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Crimson Desert – Black Desert studio files trademark for new game

Pearl Abyss, the developer of Black Desert Online, recently filed for the trademark of a new product in South Korea, titled "Crimson Desert" and...

Lion Heart Studio – Veteran Korean developer opens new studio with...

You might not have heard of veteran Korean game developer Kim Jae Young, but he has quite a reputation in the Korean gaming industry...

Ascendant One – Early Access date announced for new Korean MOBA

After a few months since announcement, developer devCAT finally announced that its latest project, Ascendant One, is entering Early Access in Korea on 13...

Ascendant One – New game trailer introduces unique game systems

Korean developer devCAT yesterday released a new introduction trailer for its upcoming MOBA, Ascendant One, highlighting some of the new gameplay elements it is...

XLGAMES – Kakao Games and WeMade invests million in ArcheAge developer

The mobile MMORPG based on Korean novel, The Legendary Moonlight Sculptor, was first revealed back in 2016 by XLGAMES. LINE was initially announced as...

NCsoft – Updates on Project TL and new games discussed in...

As another quarter ends, it is time for the various listed companies to report their financials, including those in the gaming industry. NCsoft is...

Ascendant One – Minotauros A1 and Hestia revealed in new game...

The recent confirmation that sci-fi MOBA Ascendant One will utilize a top-down camera angle sure pissed a certain crowd off as it seems to...

Pearl Abyss – Black Desert developer prepares to open offices in...

While Black Desert Online is currently serviced by Kakao Games in North America and Europe, it seems that developer Pearl Abyss has huge ambitions...

Softnyx – Gunbound developer merges with another games studio

Korean developer Softnyx, famous for its games such as Gunbound and Rakion, today announced it is merging with fellow Korean studio Picneko Creative. You...

Netmarble – North America revenue overtakes South Korea spending

Netmarble released its earnings report for the 2nd quarter of 2018 (April to June) earlier today, which means other major game companies like Nexon...