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TERA – Bluehole announces new playable class for popular Elin race

Bluehole today announced the addition of a new playable class for the Elin race, which is the Gunner. The combination was first revealed as...

Netmarble – Government calls out developer over employee welfare

Following the recent report on employee deaths in Netmarble, the Korean developer recently announced internally it will resolve all late overtime pay issues "immediately",...

NCsoft – Console version of Blade & Soul confirmed during financial...

NCsoft recently revealed its financial results for the second quarter of 2017 (April to June), and posted a declining revenue trend from its PC...

Netmarble – Government recognized overwork as cause of employee death

Last year, 3 employees from Netmarble died due to suspected overwork reasons. Last month, the Korea Workers' Compensation and Welfare Service acknowledged 1 of...

Dragon Nest – New spin-off class Oracle Elder enters Korean server

Similar to the other spin-off classes such as Dark Avenger and Silver Hunter, Oracle Elder is based off one of the core classes, in...

TERA M – Netmarble reveals teaser trailer for new mobile MMORPG

Netmarble today announced released the Korean teaser website and teaser trailer for TERA M, the upcoming mobile game based on TERA, the popular PC...

Black Desert – Second awakening system previewed in new game video

Developer Pearl Abyss yesterday revealed the second awakening system for most of its classes. Basically, each class will have one main awakening skill, and...

Bless – Developer initiates Rebuild Project to improve faltering MMORPG

Once the toast of the online gaming world, Bless has fallen on hard times as the Western server was canceled by Aeria Games, and...

ArcheAge – New trailer for Korean summer naval arena update

Arriving in the Korean server on 27 July, full details for the naval arena update was slightly delayed, and the trailer was only shown...

Pearl Abyss – Black Desert studio purchases game network developer

Pearl Abyss, the studio behind Black Desert, today announced it has bought over Korean game network developer Nettention. Its core product is ProudNet, a...