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Game news from Japan

Lionship Studio – NCsoft opens new mobile games studio in Japan

Last week, NCsoft formed a new subsidiary in Japan, Lionship Studio, to expand its in-house mobile games portfolio. Leading Lionship Studio's mobile games development...

Peria Chronicles – Online game missing from new launch roadmap

If you remember Peria Chronicles, give yourself a pat on the back. The latest financial presentation from Nexon, listed in Japan, does not feature...

Overwatch – Winning team emerges from Square Enix and Sony battle

A couple of hours ago, the CEO of Square Enix and President of Sony Interactive Entertainment Japan Asia (SIEJA) butted heads in Overwatch, with the promo...

Overwatch – Square Enix CEO and Sony president form teams to...

Yes, you read it right. Square Enix CEO, Yosuke Matsuda, and president of Sony Interactive Entertainment Japan Asia, Atsushi Morita, will be forming their...

Wizardry Online – Game closure announced by Japan developer

Wizardry Online, the hardcore MMORPG which features permanent character death, is shutting down in Japan after 5 years of service. Formerly published in the...

Tree of Savior – Japan server to enter Open Beta next...

Nexon Japan, publisher of Tree of Savior, recently announced at an event that the game will enter Open Beta on 24 August, with official...

Tree of Savior – Swordsman class trailer for Japan server revealed

Nexon is doing a good job promoting Tree of Savior in Japan, as a new custom trailer highlighting the Swordsman class tree was recently...

Sudden Attack 2 – Take a quick look inside the development...

As Nexon Korea prepares to launch Sudden Attack 2 on 6 July, Nexon Japan is also gearing up for the game's Closed Beta phase....

Soul Worker – Japan server welcomes new character update next month

A couple of months after officially launching in Japan, publisher Hangame Japan revealed the 5th character who will be joining on 6 July, Jin...

Dragon’s Dogma Online – Capcom prepares for 2.0 with new game...

Developed by Capcom and only available in Japan on PC, PlayStation 3, and PlayStation 4, Dragon's Dogma Online is getting its massive 2.0 content...