China online gaming service operators see 21% rise in Q3 revenues

Online gaming service operators in the China market generated total revenue of CNY14.164 billion ($2.64 billion) during the third quarter of 2013, up 21.4 percent from a year ago, according to China-based consulting company Analysys International. Tencent leads the pack with a market share of 49.2 percent, followed by NetEase at 16.3 percent. Shanda was a distant third at 7.1 percent