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Let's talk about Motifs: Trends in Japan


Social-card-battle games such as Rage of Bahamut and Zombie Jombie are creating a buzz in the United States. The spotlight on this genre will further intensify with Zynga’s recent announcement of the release of two games; Montopia and Ayakashi: Ghost Guild.
Ever since the debut of Dragon Collection in 2010, a large number of social card battle games have been released in Japan, and developers have implemented a number of improvements along the way. There are quite a few things to be learned from the changes and current trends.


Japanese Social Gaming: Greatist Hit Titles, Development and Changes


Social game development in Japan is primarily based on two mobile platforms: GREE and Mobage. In this article, we will introduce the development and changes that has taken place in the market with the greatist hit titles.