Tencent Games

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Tencent Games
Native name
腾讯游戏
Téngxùn Yóuxì
Division
IndustryVideo game industry
Founded2003; 15 years ago (2003)
HeadquartersShenzhen, China
Area served
Worldwide
ParentTencent Interactive Entertainment
SubsidiariesSee § Ownerships
Websitegame.qq.com

Tencent Games (Chinese: 腾讯游戏; pinyin: Téngxùn Yóuxì) is the video game holding and publishing division of Tencent Interactive Entertainment,[2] itself a division of Chinese conglomerate Tencent.[3] Tencent Games was founded in 2003 to focus on online games.[1] As of March 2018, it is the largest video game company in the world.[4]

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  1. ^ a b "腾讯游戏 嘉年华2010". game.qq.com. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
  2. ^ "腾讯互动娱乐-腾讯互动娱乐官方网站-让想象绽放". ieg.tencent.com. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
  3. ^ "Tencent 腾讯 - Products & Services". www.tencent.com. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
  4. ^ "Tencent isn't just Ubisoft's savior — it's the world's biggest gaming company". polygon.com. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
  5. ^ "Tencent acquires majority stake in Path of Exile studio". pcgamer.com. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
  6. ^ "China's Tencent moves into Europe with investment in mobile and online game publisher Miniclip (exclusive)". venturebeat.com. 18 February 2015. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
  7. ^ "Riot Games now owned entirely by Tencent". polygon.com. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
  8. ^ Kerr, Chris. "Tencent agrees to $8.6 billion Supercell purchase". gamasutra.com. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
  9. ^ Wawro, Alex. "Tencent and LINE unite to invest millions in mobile game makers". gamasutra.com. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
  10. ^ "Activision Blizzard separates from Vivendi in deal worth $8.2B". polygon.com. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
  11. ^ Kerr, Chris. "Report: Tencent could sink $470M into Battlegrounds dev Bluehole". gamasutra.com. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
  12. ^ "Tencent to Pay $500 Million for Stake in CJ Games". bloomberg.com. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
  13. ^ "Tencent's $330M Epic Games investment absorbed 40 percent of developer [Updated]". polygon.com. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
  14. ^ Wawro, Alex. "Ghostbusters dev FireForge files for bankruptcy". gamasutra.com. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
  15. ^ "Tencent buys 9% of Frontier Developments". gamesindustry.biz. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
  16. ^ "The Kardashian effect: Tencent pays $126M for 15% of Glu Mobile". venturebeat.com. 29 April 2015. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
  17. ^ "Tencent invests in Milky Tea". gamesindustry.biz. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
  18. ^ "Netmarble Seeks as Much as $2.4 Billion in IPO for Gamemaker". bloomberg.com. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
  19. ^ "Tencent invests in Ourpalm - Report". gamesindustry.biz. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
  20. ^ "Tencent acquiring 5% equity in Paradox". gamesindustry.biz. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
  21. ^ "How Korean mobile game developers are riding the financials markets to success". pocketgamer.biz. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
  22. ^ "Tencent invests $90 million in Pocket Gems". gamesindustry.biz. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
  23. ^ Wawro, Alex. "Robot grabs minority investment from Chinese giant Tencent". gamasutra.com. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
  24. ^ "Ubisoft finally fends off Vivendi takeover bid through Tencent partnership". polygon.com. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
  25. ^ "Tencent splashes $142.2m on Chinese developer Seasun". gamesindustry.biz. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
  26. ^ "Tencent acquires stake in Shanda". gamesindustry.biz. Retrieved 3 July 2018.

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