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Game news from South Korea

Blade & Soul – NCsoft previews upgrade to Unreal Engine 4...

NCsoft recently release a "Vision Preview" trailer, highlighting what the development team is preparing for the hit Asian fantasy MMORPG, Blade & Soul. There...

Overwatch – Jail sentences and heavy fines await hackers in South...

According Overwatch's South Korean forum, a total of 13 hackers in the popular team shooter were captured by the South Korean police after a...

Red Duck – Developer of A.V.A ordered to restructure due to...

According to multiple reports from South Korea, developer Red Duck has run into financial issues and has granted by the local court time to...

Nexon – Gaming giant acquires 100% stake in Korean developer

According to media outlets from South Korea, Nexon has acquired a 100% stake in domestic developer Ngine Studios. No financial numbers have been revealed...

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...