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101 Top South Korean Video Companies and Startups

This article showcases our top picks for the best South Korean based Video companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Video industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top South Korean Video Startups

Data sourced from Crunchbase and SemRush.

Krafton

Krafton

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Krafton is a game developer for PC and mobile devices that focuses on fantasy games.

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MX Player

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MX Player is developing a video player with advanced hardware acceleration and subtitle support.

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Watcha

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Tech startup based on Seoul running WATCHA (contents recommendation service) and WATCHA PLAY (subscription VOD service).

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Hyperconnect

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Hyperconnect is a global social platform company that provides video and AI-powered products.

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Pearl Abyss

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Pearl Abyss is a game developer based in Korea currently developing, the Next-Gen MMORPG ‘Black Desert Online’.

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Stela

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Stela is Asia’s first music library that licenses music for content creators.

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JoyCity

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JoyCity is a game development and services company.

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Line Games

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Line Games is a Line Corporation subsidiary that is focused on game business.

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SMARTSTUDY

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SmartStudy is a global entertainment company. We make high-quality animated and gaming content such as Pinkfong and Monster Super League.

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Miragesoft

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Miragesoft is a studio that specializes in creating immersive and realistic VR content.

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Neptune

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Neptune is an online game center helping developers create games for smartphones and tablet PCs.

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Kakao Games

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Kakao Games is a KaKao gaming subsidiary, serving various genres of games including PC and mobile.

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Loadcomplete

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Loadcomplete is a social and mobile games developer in Korea.

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ppLINK

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Convenience Beyond Simple Video Calls.

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V8 Games

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V8 is a casual SNG game developer consisting of key personnel from Party Games.

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GAMEVIL

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Gamevil develops and publishes video games for mobile devices.

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Dexint Games

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Dexint Games is a game development company.

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Red Sahara Studio

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Red Sahara Studio creates a variety of interesting games.

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Minkonet

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Minkonet’s mission is to change the way we watch and play video games.

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SN Mobile Technology

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SN Mobile Technology develops games for smartphones.

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5minlab

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5minlab is a PC/mobile game development company based in Seoul, South Korea.

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Dryad

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Dryad is a mobile game development platform in Korea.

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Cocoon Games

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Cocoon Games is engaged in the development of mobile games.

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Melephant

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Melephant aims to create a new video entertainment culture.

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Muzlive

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Muzlive is a new integrated platform for the global music market.

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Merlot Laboratories

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Merlot Laboratories offers M1000 and M3500 chips for bulbs and high-power resources.

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Soulgit, Inc.

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Soulgit is a mobile game publisher and premium marketing agency.

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amazer

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amazer is a fun video battle platform for content creators.

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ThinkSuit

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ThinkSuit is a Korean interactive media platform that caters to mid-sized enterprises.

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KineMaster

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KineMaster is the only full-featured video editor for Android, now with multi-layer video.

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MOMO

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MOMO is a social or software program platform that specializes in web drama, content, video, movies, mobile, media & entertainment.

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Flaskon

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Flaskon is a Korean mobile game development studio.

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Nutgee

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Nutgee is a mobile game development company.

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aliseon

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Aliseon is a crossborder ecommerce platform based on video content.

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4PLAT

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4PLAT is a game developer and publisher focused on providing optimized mobile RPG games for massive simultaneous group playing.

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OriginGames

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ORIGIN GAMES to develop mobile RPG.

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ILLION Corp.

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ILLION is a leading VR development studio that aims to introduce true top-quality cross-platform gaming and entertainment to the VR world.

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NCSOFT

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NCSOFT is an online, video, and mobile game development company that develops massively multiplayer games.

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Veam

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Veam is a Seoul-based social networking company.

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Monaissance

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Monet sangseu gangsinjang representatives have the experience and knowledge created 10,000 video

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SmileGate

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SmileGate is an online game development company that offers CrossFire, a first-person shooter (FPS) title.

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VLLO

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Vllo is a video editing application.

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Dealo

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Dealo is a Korean outsourcing company specializing in video production, interior design commission, programming, marketing, and more.

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Playmaroo

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Playmaroo designs and develops video and online games.

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Ideabove

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Ideabove provides platform and social networking services based on music.

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Novn

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NOVN is a Korean mobile game developer offering community-based games for web and mobile platforms.

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Alleys Wonderlab, Inc.

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Alleys : Crwodsourced Video-driven Navigation

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Vespa, Inc

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Vespa, Inc. is a strategy MMO game developer and the creator of “King’s Raid”.

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PUBG Corporation

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PUBG operates as an online game developer and publisher.

