Become a PopCap closed beta tester

Good news for all fans of PopCap Games: they’re launching a new online service that will initially only be available in Southeast Asia.

Here are the details:

PopCap Games, the creator of hit games such as Zuma, Bejeweled, and Plants vs Zombies, is now recruiting beta testers for a new online game service. Initially available only in SE Asia, this service will let players experience their favorite PopCap games in a whole new way with a broad array of connected and social community features.

Interested players should visit to sign up now for the chance to be among the first to check it out. Limited slots are available.

Check it out today!

Perfect World: Path of Asura Patch 2 Item Mall update

Perfect World players, here are some of the cool items you can get with the Path of Asura Patch 2 Item Mall update.

Join the latest frenzy and get this Limited Edition: Lucky Star Box. Better hurry though as this limited edition: Lucky Star Box will only run in the Item Mall from July 24 to August 20 (11:59 pm).

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Play free Flash games on my blog

If you’re looking for free Flash games to help you combat boredom or bond with your kid, check out the new section of my blog, Catalyst Games.

Here’s a screenshot.

Catalyst Games: Play free Flash games on my blog

Try out the free games and let me know what you think. More free Flash games courtesy of Ultimate Arcade will be automatically added as soon as they become available, so hope you’ll bookmark the Catalyst Games page and keep visiting.

Thanks and have fun playing!

Bringing magic of Hello Kitty Online to Filipino gamers

Good news to all those who’ve been waiting patiently for Hello Kitty Online Philippines: you can now pre-register for the Founders’ Beta.

Here’s an excerpt from my latest CNET Asia blog.

Hello Kitty is the world’s most famous feline character–sorry, Sylvester, Tom, Felix and Garfield–who is at the center of a billion-dollar empire that spans across nations, generations and multimedia platforms.

Read the full story.