Tencent's net profit in the second quarter increased by 33% year-on-year, and the usage time of video accounts nearly doubled.
Shawn Layden, the former CEO of Sony Interactive Entertainment's U.S. division and chairman of Worldwide Studios, announced on his LinkedIn account on September 20 that he has joined Tencent Games as a strategic advisor.
Tencent Games introduced 44 products and projects for the Chinese market, along with several concepts that harness game-related technology for cultural, industrial and scientific research, during its "SPARK 2022" conference held on Monday.
LightSpeed Studios, a prominent Chinese game developer and subsidiary of Tencent Games, released a teaser trailer for its new product on June 24, which was developed by Unreal Engine 5.
Tencent Games, the gaming branch of Chinese Internet giant Tencent, announced on Wednesday that the "SPARK 2022" launch event would be held at 20:00 on June 27.
LightSpeed Studios, a prominent Chinese game developer and subsidiary of Tencent Games, announced on Monday that it has conducted a comprehensive upgrade of its branding and vision.
An article about the Chinese economy published by an official WeChat account was widely forwarded among users on May 21. It was reported that Tencent CEO Pony Ma had also forwarded the article.
Tencent Games has set up a new studio in Liverpool, UK, led by Pete Smith, VP of partnerships for Tencent Games Global.
Many Tencent-owned games have announced recently that Shenzhen Tencent Tianyou Technology Ltd., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tencent, will join as another main operator of these games.
Tencent announced on Thursday afternoon that it will officially cease operations for its Diablo-like game, "Raziel," for users in the Chinese mainland at 11:00 on June 15, 2022.
Yunshang Yuyi, a mobile game developed by Seasun Entertainment and distributed by Tencent Games, canceled the original service suspension announcement.
Ubisoft, an internationally renowned gaming company, will announce a new mobile game on April 6, which may be the mobile version of Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege.
Arena of Valor, an overseas version of the Honor of Kings mobile game, has been given upgraded importance and is now considered a strategic key project as of September 2021.
Mobile application and gaming market research platform Sensor Tower released the revenue ranking today for Chinese mobile game publishers in the global app store and Google Play during February 2022.
Tencent Games announced the launch of its new distribution brand, Level Infinite. The company touts the new brand as "dedicated to providing high-quality games to users all over the world".
Several insiders at game companies said that the approval of game registration numbers may be resumed soon while the latest list of approved domestic online game registration numbers was released three month ago.
On Tuesday, Qingcheng Times (Shenzhen) Technology held a brand launch conference in Beijing, with core team members appearing.
Some netizens found that some elements on the teaser poster of Honor of Kings' spin-off game named Codename-03 came from the scenario Meteorite Shards Location in the game Genshin Impact owned by miHoYo Technology.
Recently, as some netizens reported, the page of mobile title League of Legends: Wild Rift could not be opened in WeChat. In response, officials said on Wednesday that the page was being fixed.
With this deal, the Chinese internet giant replaces Polish investment firm Rockbridge TFI to become the gaming company's largest shareholder.