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Com2uS – Mobile games giant acquires majority stake in story games...

Korean mobile gaming giant Com2uS recently announced it has acquired a 51.9% majority stake in local developer Day7 in an effort to expand its...

Nexon – No new PC games planned for 2019 outside of...

Yesterday, big Korean game companies such as NCsoft and Nexon announced their financial reports for the 4th quarter of 2018 and also for the...

NCsoft – Mobile gaming is key as sales occupy 66% of...

For the 4th quarter of 2018 (October to December), sales from NCsoft's mobile games contributed a massive 66% of the company's total sales. You...

Netmarble – Mobile gaming giant announces its bid to control Nexon

Following Kakao's announcement, Netmarble has also revealed its takeover plans for rival Nexon. While both companies have had some bad blood in the past,...

Kakao – Korean internet giant looking at Nexon takeover possibilities

As you might have read previously, Nexon is in discussions internally about selling itself to the highest bidder. This is mostly due to the...

MapleStory – New Pathfinder class arriving in Korean server this month

The annual winter update for Nexon's biggest game, MapleStory, started a week ago but it was only recently that a new class was announced....

Special Report – Netmarble and Pearl Abyss announce new buildings in...

According to the Korean media, Netmarble has announced it will invest over 180 million USD to build a new Research & Development building in Gwacheon...

Nexon – Gaming giant confirms it is looking into various options...

Following various foreign media reports on Nexon possibly being sold next month to the highest bidder, the South Korean gaming giant has issued an...

Nexon – Rumor claims Nexon is set to be sold to...

According to rumors from South Korea and Japan, Nexon is set to be sold to the highest bidder next month. Listed on the Tokyo...

Blade & Soul – Developer teases new class with first details...

The development team of Blade & Soul has been busy updating the Korean server with class awakening updates, and the local media got a...