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Wave3Studio

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Wave3Studio is a gaming studio that develops role-playing games.

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Rawple Studio

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Rawple Studio is a game development studio.

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Pandora.TV

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Pandora TV is a video sharing website that hosts user-generated content.

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Gravity Co.

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Gravity is a game development, servicing, and publishing company based in Seoul, South Korea.

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Konan Graphics

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High Definition Image Editor is an image-editing application with features such as zoom control, IR scaling, and more.

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HAEGIN

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HAEGIN is a game development company.

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AfreecaTV

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AfreecaTV is a live streaming social media platform that anyone from anywhere can use to broadcast live.

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Monday OFF

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Monday OFF is a mobile game developer and publisher located in South Korea.

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MYDRIVES, Inc.

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MyDrives offers a storage consolidation service that enables its users to find files across different cloud providers.

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111 Percent

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111 Percent is a small game publishing company.

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Pikicast

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Cast Picky is a Facebook page that provides video curation services.

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PATI Games

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PATI Games is a software and mobile games development company.

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ALPHACIRCLE Inc.

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A global leader in VR playback solution that enhances the visual quality of 8K 3D VR videos, live-streaming & real-time contents

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FazeCat

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FazeCat is a game development startup specializing in strategy and defense games.

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Dream Maker Entertainment

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Dream Maker Entertainment enables more than ordinary performances and stages to be created.

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Gooroomee

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Gooroomee offers a Video Conference Service & api platform that allows users to add group video chat features to their website or app.

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AIARA Co., Ltd

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AR game development

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STORYTACO

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Storytaco is a mobile game development company.

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NexStreaming

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NexStreaming is a South Korea-based company that provides media players for embedded devices, including smartphones, tablets, and PCs.

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DR Movie

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DR Movie offers Animation production services based in Guro-gu, Seoul.

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Kakao

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Kakao is a technology company that operates mobile platforms in South Korea.

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Zepetto

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Zepetto is a game developer from Korea that delivers interactive games on consoles, PCs, and mobile devices.

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MONSTER STUDIO

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MONSTER STUDIO is an animation producer that produces content of various genres.

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Pictosoft

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Pictosoft is an application development company that creates mobile games for Android and iOS

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SANDBOX

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SANDBOX is a digital entertainment company that provides multi-channel network services for digital content.

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Webzen

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Webzen is a company that offers gaming solution.

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Y-hat AI

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Enterprise cloud storage for videos with semantic search capabilities

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Alight Creative

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Alight Creative makes apps that specialize in smartphone video and multimedia.

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Moncast

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Driven Cast is a social network that offers video clips in different categories and genres.

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R2ON

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R2ON is a game developer company.

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JellyBus

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JellyBus has been dedicated to empower users to express their uniqueness through photos and videos.

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NGELGAMES

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NGELGAMES is a video game development company.

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Delusion Studio

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Delusion Studio is a smaller mobile developer responsible for games such as Guardian Stone, Jellipo and House of Mice.

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Eyedentity Games

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Eyedentity Games is an online game development studio. The company was founded in 2007 and is based in Seoul, South Korea.

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Korea Game Developers Association

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KGDA takes the lead in protecting the rights of game developers and help exchage information between developers.

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Smilegate Megaport

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Smilegate Megaport is a mobile game development company.

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AirKlass

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Air Class is a video-based e-learning platform that enables tutors to share their videos with their students.

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XLGAMES

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PC MMO and mobile games developer from Seoul, Korea.

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Super Awesome

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Game studio Super Awesome develops mobile games by tapping into the potential of exciting new gaming platforms and genres.

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9M Interactive

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9M Interactive is a game development company.

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Zamface

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Zamface is an app that makes beauty video.

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VideoMonster

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VideoMonster offers online video editing services.

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IKINA GAMES

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IKINA Games is a smartphone game developer established in 2011.

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Mantisco

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Mantisco develops and distributes online video games.

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MOVIE1 broadcast media

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International satelite, web2.0 IPTV

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BLUEDOT

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BLUEDOT develops cloud computing semiconductor IP applications to accelerate video processing and video encoding.

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Luminous

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Luminous Productions is a commercial film production company.

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Klounge

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Klounge develops apps that bring people together, focusing on communication, convenience and smart-working.

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LOLQ

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LOLQ is a gaming company located in South Korea.

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GameMeca

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GameMeca is a video game magazine.

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Sticky Hands

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Sticky Hands is a professional game developers, loved by players all around the world, for our unique games full of tapping fun.

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Salin Co., Ltd.

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Interactive VR/AR broadcasting solution provider

Written by Mark Fitz

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