Thu, 16 May 2019 17:59
Shopee launches gaming tournament
In line with the popularity of e-sports in Thailand, Shopee, an e-commerce platform in Southeast Asia and Taiwan, in partnership with Garena, an online game and social platform, has launched the Shopee x RoV Grand Challenger Tournament.
Wed, 01 May 2019 14:47
Scam victims file complaint over fake virtual corn farming game
Some 30 disgruntled online gamers have filed complaints with Crime Suppression Division (CSD) police in Bangkok alleging they had been duped by a cosmetic surgery promoter to invest real money into a virtual corn farming game to earn cash.
Fri, 12 Apr 2019 11:49
Ichitan ready to boost your game
Ichitan Group has joined hands with Garena Online, a leading online game and social platform, on the campaign Ichitan X Free Fire, marking its first time sponsoring the e-sports arena.
Sat, 30 Mar 2019 01:00
Giants aren’t playing around in games shift
Technology titans Apple and Google are entering the online games market. Apple has announced Apple Arcade, a game subscription service that will feature over 100 new and exclusive games, while Google has set out to disrupt the video game world with its Stadia platform that will let players stream blockbuster titles to any device.
Fri, 31 Aug 2018 11:31
China to limit number of online games over myopia fears
Shares of Chinese video game companies plunged on Friday after the government unveiled plans to control the number of online games as part of an effort to prevent myopia among children.
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 11:47
A celebration of youth
Riot Games, the video game publisher behind the popular online game “League of Legends”, turns the lens on players and fans with Hyperplay, the first integrated Asean eSports and music festival being held at the Singapore Indoor Stadium on August 4 and 5.
Sat, 16 Jun 2018 06:00
Govt blamed for rise in child online game addicts
THE NUMBER of children addicted to online games has risen by 100 per cent in the short span since the government decided to recognise “e-sports” last October, said a psychiatrist who spoke up yesterday to highlight the adverse impacts from the decision.
Wed, 11 Apr 2018 13:18
Spending with a favourite hero
Characters from the popular Garena ROV online game that has seen up to 10 million downloads in Thailand in the last six months, are now emblazoned on a new limited-edition KBank K-RoV Debit Card.
Wed, 04 Apr 2018 01:00
Late night online game proves lucky
WARUT POONPON, 29, was lucky to have been awake until early yesterday playing the online ROV game. He was alert to the fire that broke out in his apartment building, which claimed three lives, and escaped in time.
Tue, 06 Mar 2018 01:00
Brunei telecom operator ups broadband offerings
TELEKOM Brunei Berhad (TelBru) will be rolling out a revised bandwidth-quota price structure of its existing broadband plans next month, and will also introduce a High Speed Quota-Based Plan to appeal to users such as online gamers and streamers, who require more speed as opposed to more data.
Tue, 20 Feb 2018 07:59
Play 'fake news tycoon' to combat misinformation
Trolling, impersonating, demonising: these are just some of the behaviours encouraged in a new online game launching Tuesday in which young players become "fake news tycoons" -- to counter growing misinformation.
Sat, 26 Aug 2017 01:00
Clash of Clans – now in Thai
Tencent brings out a local version of the globally popular online game
Wed, 26 Jul 2017 07:07
Adobe bidding Flash farewell in 2020
SAN FRANCISCO - Adobe on Tuesday said its Flash software that served up video and online games for decades will be killed off over the next three years.
Fri, 02 Jun 2017 10:03
University student killed, teenager injured in mysterious shooting
A university student was killed and his teenage friend injured when the house in Samut Prakan province where they were playing online games with seven other friends was fired at late Thursday night.
Tue, 09 Aug 2016 12:44
Gaming may boost teens' school results: Australian study
SYDNEY - Playing online games may boost teenagers' school results while spending time on social networks such as Facebook could do the opposite, according to an Australian study.