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Your average online gamer who is bilingual in Chinese and English, although he does try to play Japanese and Korean games sometimes. Online gaming since 1999, and has worked in the online gaming and mobile gaming industry (Journalist, Game Master, Community Manager, Operations Manager) since 2008.

G★2009 – Steel Dog HD Demo

Having recently previewed NCsoft’s new MMO, Steel Dog, the company has just released a demo video of the game. Basically, Steel Dog is pretty much like NCsoft’s other title, Exteel, except that players will be controlling vehicles this time, also…

G★2009 – Metal Black HD Demo

Having recently previewed NCsoft’s new MMO, Metal Black, the company has just released a demo video of the game. The video showcased how the game will be played, the user interface, controls, options and more. It reminds me of the…

Jeff Strain starts new MMO studio

Jeff Strain, co-founder of ArenaNet, which developed the hit MMO Guild Wars, has start his own MMO studio after leaving ArenaNet in August 2009. His new studio, Undead Labs, will be making a new zombie-themed MMO as its maiden project.…

Seven Souls Online

Project S, which is currently under Game&Game while waiting for a NA publisher to pick the game up, has its name changed to Seven Souls Online for the Korean version. Seven Souls Online is a Eastern orient themed MMO, and…

G★2009 – Aion goes Underwater

Prior to G★2009 ‘s opening 2 days from now, NCsoft has taken a lead by holding a press conference for their games. First up is their 2009 blockbuster MMORPG, Aion: The Tower of Eternity. NCsoft has announced that in the…

Dizzel – Neowiz Games’s new third person online shooter

Dizzel is the latest MMOTPS from Korea, developed by Neowiz. Neowiz itself was formed by former Nexon staff, having also made MMOs like SF Special Force,Crossfire and A.V.A. Using their prior knowledge in this genre, Neowiz aims to build on…

TERA Online – Mist Island

Here’s the latest area revealed in the upcoming action MMO, TERA. This is Mist Island, where slave traders from all around the world gather to discuss their evil and inhumane business. Mist Island may look like the perfect spot for…

Magic World Online 2

As I reported back a few days ago, Magic World Online 2 is confirmed to be in translation works for the English version. Now, the logo of the game has been revealed. Will the MMO be ready in English in…

G★2009 – W3K 2

I recently previewed WeMade’s Warriors of the 3 Kingdoms 2, and here are more details. In Warriors of the 3 Kingdoms, you will notice that there aren’t any magic characters, only melee. This was to keep the game as close…

G★2009 – Steel Dog

The least known MMO for developer/publisher NCsoft, Steel Dog, is also getting an official announcement at G★2009 game convention. Compared to Aion and Blade & Soul, this game seems not to be garnering much attention. Its a room-based MMO, and…

G★2009 – Mgame’s lineup

Other than NCsoft and other Korean bigwigs, “smaller” F2P companies like Mgame will also be taking part in the G★2009 gaming convention. You might have known Mgame as Netgame, its US subsidiary company, hosting MMOs such as Hero Online, Scions…

G★2009 – Hangame’s lineup

Hangame, one of the bigger MMO publisher in Korea, seems to be the company with the saddest G★2009 lineup. So far on their G★2009 special site, only 3 games are listed, being TERA, Warhammer Online and HANJAMARU, a casual social…

G★2009 – Metal Black

With almost everyone looking forward to NCsoft’s next huge MMORPG, Blade & Soul, its easy to forget the company has also other MMOs in the pipeline for 2010. Metal Black, over shadowed by the Blade & Soul hype, is also…

Alicia

Ntreev Soft, developer for MMOs including Trickster Online, Pangya and Blackshot, has just officially revealed its next MMO, titled Alicia. Alicia is casual MMO in the mold of a horse riding simulation/ racing game. Other than being able to change…