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Lost Ark – New details for final Closed Beta phase emerge

While there hasn't been much news about Lost Ark for the past several months, developer Smilegate is actually working super hard to improve the...

FIFA Online 4 – Launch date and Manchester City partnership announced

Announced late last year and one of the key games for Nexon at G-Star 2017, the launch schedule for FIFA Online 4 was finally...

Nexon Korea – Gaming giant restructures internal teams into 7 studios

Nexon Korea recently announced it has re-organized its internal development teams, and have officially granted the 7 internal studios independence from the head office...

Nexon – Gaming giant fined for using gacha function to cheat...

A few months back, Nexon got into trouble with the Fair Trade Commission, a local Korean government office, as the gaming giant did not...

Pearl Abyss – Counter-Strike creator joins Black Desert studio to work...

Minh Le, known to many as Gooseman, is off to pursue new adventures. The legendary game creator that helped bring one of the most...

Bluehole – PUBG developer announces record profits for 2017

According to recent reports from South Korea, developer Bluehole achieved a total revenue of around USD 630.7 million for the year of 2017, with...

Priston Tale – Masangsoft reveals new Martial Artist class for classic...

Priston Tale is one of the most classic online games ever in South Korea, having started operations in 2002 under developer Yedang Online. These...

Netmarble – New working hours introduced to prevent employee deaths

After being berated by the government, human rights groups, current and former employees, South Korean developer Netmarble finally launched a plan to make sure...

Bluehole – Korean giant buys over local developer Red Sahara Studio

Thanks to the global success of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, Bluehole is now one of the richest and most recognized gaming company in the world. The...

Black Desert – Massive new region of Drieghan arrives in South...

Arriving in the Korean server of Black Desert tomorrow is the new region of Drieghan, located high up in the mountains with a scenery...