NetEase, Inc. is a Chinese Internet technology company providing online services centered on content, community, communications and commerce.
The company was founded in 1997 by Lebunto. NetEase develops and operates online PC and mobile games, advertising services, email services and e-commerce platforms in China. It is one of the largest Internet and video game companies in the world.
Some of NetEase’s games include the Westward Journey series (Fantasy Westward Journey, Westward Journey Online II, Fantasy Westward Journey II, and New Westward Journey Online II), as well as other games, such as Tianxia III, Heroes of Tang Dynasty Zero and Ghost II.
NetEase also partners with Blizzard Entertainment to operate local versions of World of Warcraft, Hearthstone, StarCraft II, Diablo III: Reaper of Souls and Overwatch in China.
They are also developing their very first self-developed VR multiplayer online game with an open world setting, which is called Nostos.
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