VIETNAM

Vietnam's hit game developer pulls plug on Flappy Bird

HANOI - The Vietnamese developer behind the smash-hit free game Flappy Bird has pulled his creation from online stores after announcing that its runaway success had ruined his "simple life".

11 Feb 2014

THAILAND

Not child's play: Adults rule the gaming world in South East Asia

BANGKOK, THAILAND: Effective Measure, a leading provider of digital media planning solutions in emerging markets, today reported that 77% of South East Asia's gaming audience is adults aged between 21 to 60 years old - highlighting the growing popularity of casual gaming as a significant adult pastime.

23 Nov 2011