According to a report released by Sensor Tower on August 9, a total of 39 Chinese firms were listed in the publisher's top 100 global mobile game revenue list in July. In total, these companies garnered more than $2.03 billion.
China Mobile Games and Entertainment Group Limited (CMGE) announced on August 5 that it has obtained a full range of IP authorization under DreamWorks Animation LLC.
According to Chinese business data platform Tianyancha, litigation documents filed by miHoYo, the developer of video games including Genshin Impact, against three entities under 37 Interactive Entertainment were recently made public.
On August 1, China's National Press and Publication Administration released a list of 69 new games that have been formally approved in August for domestic release.
In June 2021, the police in Xuhui District, Shanghai, cracked down on a case of making and selling cheating programs for miHoYo's game named Genshin Impact. Recently, the court in the district sentenced the three defendants to prison.
Mobile app research firm Sensor Tower reported on July 28 that a total of 23 Chinese mobile games made it into the top 100 bestsellers in the US during the first half of 2022, for a combined total of $1.41 billion, accounting for 20.6% of the top 100's total revenue.
Chinese game developer Perfect World has announced the launch of an overseas version of its open world game Tower of Fantasy on August 10, and the number of pre-registrants globally has exceeded 3 million.
Tencent E-sports held its annual launch event on July 26. The latest progress of the League of Legends: Wild Rift regarding e-sports and its key events planning in the future was introduced on the event.
The latest report for China's e-sports industry from January to June 2022 was officially released on July 22. The report shows that in the first half of this year, the revenue of China's e-sports industry was 76.497 billion yuan ($11.31 billion).
Shanghai-based video game developer miHoYo announced on July 22 that it will start small-scale closed beta testing with deleted files for a new game called "Zenless Zone Zero" at 10:00 on August 5.
A report released by two Chinese game industry institutions on July 21 showed that from January to June, the actual sales revenue of China's game market was 147.789 billion yuan ($21.84 billion), down 1.80% year-on-year, the first annual decline in recent years.
Sensor Tower’s recent data showed that the global users of Riot Games’ League of Legends: Wild Rift have spent more than $500 million through Apple's App Store and Google Play.
NetEase Games, the online games division of Chinese tech giant NetEase, on July 18 announced Jar of Sparks, a new first-party studio that will enjoy full creative freedom within the corporate network.
Popular Chinese online game Honor of Kings, developed by Shenzhen-based Tencent, is the highest-paid mobile MOBA game in the world.The firm released alpha tests in Mexico for an international version on July 14.
China's National Press and Publication Administration on July 12 released this month's approval information for new domestic online games, granting licenses for 67 titles.