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GungHo Announces The Latest Move To Prolong The Life Cycle Of Puzzle & Dragons

Almost 3.5 years after launch, Puzzle & Dragons is still going strong in Japan, generating over US$100 million in sales per month and having crossed 36 million downloads domestically on May 15. Maker GungHo Online Entertainment (3765) has been doing its best to keep the game alive in recent years, i.e. by: updating the app with new characters, gacha, or…

GungHo Apparently To Bring Puzzle & Dragons To China, Stock Pops 18%

Japan’s top smartphone game Puzzle & Dragons is finally going to China, according to press reports circulating in Japan today. Maker GungHo Online Entertainment (3765) did confirm today there will be a special press event on December 10 that centers on the company’s international plans. Bloomberg Japan is citing a source that says during the event, GungHo will lay out its…

Puzzle & Dragons Hits 30 Million Downloads In Japan

Japan’s top smartphone game Puzzle & Dragons has finally reached the 30 million download mark in Japan, maker GungHo Online Entertainment (3765) said today. Puzzle & Dragons was released on the Japanese App Store on February 20, 2012. Versions for Android and Amazon Kindle were added later. GungHo decided to “re-launch” the Japanese version of Puzzle & Dragons on July 29…

Puzzle & Dragons Hits 29 Million Downloads, GungHo Delays Update Puzzle & Dragons W

Japan’s top smartphone game Puzzle & Dragons hit 29 million downloads, maker GungHo Online Entertainment (3765) announced today. The number was reached inside Japan only (on iOS, Android, and Amazon Kindle). What’s interesting to note here is that the growth rate, the time it takes Puzzle & Dragons to add one million users, is slowing down. A total of…

Picotto Kingdom: Puzzle & Dragons Maker GungHo Releases New Game In Japan

After quite a long time, Puzzle & Dragons maker GungHo Online Entertainment (3765) has released a new mobile game in Japan today, Picotto Kingdom. In contrast to recent GungHo games like Summons Board or Divine Gate however, this title is not “original” but based on Picotto Knights, a free-to-play Vita action RPG that was published in 2012. Another point…

Colopl’s Quiz RPG Reaches 26 Million Downloads, Comes Close To Puzzle & Dragons

Tokyo-based mobile gaming behemoth Colopl (3668) today announced its flagship app “Quiz RPG: World Of Mystic Wiz” racked up 26 million downloads within Japan. The new milestone was reached on May 31. Quiz RPG stood at 17 million users at the beginning of this year. It seems to be just a matter of time until Quiz RPG will actually be the biggest game…

Puzzle & Dragons Hits 20 Million Users In Japan

Japan’s biggest smartphone game Puzzle & Dragons is now boasting over 20 million registered users in the country, maker GungHo Online Entertainment (3765) announced today. While this is a pretty impressive milestone, this chart from news site Social Game Info shows that growth is slowing down. It took the game 30 days to get from…

Divine Gate: A Preview Of Puzzle & Dragons Maker GungHo’s Next Big Game

At this year’s Tokyo Game Show, mobile game maker GungHo (3765) finally revealed a few more details about its follow-up to Puzzle & Dragons, Japan’s most popular smartphone title. And it’s not Puzzle & Dragons 2 but a completely new title called “Divine Gate”. GungHo actually showed the game first on September 3, but at…