Global Games Corp

Type: Company
Name: Global Games Corp
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

What is Quidditch?

Say 'Quidditch' to a Harry Potter fan, and they'd know you're talking about the fictional sport invented by J.K. Rowling and played by the bespectacled wizard boy wonder. Over the past few years, Quidditch has flown out of the pages to become a real sport, ... [Published ELLE Malaysia - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Supermicro UK launches cloud gaming applicance (CGA)

Cloud SaaS by Duncan MacRae |14 August 2014 CGA to take advantage of explosive growth in cloud gaming.Supermicro , a specialist in high efficiency server technology is launching the Cloud Gaming Appliance (CGA), said to be the first end-to-end solution ... [Published Computer Business Review - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 3 reports

Arfy is a keeper, but he's no snitch

Arfy Papadam is captain and co-founder of the Macarthur Weasleys, the only non-university-based quidditch team in NSW.You don't have to be a Potter-head to enjoy quidditch.Currans Hill's Arfy Papadam is captain and co-founder (with wife Clare Thorn) of ... [Published Macarthur Advertiser - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 1 reports

'Consolidation Crush': The 5 Drivers Behind $12.5B Games Acquisitions In The Last 12 Months

by Isabelle HierholtzThe last 12 months have seen a record $12.5B games acquisitions across mobile games ($4.6B), MMO games ($4B), games tech ($2.8B) and console games ($1B), as detailed in Digi-Capital’s new Global Games Investment Review Q2 2014 . There ... [Published Seeking Alpha - Aug 05 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 1 reports

Quidditch sweeping through valley

There may be no wands, capes, or flying broomsticks in the real-life quidditch world — but the magic is still there.Although the fictional game may have inspired this sport, there’s nothing imaginary about the athleticism, strategy and toughness needed ... [Published Banff Crag & Canyon - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

"Global Games Software" Is Now Available at Fast Market Research

Boston, MA -- ( SBWIRE ) -- 07/29/2014 -- Global Games Software industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value 2009-13, and forecast to 2018). The profile also contains descriptions of ... [Published SBWire - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 11 reports

Tango unveils USD 25 mln Global Games Fund for developers

Mobile messaging company, Tango has announced two major initiatives aimed at expanding the company's games publishing business: a USD 25 million Tango Global Games Fund and the appointment of Jim Ying as its vice president of games publishing.The Tango ... [Published Telecompaper - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 2 reports

After getting US$280M from Alibaba, Tango wants to be the next LINE

How? By opening up a global game fund that looks like a good opportunity for game developers in Southeast AsiaWhile chat app Tango isn’t that well-known in Asia compared to LINE and KakaoTalk , the fact that Alibaba put in a Series D funding of US$280 ... [Published E27 - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Canada takes bronze in international Quidditch tournament

The magical sport of Quidditch made the leap from the pages of Harry Potter to the field in Burnaby this weekend.Seven teams from around the world gathered to take part in the biennial Quidditch Global Games in Burnaby Saturday.Hugh Pomodore of Team Canada ... [Published CTV News - Jul 21 2014]
Entities: Sport, Harry Potter, Canada
First reported Jul 19 2014 - Updated Jul 19 2014 - 1 reports

The sport of wizards

Vancouver Sun Saturday 19th July, 2014Running around a field with a broom between your legs might seem a little, well, weird. But not to Burnaby's Rebecca Alley and Ema Shiroma-Chao. They'll be representing Canada Saturday at the quidditch Global Games ... [Published Canada Standard - Jul 19 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

Quidditch Global Games Begin on July 19

BURNABY, BC , July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The FIFA World Cup may have ended, but international sports competition is continuing this weekend with a new tournament: the 2014 Quidditch Global Games! The world's best quidditch teams are competing ... [Published PR Newswire - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jun 24 2014 - Updated Jun 24 2014 - 1 reports

Gamer globe: The top 100 countries by 2014 game revenue

Image Credit: Newzoo There are 7.2 billion people on this planet, 2.97 billion of which have web access. Of those, 1.8 billion are gamers, and they’ll spend $82 billion in 2014 on Clash of Clans, FIFA 2014, and millions of other games. The spendiest ... [Published Venturebeat - Jun 24 2014]

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Steve Tyson, head of Gaming & Entertainment at Supermicro UK, said: "This is the future for gaming. It is fast, convenient, inexpensive and we predict that it will grow as big as the online movie market if not bigger. In conjunction with nVidia, we are providing an opportunity for any organisation which wants GAAS ( Gaming as a service) to easily provide their customers with the highest level of gaming experience without the need to purchase expensive hardware or software and with no compromise on quality, speed or experience."
"It's a really competitive, strategic and challenging sport. We're always trying to recruit new people."
""It's a really competitive, strategic and challenging sport — it has the potential to become popular, like any mainstream sport," said Mr Papadam, who plays chaser."
"No other messaging app has made a financial commitment of this magnitude," Ying said in a statement. "The Tango Global Games Fund is unique in that it gives developers an amazing opportunity to leverage a leading messaging platform, as well as take advantage of our marketing efforts to launch top-tier games."

