Supercell, the Finnish mobile gaming unit of Tencent Holdings, lost its patent dispute case in the US against Japanese company Gree. Photo: Handout
Supercell, the Finnish mobile gaming unit of Tencent Holdings, lost its patent dispute case in the US against Japanese company Gree. Photo: Handout

Tencent’s Supercell gaming unit must pay US$8.5 million in ‘freemium’ dispute

  • Japanese company Gree said Supercell’s Clash of Clans, Clash Royale and Brawl Stars games infringed its patents
  • Supercell ranked as the world’s fourth-biggest video game publisher by revenue, behind industry leader Tencent, NetEase and Activision Blizzard

Supercell, the Finnish mobile gaming unit of Tencent Holdings, lost its patent dispute case in the US against Japanese company Gree. Photo: Handout
Supercell, the Finnish mobile gaming unit of Tencent Holdings, lost its patent dispute case in the US against Japanese company Gree. Photo: Handout
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