In the past five years, when mobile games boomed, costs increased while revenue began running abroad, but the market overview still grew strongly when players tended to spend more money. A Niko Partners report estimates that in 2019, the total revenue of the online game market was $477.6 million from the PC market and $263 million from the mobile market. The mobile segment alone increased by 50% over the same period last year, although this number may not be completely accurate and will be discussed later in this article. … [Read more...] about Online game industry: VN still imports games after more than 15 years
In 2020, although it was the winner of the domestic tournament (for the 4th time in a row), Team Flash was disappointed when it was stopped early at the APL 2020 international tournament. Therefore, the bonus for ADC and his teammates was less than expected. … [Read more...] about Vietnamese eSports players with highest income in H1
AS Mobile's real name is Nguyen Huu Sang (born in 1996 in Vung Tau City). He built his own YouTube channel very early. AS Mobile channel earned only VND2 million between 2014 and 2018. The turning point was made when Free Fire was released in Vietnam. Sang quickly got acquainted with this game and became the number 1 streamer of the Free Fire. … [Read more...] about The richest self-made streamers in Vietnam
After the ban ended, SGP paid VND200 million ($9,000) to recruit this player even though he had never played professionally before. The name “Bang” was a hit phenomenon of the Vietnam’s Arena of Valor at the 2020 Spring Hall of Fame tournament in an unprecedented way. … [Read more...] about Who are the eSports prodigies in Vietnam?
As of March 24, Ho Chi Minh City has reported 30 cases of COVID-19 infection, three of whom (two Chinese nationals and an overseas Vietnamese) have been successfully treated and recovered. The rest of the patients are being quarantined and are undergoing treated. Until late March 24, Vietnam had 123 positive cases for COVID-19, with the first 17 patients successfully cured and zero deaths so far. … [Read more...] about Ho Chi Minh City closes restaurants and beer clubs from March 24