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What is Quidditch? [Published ELLE Malaysia - Aug 25 2014]
Supermicro UK launches cloud gaming applicance ... [Published Computer Business Review - Aug 14 2014]
Arfy is a keeper, but he's no snitch [Published Macarthur Advertiser - Aug 12 2014]
No bludgers in quidditch team [Published Camden Advertiser - Aug 12 2014]
Muggles have a ball with sport [Published Daily Telegraph Australia - Macarthur - Aug 11 2014]
'Consolidation Crush': The 5 Drivers Behind $12... [Published Seeking Alpha - Aug 05 2014]
Quidditch sweeping through valley [Published Banff Crag & Canyon - Aug 01 2014]
"Global Games Software" Is Now Available at Fas... [Published SBWire - Jul 29 2014]
Tango unveils USD 25 mln Global Games Fund for ... [Published Telecompaper - Jul 22 2014]
After getting US$280M from Alibaba, Tango wants... [Published E27 - Jul 22 2014]
Tango Luring Developers To Its Platform With Ne... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 22 2014]
Tango launches $25M gaming fund to expand platform [Published Vator.tv - Jul 21 2014]
Tango Luring Developers To Its Platform With Ne... [Published Atlanta Journal And Constitution - Jul 21 2014]
Tango sets up $25 million game dev fund [Published GamesIndustry.biz - Jul 21 2014]
Tango Luring Developers To Its Platform With Ne... [Published TechCrunch - Jul 21 2014]
Tango Luring Developers To Its Platform With Ne... [Published TechCrunch Europe - Jul 21 2014]
Tango $25M games fund opens for business [Published Mobile Money Live - Jul 21 2014]
How do messaging apps make money? They’re gamin... [Published Quartz - Jul 21 2014]
Mobile messaging platform Tango hires game publ... [Published Venturebeat - Jul 21 2014]
Tango Announces a Mobile Messaging First: $25 M... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Jul 21 2014]
TANGO ANNOUNCES A MOBILE MESSAGING FIRST : $25 ... [Published 4 Traders - Jul 21 2014]
Canada takes bronze in international Quidditch ... [Published CTV News - Jul 21 2014]
The sport of wizards [Published Canada Standard - Jul 19 2014]
Quidditch Global Games Begin on July 19 [Published PR Newswire - Jul 15 2014]
Gamer globe: The top 100 countries by 2014 game... [Published Venturebeat - Jun 24 2014]
Super Evil Megacorp Attracts $15M and Posse of ... [Published WSJ.com: Venture Capital Dispatch - Jun 05 2014]
WildTangent Announces It Is the World's Largest... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Feb 26 2014]
Ziff Davis Appoints Damon Johnson as SVP, Gener... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Jan 28 2014]
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Tango Luring Developers To Its Platform With Ne... [Published TechCrunch - Jul 21 2014]
 Months after raising more than $280 million from Alibaba in a Series D round, Tango is looking to stand out in the messaging app space by committing $25 million to a fund to promote games built on its network and even make investments in exceptional ...
Tango Luring Developers To Its Platform With Ne... [Published TechCrunch Europe - Jul 21 2014]
 Months after raising more than $280 million from Alibaba in a Series D round, Tango is looking to stand out in the messaging app space by committing $25 million to a fund to promote games built on its network and even make investments in exceptional ...
Mobile messaging platform Tango hires game publ... [Published Venturebeat - Jul 21 2014]
Above: Tango games Image Credit: Tango Tango , the mobile messaging network with 200 million users, wants everyone to know it is serious about publishing mobile games on its platform. Today, it is announcing it has hired mobile game veteran Jim Ying ...
Tango Announces a Mobile Messaging First: $25 M... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Jul 21 2014]
Company Doubles Down on Its Games Publishing Business, Hires Top Industry Talent ...
Gamer globe: The top 100 countries by 2014 game... [Published Venturebeat - Jun 24 2014]
Image Credit: Newzoo There are 7.2 billion people on this planet, 2.97 billion of which have web access. Of those, 1.8 billion are gamers, and they’ll spend $82 billion in 2014 on Clash of Clans, FIFA 2014, and millions of other games. The spendiest ...
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