GREE International Entertainment Reviews

Updated Mar 24, 2019

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2.7
33%
Recommend to a Friend
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. "Was a great journey"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    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
  2. "Great People"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    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
  3. "Nice people, bad strategy"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    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
  4. "Ship already sank"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    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
  5. "Good Company"

    5.0
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    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
  6. "Nothing to write home about..."

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    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
  7. "Waiting for the next big game"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Finance in San Francisco, CA
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at GREE International Entertainment full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Recently acquired game and game in development nearing launch

    Cons

    Current portfolio consists of mostly harvest/sunset games

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    GREE International Entertainment2017-02-10
  8. Helpful (8)

    "Utterly hopeless company"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at GREE International Entertainment full-time

    Pros

    You can move up very quickly if you're bro-y and unintelligent.

    Cons

    Leadership is laughably incompetent.

    GREE International Entertainment2017-03-08
  9. "From a Product Perspective"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at GREE International Entertainment

    Pros

    Great open space working environment, great perks, smart employees

    Cons

    Working on very Stable/Sunset products, the projects are more around optimization and not so much innovative feature releases

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    GREE International Entertainment2016-10-10
  10. Helpful (3)

    "Artist"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     in San Francisco, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at GREE International Entertainment for more than a year

    Pros

    Great co workers, flexible hours, free food.

    Cons

    Abysmal management leading the company. There is an endless cycle of hiring and firing with no clear company goal in mind. Management plays hot potato in regards to responsibility so that there is always someone else to blame for the path they are on.

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    GREE International Entertainment2016-08-25
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