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出会い系を進化させるアプリSSUME、対象エリアをソウルの繁華街ホンデ周辺から韓国全土へ拡大中

去る10月31日、韓国 Money Today 誌が、政府の未来創造科学部、韓国情報通信振興協会と共催した「韓国モバイルアプリアワード2013」で、Ivyleaf(아이비리프)の SSUME(썸)が「10月のベストアプリ」に選ばれた。今回の SSUME …

The Shivah: Kosher Edition heading to iOS, Windows Nov. 21

Wadjet Eye Games will release a completely revamped version of its 2006 point-and-click adventure game, <i>The Shivah</i>, Nov. 21 for Windows PC, iOS and Steam, the developer announced today.<p><i>The Shivah: Kosher Edition</i> will feature brand new visuals, music and more. Like the previous version, the <i>Kosher</i> …

500 Durians could make Southeast Asia cool for Silicon Valley VCs [Startup Asia preview]

Southeast Asia has been ignored for far too long by Western VCs. Usually, when one mentions Asia in startup circles, China usually gets brought up …

App Annie: Taiwan now ranks #5 in Google Play revenues, sits alongside Japan and Korea

Today App Annie released its App Annie Market Index for Q3 2013, summarizing and analyzing the latest market trends for mobile app downloads.<p>On the …

How contest startup Bounty Hunter went from noodle sandwiches to 500 Startups in 3 years

Over the past two years a steady stream of Taiwan-based startups have been picked to join 500 Startups, the accelerator program founded by Paypal …

Xiaomi gets literate, launches e-reader app and e-book store

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi this week launched a new homemade e-reader app on its MIUI app store. Xiaomi Xiaoshuo will not have its own …

Windows 8.1でやっておきたい「ちょっと濃い目」の設定

Learn from South Korea: its gaming market is just $600M less than China’s and double Japan’s

The total size of the worldwide gaming market is $78 billion. Only 18 percent of that is from the USA, where it totaled at $14.8 billion. As we …

Razer CEO tells students it’s okay to waste time, get an ‘F’

Tan Min-Liang, the Singapore-born CEO and creative director of gaming hardware Razer, is like a mini Steve Jobs.<p>Besides emulating the Apple …

5 Taiwan startups that don’t have a “small market mentality”

Yesterday, former Google China chief and current Innovation Works CEO Kai-fu Lee made some controversial comments regarding Taiwan’s internet …

Timbre Speakers

You spend enough time at your desk that you care about what everything on it looks like, or you at least should care. That's why you need a set of …

A complete list of the 18 payment players in Vietnam

We recently covered 10 online payment platforms in Southeast Asia and I figured I’d follow up with a closer look at Vietnam’s landscape. In Vietnam’s …

Square Enix and Indiegogo partner for crowdfunding initiative

Square Enix and Indiegogo are partnering for a new crowdfunding endeavor that will help indie developers collect feedback directly from potential audiences before moving ahead with development, the companies announced today.<p>According to the website, the Square Enix Collective is a "curated …

急速に拡大する市場、韓国カカオゲームのプラットフォームに進出するワンオブゼム

[東京ゲームショウ2013] 世界累計50万DLを超えたAncient Surferの開発元、サマータイムスタジオに聞く(ビデオ) - THE BRIDGE(ザ・ブリッジ)

Zeboyd's 16-bit JRPG-inspired Cosmic Star Heroine goes to Kickstarter

The turn-based role-playing game inspired by classic Japanese titles like <i>Chrono Trigger</i>, <i>Phantasy Star</i> and <i>Suikoden</i>, Zeboyd Games' <i>Cosmic Star Heroine</i>, has turned to Kickstarter to fund its development.<p>The developer of <i>Breath of Death 7</i> and <i>Cthulhu Saves the World</i> is seeking $100,000 to create <i>Cosmic</i> …

You are not alone: Indotable will help you connect over food

Forever alone? Not anymore. Now is the time for you to mingle over food with the help of Indotable. Indotable has two main features: an online …

TradeHero raises $10 million in capital, with a keen eye on China

Singapore-based startup TradeHero today announced it has raised $10 million funding from Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers China fund (KPCB China) and …

Forget the funny name, Jalan Tikus may be Indonesia’s biggest app store startup

Online piracy is rampant in Indonesia, and as a result, due to the ease of obtaining free content, few local sites cater users who prefer to obtain …

How freemium games make you pay

<i>This post was first published on Games in Asia.</i><p>Nils Pihl is the cofounder of a behavioral analytics startup based in Beijing called Mention LLC. His …

Kyoto University launches new $60 million fund to invest in Asian startups

Kyoto University, a Japanese research university, is launching its second venture fund worth $60 million to invest in startups in Japan and the …

Philippine mobile users download the most games and apps in Southeast Asia

Of the one billion internet users in Asia, 623 million access the web through their mobile phones. Indeed, Asians are increasingly using their …

Former BioWare writer Hepler plans to work on new relationship-driven RPG

Jennifer Hepler, who recently left BioWare in the wake of death threats, plans to work on a Kickstarter-backed "relationship-driven science fiction RPG" called <i>Ambrov X</i>, the writer tells Polygon.<p>While Hepler described <i>Ambrov X</i> as her new project, according to the Kickstarter page Hepler's involvement …

2012年におけるモバイルコンテンツの日本の市場規模は88億米ドル、ゲームは51億米ドルに - THE BRIDGE(ザ・ブリッジ)

Elemental: Fallen Enchantress – Legendary Heroes update 1.3 adds AI fixes

The standalone, turn-based expansion to Stardock's <i>Elemental: Fallen Enchantress, Elemental: Fallen Enchantress - Legendary Heroes</i>, received UI improvements, balance tweaks and several AI changes in its latest update.<p>Update 1.3 will make AI units "more aggressive" about training units, …

Game Dev Tycoon arriving on Steam Aug. 29, sequel planned

<i>Game Dev Tycoon</i>, a simulation game that tasks you with managing a successful game development studio, is coming to Steam for Windows PC and Mac on Aug. 29, developer Greenheart Games announced on its blog.<p>The game is available to pre-order for $7.99 (usually $9.99) and those who already own the …

Shadow of the Eternals falls short of Kickstarter goal

Precursor Games' spiritual successor to 2002's <i>Eternal Darkness: Sanity's Requiem</i>, <i>Shadow of the Eternals</i>, failed to reach its Kickstarter goal of $750,000.<p>The campaign met its unsuccessful end yesterday after a 29-day run. Precursor was only able to raise $323,950 of its goal with the help of 5,932 …

The Adventure Is Set To Begin: Oceanhorn Gets Its First Official Trailer

Oceanhorn: Monster of Uncharted Seas is a highly anticipated iOS game that promises to offer players a Zelda-like experience for iPhone, iPad, and …

Torchlight 2 sold more than two million copies

<i>Torchlight 2</i> sold more than two million units in under 10 months, achieving double the amount of sales as <i>Torchlight</i> in half the time, according to a press release.<p>The action role-playing game launched in September 2012 as a follow-up to the 2009 title. Like its predecessor, players explore randomly …

Ridiculous Fishing updated to let you play your own music, use knife

<i>Ridiculous Fishing</i> developer Vlambeer updated the iOS title to version 1.1 today, adding new elements like custom soundtracks.<p>The patch fixes minor bugs and small annoyances that occasionally made the game frustrating for players. For example, the main character now has a knife with which he can …