Developing hit products: An Interview with COLOPL



Soon after COLOPL released “Treasure Detective”, its first mobile social game in January this year, the game found itself solidly situated on the top-grossing ranks. Until now, the company has released three mobile social games, each of which has subsequently become a hit.  In this interview we talked with Iwao Muramatsu, the person responsible for social games at COLOPL, about the company’s game development.Read More


Aiming for the Top in Mobile Gaming: A Talk with COLOPL’s Naruatsu Baba


We had an interview with Naruatsu Baba, COLOPL's CEO and posted it on Tech in Asia (Article Link).

COLOPL is a mobile game developer doing well on both Android and iOS. Especially, they are having ahuge success in Android, seen as the No.1 developer in the Japanese Google Play. Mr. Baba told us some interesting pieces about their success and future vision.

Aiming for the Top in Mobile Gaming: A Talk with COLOPL’s Naruatsu Baba [Tech in Asia]


[Interview] EA: making a Big Hit on GREE


Last November, Electronic Arts released their title FIFA World Class Soccer on GREE, garnering the top rank in popularity and a host of the GREE Platform Award. At Playfish Japan, EA’s department that co-developed the World Class Soccer title, we spoke with Mr. Satoyoshi and Mr. Nakata to get the inside story on the development of their mobile gaming hit.
Mr. Satayoshi and Mr. Nakata from EA
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[Interview] Gameloft: Launching Social Card Battle Game Globally through GREE Platform


Gameloft, most known by developing games for smartphones and tablets, released Gang Domination this June. It was rolled out simultaneously worldwide using GREE Platform. We spoke to Gameloft's Mr. Fujikawa at Tokyo Game Show about their game development.

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Rage of Bahamut hits China: DeNA strategy to thrive


Rage of Bahamut, the Japan-made(*) hit title in the U.S., comes to China. The Android version has been released and the iOS one is comming. It uses Mobage China, the social-gaming network DeNA is providing. Recently, DeNA is aggressively breaking into the Chinese Android market. We'll give you a few points about their strategy in the Chinese market.

RoB_China(via Cygames)
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