Monthly Archives: August 2012

Choose this year’s best game

Just like Oscars or Grammys, the online gaming community has it’s own awards ceremony for acknowledging industry excellence: the Game Developers Choice Online Awards (GDCOA). UBM Techweb, the event organizers, want the opinion of gaming enthusiasts – like you – to choose this … Continue reading

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Letting Piggs loose in the kitchen

For connoisseurs of Ameba games, there’s no question that Pigg offers more than Pico. The Japanese language virtual community now has another addictive mini-game called Pigg Café. The game launched on August 16 and is reminiscent of the now defunct World … Continue reading

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Repost: Pico World dev team relocated to Jakarta, hunts for local talents

e27.sg, a trusted source of information on Asia’s growing start-up businesses, reports that big changes at CyberAgent, Inc. This month the company moved the entire team that develops new stuff for Pico to Indonesia. This comes as the country celebrates … Continue reading

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Getting back to Japanese Park

After two months it seems that people are returning to hang out Japanese Park in throngs. What caused the exodus? No one knows. But the fact is that after the June 10 game update the park became as quiet as a … Continue reading

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First look at Merlin game play

For fans of the Merlin TV show the prospect of playing a social game based on the series is an exciting one. Today, game developers Bossa Studios have released their first look at the inner workings of the game: Since finding out … Continue reading

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The Walking Dead social game comes alive on Facebook

Nothing brings friends together like … bashing in zombie heads? Well, that’s what AMC and game developers RockYou Studios are hoping. After much anticipation (I’ve been waiting since March), fans of the hit AMC show, The Walking Dead (TWD), can now … Continue reading

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