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GREE International Entertainment Reviews

Updated Mar 24, 2019

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2.7
33%
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54%
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GREE International Entertainment President Yoshikazu Tanaka
Yoshikazu Tanaka
37 Ratings
Pros
  • "Free lunch and dinner, lots of snacks and great coworkers in the team(in 15 reviews)

  • "perks are good, free lunch and dinner, nicely stocked kitchen(in 9 reviews)

Cons
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  1. "Software Developer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at GREE International Entertainment full-time

    Pros

    Great people at the Vancouver office

    Cons

    Company direction, and closure of the Vancouver office

    GREE International Entertainment2018-09-12
  2. "Head of HR"

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    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at GREE International Entertainment for less than a year

    Pros

    Outstanding leadership with high EQ and a real team spirit culture

    Cons

    The company closed down 5 months after I started.

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    GREE International Entertainment2019-03-25
  3. "Too top heavy"

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    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at GREE International Entertainment

    Pros

    Free catered lunch Generally great coworkers

    Cons

    Very lackluster leadership Lacked initiatives and projects

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    GREE International Entertainment2018-11-13
  4. "Was a great journey"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at GREE International Entertainment full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    -Learned so much from this company -There were some very exceptional employees to work with -Great perks and benefits -Challenging

    Cons

    -Quality of management got worse over time -Product was never competitive or successful enough -Inefficient processes -Long hours of work

    GREE International Entertainment2018-03-07
  5. "Great People"

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    Former Employee - Live Operations Manager in San Francisco, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at GREE International Entertainment full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Really good people, great pay and benefits

    Cons

    No vision for innovation or new products

    GREE International Entertainment2018-01-05
  6. "Nice people, bad strategy"

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    Former Employee - Product Manager in San Francisco, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at GREE International Entertainment full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good food. Lots of stuff in the fridge. Good people

    Cons

    Poor business strategy. Too much top down interference.

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    GREE International Entertainment2017-11-17
  7. "Ship already sank"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at GREE International Entertainment full-time

    Pros

    high salary, benefits were strong, lots of snacks

    Cons

    toxic culture, no career growth, no new games, bad work/life balance

    GREE International Entertainment2017-10-19
  8. "GREE Melbourne - great while it lasted!"

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    Former Employee - Game Designer in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at GREE International Entertainment full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good salary and benefits. Casual, friendly atmosphere. Surrounded by top talent.

    Cons

    Organisational deficiencies hurt productivity. Design decisions dictated by upper management. Shutting down the studio was a bit of a downer.

    GREE International Entertainment2017-07-28
  9. "Good Company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at GREE International Entertainment full-time

    Pros

    Perks &Benefits Great HR team Salary Free Lunch/snacks

    Cons

    Nothing I could think of

    GREE International Entertainment2017-06-21
  10. "Nothing to write home about..."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at GREE International Entertainment full-time

    Pros

    Sometimes you get to travel to Japan

    Cons

    Gaming is a tough business

    GREE International Entertainment2017-05-25
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