Chinese Publishers Looking to Catch the VR Wave with Heroes of the Seven Seas

Vickie Chen , CEO of Avia Games, represents Chinese gaming companies hoping to break into the western market. Last week,  in a non-descript Silicon Valley garage, we caught up with Ms. Chen to chat about Mirage Interactive, a fast-growing VR game studio out of Beijing. Even with the understanding that the Chinese (and Asia overall) consumer market has vast revenue […]

SGN Gets $130 Million Investment from South Korea’s Netmarble Games

Korean Gaming Giant Becomes SGN’s Largest Shareholder to Turbo Charge the Studio’s Growth the Fastest Growing Major U.S. Mobile Games Studio   SGN announced an investment of $130 million from Netmarble Games, a mobile games publisher in South Korea. With this investment, Netmarble will become the largest shareholder in SGN. In this strategic partnership, SGN […]

Lenovo Enters the VR Market

At the Lenovo Tech World in Beijing this week, the company announced their foray into VR wearables Similar to Samsung’s Gear VR headset,  Lenovo VR is made primarily of plastic and works by having a smartphone slip into the headset. Company officials have said that the Lenovo VR headset will only work specifically with Lenovo […]