Posts Tagged ‘china’


Report: Xbox and PlayStation to officially enter the Chinese market

Report: Xbox and PlayStation to officially enter the Chinese market
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Apr 2, 2014 / 3 comment(s)

With reports doing the rounds earlier this year that China’s long-standing ban on the official sale of videogame consoles in…


Report: China’s ban on the sale of game consoles has temporarily been lifted

Report: China’s ban on the sale of game consoles has temporarily been lifted
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Jan 7, 2014 / 1 comment(s)

According to a report on Reuters, and taken from a statement released by China’s State Council, a 14-year-old ban on…


Monster Hunter Online announced for Chinese market, powered by CryEngine 3

Monster Hunter Online announced for Chinese market, powered by CryEngine 3
News / Written by Tom Morrison / Apr 19, 2013 / 0 comment(s)

Chinese gamers usually get the short end of the stick when it comes to experiencing the latest and greatest releases,…


Rumour: Chinese authorities may lift decade-long console ban

Rumour: Chinese authorities may lift decade-long console ban
News / Written by Tom Morrison / Jan 29, 2013 / 0 comment(s)

China is the largest untapped market for videogame sales in the world, and continues to be a tough territory to…


New Mario-themed 3DS XL designs headed to China

New Mario-themed 3DS XL designs headed to China
News / Written by Tom Morrison / Nov 2, 2012 / 0 comment(s)

Gamers in China will soon be able to get their hands on a trio of Mario themed 3DS XL bundles…


Call of Duty Online is real, debut trailer goes live with Activision, Tencent website [Update]

Call of Duty Online is real, debut trailer goes live with Activision, Tencent website [Update]
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Jul 3, 2012 / 0 comment(s)

First mentioned into existence by Activision Blizzard CEO of Publishing, Eric Hirshberg, in early 2011, Call of Duty Online has…


Activision reveals free-to-play Call of Duty for China, two movie tie-in titles announced

Activision reveals free-to-play Call of Duty for China, two movie tie-in titles announced
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Feb 10, 2011 / 0 comment(s)

At an investor call earlier today (or yesterday, depending), Activision Blizzard CEO of Publishing Eric Hirshberg announced that a free-to-play…