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How to Download PUBG Mobile on iPhone and Android

By Brittany Vincent, Mar 19, 2018 3:20pm PDT

Heard about PUBG Mobile being out in the US but need some help finding it? We've got your back. 


"I would assume there’s some sort of DLC model incoming. But yeah it sold millions on the PC ..."

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Tencent's PUBG Mobile is Available for Download in the US Right Now

By Brittany Vincent, Mar 19, 2018 2:40pm PDT

If you're looking to take your favorite PUBG moments on the go, PUBG Mobile has finally made its US debut. 


Tencent Announces Mobile Esports Arena of Valor World Cup

By Kevin Tucker, Feb 05, 2018 12:05pm PST

The hit MOBA game is bringing mobile esports to North America later this year.


Tencent's Investment In Skydance Includes Virtual Reality Initiatives

By Charles Singletary, Jan 26, 2018 11:10am PST

Skydance has a hand in quite a few major franchises and this new partnership will expand their reach into the Chinese market.


Tencent MOBA Arena of Valor Has Soft Launched In America

By Kevin Tucker, Dec 20, 2017 3:30pm PST

Players in the U.S. can now check out the mobile game so addictive that it was likened to drugs.


Tencent And PUBG Corp Reveal Second Mobile PUBG Game

By Kevin Tucker, Dec 05, 2017 12:30pm PST

Tencent announces an all-new mobile PUBG game just over a week after announcing the first.


The Cartridge Family 016 - Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Arrives, John is King Magoo

By Joe Stasio, Dec 04, 2017 3:00am PST

The family holds the ceremonial crowning of their very first Magoo, one John of House Benyamine, first of his name?


Modojo Rewind: Of Mobility And Men

By Kevin Tucker, Dec 01, 2017 5:20pm PST

This week's Modojo Rewind examines a flood of incoming mobile games with just the right amount of Switch-based goodness.


Tencent And Bluehole Are Developing A Mobile Version Of PUBG

By Kevin Tucker, Nov 28, 2017 1:20pm PST

The mobile version of the hit game is being developed specifically for Chinese territories.


"Due to the high demands of PUBG putting it on a Note 7 will classify it as a weapon of mass ..."

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DayZ creator teasing a new multiplayer game with Tencent cash infusion

By John Keefer, Sep 14, 2016 11:44am PDT

Dean Hall of Rocketwerkz isn't saying too much too soon, though.


"The DayZ mod was exciting cus it actually did something new, something original when all the AAA ..."

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Chinese Firm Tencent Looking To Close Deal on Mobile Gaming Giant Supercell

By Brittany Vincent, Jun 15, 2016 10:02am PDT

The deal is valued at $9 billion. That's a huge chunk of change. 


"9 billion dollars!!!!!!! So Supercell is worth more than Ubisoft?"

- TheIneffableBob see all 3 comments

League of Legends is headed to Windows 10

By Daniel Perez, Mar 18, 2015 6:35am PDT

League of Legends is heading to Windows 10 thanks to a partnership between Microsoft and Tencent.


"If you are matched with them then your MMR is bad enough to deserve it. "

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Report: Activision 'possible buyers' include Microsoft, Tencent

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 11, 2012 11:00am PDT

Activision parent company Vivendi may be looking to sell off its video game division. "Possible buyers" include Chinese game giant Tencent and Microsoft.


"If Microsoft do buy Activison naturally all activision owned IP's would become Microsoft owned. ..."

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Call of Duty Online announced as free-to-play for China

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 03, 2012 8:00am PDT

The Call of Duty series has found huge success with annual sequels, DLC packs galore and a paid premium service, but that doesn't work in every market. Enter Call of Duty Online, a free-to-play FPS announced today and so far only confirmed for China.


"Does one of the maps involve running over protesters with a tank?"

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Epic lands Tencent investment

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 19, 2012 8:00am PDT

Colossal Chinese Internet company Tencent is picking up a minority stake in Epic Games, giving the Gears of War developer and Unreal Engine maker a cash injection. They're quiet on how big the investment was and how big a stake Epic gave away.


"hmmm...would a company with healthy cash flow want a foreign investor to come in and start ..."

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