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Mad World – New multiplayer trailer for upcoming HTML5 online game

Korean indie developer Jandisoft today released a game trailer for its current project, Mad World, a cross-platform MMORPG. Crafted using HTML5 technology, Mad World's...

LINE Games – New games subsidiary officially announced by LINE Corp

LINE is known to most users as a mobile chat app which took digital stickers to the next level. While it has published some...

Mabinogi Heroes – Miri the Dragon Knight descends upon Korean server

First announced last month as the 12th playable character in Mabinogi Heroes, Miri has finally entered the Korean server this past week. Wielding a...

Lost Ark – Major improvements revealed for upcoming Closed Beta 2

Crafted by Smilegate using Unreal Engine 3, Lost Ark is a highly-anticipated PC MMORPG around the world since it was first revealed. For the...

Black Desert – Preview trailer showcases landscape of new region

As summer arrives, developer Pearl Abyss is gearing up for the massive update for the Korean server of Black Desert, Kamasylvia Part 2. With...

Marvel End Time Arena – Marvel universe MOBA launching this week

Back in 2014, Marvel and Korean developer Smilegate suspended development of a MOBA game, Project Pentakill, based on characters from the Marvel universe. While...

MapleStory – New Cadena class arriving for summer update

Over the weekend, Nexon Korea announced the summer update for its top MMORPG, MapleStory. Titled NOVA, the update will also see the introduction of...

Black Desert – Massive summer update teased in new preview trailer

Developer Pearl Abyss, which has been churning out quality updates for Black Desert almost non-stop, recently previewed upcoming new content through the "Amazing Adventures"...

Nexon – Global contract signed with new studio for UE 4...

Nexon Korea has been signing and investing in tons of studios over the past 24 months, and the latest to benefit is Moai Games....

Pearl Abyss – Black Desert studio prepares for IPO in South...

According to local reports, game developer Pearl Abyss has started procedures to be listed on KOSDAQ, a trading board of Korea Exchange (KRX) in...