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Game news from South Korea

Overwatch – 13 suspects detained in South Korea for violating internet...

Blizzard Korea last week posted a notice in the official forums, announcing that it had been working with the Cyber ​​Safety Division of the Seoul...

Fortnite – Open Beta date announced for South Korea service

Last week during a media conference held at Grand InterContinental Seoul Parnas, Epic Games announced that its self-developed game, Fortnite, will enter Open Beta...

Kakao – Media giant announces USD 1 billion in new foreign...

South Korea media giant Kakao Corporation, with over 30 different services including Kakao Games, recently announced that it has procured USD 1 billion in foreign...

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds – Korean popstar signs on as professional esports player

While many school students in South Korea these days are aspiring to become professional esports players, it is definitely a first to hear that...

Action Square – Blade II developer obtains investment from Kakao Games

South Korea gaming giant Kakao Games recently announced it has invested around USD 190,000 in domestic developer Action Square. Through this deal, Kakao Games...

Black Desert – Lahn awakening update arrives in Korean server

Korean developer Pearl Abyss is back at its break-neck pace of content update, as the awakening mode of the newest character, Lahn, has arrived...

NCsoft – Former Blade & Soul producer under investigation for insider...

The former head honcho of Blade & Soul, Bae Jae Hyun, is currently under investigation by the Financial Services Commission, South Korea's top financial...

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds – A brief tour of the new PUBG Seoul...

BY now, gamers all around the world would have played, tried, or heard of the game known as PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, otherwise known as PUBG....

Aion – Korean server switching to Free-to-Play model in January

According to news outlets in South Korea, the Korean server of Aion will finally convert to a from the monthly subscription business model to...

Kritika – New class advancement arrives for Noblia class

About to celebrate its 5th anniversary, Kritika is one of the few F2P online games from South Korea which still has a global following....