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Interview with KingIsle – developer of ‘Wizard 101′

With 25 million registered users and 16 million unique monthly Web visitors, KingsIsle’s Wizard101 is one of the most popular online games for kids ages 8-12. The free-to-play game competes head-to-head with Nickelodeon and Disney online game properties, but does

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Wizard101 expanding to Taiwan Hong Kong and Macau in 2012

Texas-based online game developer KingsIsle has signed a deal with Taiwan’s Taomee Technology to launch the popular, kid-friendly Wizard101 in Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau in 2012. KingsIsle recently announced the game would also be coming to China in 2012

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Wizard101 gets a Zynga inspired mobile game

Later this month, KingsIsle will debut Grub Guardians, a new tower defense game — and companion app to Wizard101 — that the company says mixes elements from social games and even mobile titles. (…)This new browser game, which will later

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Wizard 101 goes to China

Online game company KingsIsle Entertainment is bringing its popular “Wizard 101″ game to China in a deal with Taomee Holdings Ltd. “Wizard 101″ is a multiplayer online game that immerses players in a world of magic and student wizards. That

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Wizard 101 passes 20 Million Users

KingsIsle Entertainment is announcing that Wizard 101, itself a massively multiplayer online game that targets that much coveted 6 to 14-year-old demographic, has passed 20 million registered users. Though of course it’s all relative, Wizard101 has flown somewhat under the

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