Gamasutra: The Art & Business of Making Gamesspacer
View All     RSS
January 20, 2017
arrowPress Releases






If you enjoy reading this site, you might also want to check out these UBM Tech sites:


LINE social platform aiming for 2014 IPO - report
LINE social platform aiming for 2014 IPO - report
October 28, 2013 | By Mike Rose




Newsbrief: LINE Corp, the Japanese company behind the LINE Game Platform, is set to go public at the Tokyo Stock Exchange next year, according to media reports.

The company, previously known as NHN Japan and best known for its incredibly popular LINE social network, is exploring a possible IPO with an expected market cap of 800 billion to 1 trillion yen ($8.2-10.2 billion), according to Japanese newspaper Nikkei, and as translated by industry veteran Serkan Toto.

LINE's rise to social platform power has been rapid. Compared to the 40 million registered users it has last June, the company now has 270 million registered users -- 48 million of these are based in Japan.


Related Jobs

Insomniac Games
Insomniac Games — Durham, North Carolina, United States
[01.20.17]

Character TD
Sperasoft
Sperasoft — Kraków, Poland
[01.20.17]

Quest // Mission Designer
InnoGames GmbH
InnoGames GmbH — Hamburg, Germany
[01.20.17]

Senior Software Developer (Java/Backend) - New Game
Wargaming | BigWorld
Wargaming | BigWorld — Sydney CBD, New South Wales, Australia
[01.19.17]

Software Engineer, C++, Game Engine Development









Loading Comments

loader image