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E3 2016: Dragon Raja and Galak-Z land on iOS later this year

Jun 17, 2016 – Appleinsider
Developed by Chinese outfit Locojoy Games, Dragon Raja is a story-driven action RPG based on the Korean literary series of the same name. The studio is partnering with Narvalous to bring the hit title stateside in the third quarter of 2016.

E3 2016: ‘Dragon Raja’ is an Impressive-Looking Hack ‘n Slash RPG that’s Popular in Asian and Heading West

Jun 1, 2016 – Toucharcade
During E3 we were able to play a brief demo of Dragon Raja, and while it certainly treads familiar territory in the action RPG genre, it had some really impressive visuals and satisfying combat that controlled really well on the touchscreen.

5 key mobile game trends from GDC 2016

Mar 25, 2016 – Pocketgamer

Asian companies seeking success in the west, and vice versa, is by no means a new phenomenon. However, it did seem to be a particularly prominent trend at GDC 2016. One example was Locojoy, the 700-strong Chinese developer whose partnership with US publisher Narvalous – and consequently-established Palo Alto office – will allow it to publish US-made games in China and Chinese-made games in the west.

Locojoy/Narvalous Announced the Release of Three New Games at GDC

March 15, 2016 – 2P.Com

Locojoy Games, one of the top mobile game developers and publishers in China, today announced it is partnering with U.S.-based Narvalous to bring its triple-A quality games to the North American market and to help U.S. game developers bring their games to China.

700-strong Chinese giant Locojoy moves west with Narvalous partnership and Palo Alto office

Mar 17, 2016 – Pocketgamer

Locojoy, a major Chinese mobile studio, has announced at GDC 2016 that it will be collaborating with US publishing firm Narvalous to establish its first Western studio in Palo Alto.

Narvalous launches Chrono Wars and raises $2.3M in funding

Feb 26, 2015 – VentureBeat

Silicon Valley online game publisher Narvalous has raised $2.3 million in angel funding, and it has launched its Western open beta for the online game Chrono Wars: Light of Darkness.

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Market Leader Locojoy Expands Into U.S. and Partners With U.S. Game Publisher Narvalous to Bridge the Markets of China and the World

Mar 15, 2016

In announcing the partnership, Locojoy/Narvalous said today it is releasing three new games in Q2, including Dragon Raja, the mobile version of a popular Korean novel and video game, Dungeons, an innovative and thrilling text-based RPG, and Chrono Legends, a beautiful action card RPG. Locojoy/Narvalous also said they have a strong pipeline of games and will be making additional announcements throughout the year.

Narvalous Announces $2.3M in Angel Funding. Debuts Open Beta of Chrono Wars: Light of Darkness

Feb 26, 2015

Backed with $2.3M in angel funding, emerging mobile and browser developer, Narvalous, today announced the open beta launch of Chrono Wars: Light of Darkness: an action-packed MMO game localized from the wildly-successful The Light of Darkness franchise.

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