NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTES) is a leading internet technology company in China. Dedicated to providing online services centered around content, community, communication and commerce, NetEase develops and operates some of China’s most popular PC-client and mobile games, e-commerce businesses and advertising services, as well as a variety of other innovative businesses. In partnership with Blizzard Entertainment, Mojang AB (a Microsoft subsidiary) and other global game developers, NetEase also operates some of the most popular international online games in China.Online Games
NetEase has produced some of China’s most renowned and longest running online PC-client games, including Fantasy Westward Journey II and New Westward Journey Online II, as well as other highly successful games, such as Tianxia III, Heroes of Tang Dynasty Zero and Ghost II. In partnership with Blizzard Entertainment, Inc., NetEase operates some of the most popular international online games in China, including World of Warcraft®, Hearthstone®: Heroes of Warcraft™, StarCraft® II and Diablo III®: Reaper of Souls™.
NetEase has also achieved marked success in the mobile games market, both with self-developed titles such as Onmyoji, Battle to the West, The World HD and the mobile version of Fantasy Westward Journey, and also with licensed games.
NetEase has diverse portfolio of services available to Chinese consumers on both desktop and mobile including Kaola.com and Yanxuan, NetEase’s cross-border and private label e-commerce businesses.
NetEase offers multi-platform access to a broad array of free and fee-based community and communication services, including websites, content channels, YiChat social instant messaging application, NetEase Mobile News Application, Youdao dictionary and Youdao cloud note-taking service. This integrated network of high-quality services provides a cost-effective platform for advertisers to reach NetEase’s large and loyal user base.
Innovative Businesses and Others
NetEase is one of the largest providers of free e-mail services in China, as well as a leading provider of online music application, online education and online live video streaming services.