Tag: Industry News

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...

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...

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...

Tencent – Tech titan earned over 50% of China’s gaming revenue...

According to a research done by iResearch Global, the revenue of China’s online gaming market reached 63.54 billion Yuan (around USD 9.6 billion) in Q3...

nWay – Developer of Power Rangers mobile game gets USD 11...

Venture capitalist firms March Capital Partners and Ridge Ventures today announced a USD 11 million investment in game developer nWay. This will support new...

Manticore Games – New studio gets USD 15 million funding to...

Manticore Games, a startup based in San Mateo, announced today that it has secured a USD 15 million Series A round led by Benchmark....

Pearl Abyss – Studio founder teases 2 upcoming titles in development

In October, Korean gaming website Inven held a long interview with Dae Il Kim, the founder and chairperson of developer Pearl Abyss. You might...

Fire Emblem Heroes – Nintendo mobile game awarded top honors by...

At the annual awards ceremony organized by Google Play in Japan, Fire Emblem Heroes was given the Best Game of 2017 award in the...

League of Legends – Faker Edition ROG laptop bundle goes on...

Wishing you cold somehow play at the level of world champions in League of Legends? Fret not, as Asus has teamed up with multiple-time...

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds – Official mobile game confirmed by developer

After confirming that PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds will be heading to China under Tencent Games (which will go through a series of changes to met the...