Tag: Industry News

Angry Birds – NHN Studio 629 developing game based on popular...

Studio 629, under IT giant NHN, announced it has signed a deal with Rovio Entertainment to develop a mobile game based on the popular Angry Birds...

Activision Blizzard – $46 million spent to acquire eSports company assets

It seems like Activision Blizzard, home to games such as Call of Duty, World of Warcraft, and more recently Candy Crush, is getting serious...

NZIN – Korean publisher aiming Southeast Asia as core market

Earlier this month, new Korean mobile games publisher NZIN revealed a brand identity trailer highlighting the major games it is publishing for the domestic...

Firefall – Red 5 Studios was unable to meet payroll on...

According to a recent Reddit post, developer Red 5 Studios "failed to meet payroll" on Christmas Day, 25 December. It was claimed Red...

NCsoft – South Korea studio now hiring for new Unreal Engine...

Recently, NCsoft posted jobs related to a new game simply referred as "FPS project". There are now positions available, including System Design, Concept Art,...

Beyond Lineage – New mobile games revealed for 17th anniversary

After 17 years, Lineage has remained as NCsoft's top earning product, which says much about the game's longevity. Earlier today, NCsoft held a live...

Gigantic – Windows 10 MOBA studio lays off 16 staff after...

Originally scheduled to launch its first game this time of the year, new developer Motiga recently announced it has sent 16 employees packing due to...

NZIN – New Korean mobile publisher aims to launch 17 titles...

Founded this year by the former CEO of CJ E&M (Netmarble) and Wemade Entertainment, Namgoong Hun, NZIN is a new player in the mobile publishing...

Legend of DOTA – Blizzard and Valve continue to pursue claims...

First made public in May this year, Blizzard Entertainment and Valve launched a lawsuit against China developer Llith Games and publisher Longtu Games for copyright and...

NCsoft – Korean gaming giant announces Western mobile studio

Today, NCsoft West officially announced the name of its new mobile gaming division, Iron Tiger. Iron Tiger is located in San Mateo, California, and...