Redlab Games – Kakao Games invests in local startup working on Play To Earn MMORPG

Redlab Games was first founded last year by its CEO, who previously held executive roles in major companies such as Smilegate, Ntreev, Neowiz, and Blue Potion Games (EOS Red developer). From the very beginning, the aim for Redlab Games was…

XLGAMES – ArcheAge developer files for new title trademark

XLGAMES, the Korean developer behind ArcheAge and the atrocious NFT/ Blockchain PC MMORPG ArcheWorld, filed for a new game title trademark 2 weeks ago. The title in question is “ArcheWar,” and it is under the classification for digital software. It…

Nexon – Gaming giant to occupy massive 300 booths at G-Star 2022

Nexon recently announced that it will occupy 300 booths at the annual G-Star gaming convention at Busan Exhibition and Convention Center (BEXCO). It is the biggest number of booths by a single company in the B2C (Business to Consumers) hall.…

Vespa – King’s Raid developer asking employees to voluntarily resign

Latest update: As of July 6, 2022, Vespa has applied with the court for corporate rehabilitation. Since early this year, we have reported on Korean developer Vespa facing financial difficulties. According to various sources, on July 1st, the King’s Raid…

ODIN: Valhalla Rising – Kakao Games takes control of developer valued at USD 3 billion

Last week, Korean gaming giant Kakao announced that it has purchased 30.37% worth of stocks in developer Lionheart Studio. As a result, the ratio of shares in Lionheart held by Kakao Games and Kakao Games Europe increased to 54.95%, with…

Lost Ark – Collaboration event with The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt announced

A few days ago, Korean gaming powerhouse Smilegate held its regular developer conference, highlighting details for the upcoming massive summer update and beyond. We will not go into the specific details, just the ones we feel are more important in…

Summoners War: Chronicles – Development team talks about combat system for new MMORPG

Having previously touched on the overall worldview and features of Summoners War: Chronicles, the development team at Com2uS is back with a video sharing their insights on the combat system, which includes the player character and the 3 active summoned…

Seven Knights Revolution – Official launch date for mobile + PC launch Korean server announced

It has been some time since we last heard about anything major for Netmarble’s Seven Knights Revolution, with the last being pre-registration starting in South Korea last December. That changed yesterday during a media event held by Netmarble to announce…

Summoners War: Chronicles – Development team talks about gameplay features for new MMORPG

Com2uS’ Summoners War IP has grown over the years, starting with the original mobile game Sky Arena and followed by Lost Centuria. The in-development Chronicles is the only MMORPG in the lineup, and one which takes place before the events…

Wars of Prasia – More details disclosed for Nexon’s new massive PVP MMORPG

Following the teaser last week, Nexon today has revealed the first full trailer for its new massive PVP online RPG, Wars of Prasia, at the annual Nexon Developers Conference (NDC). In the lecture notes, Nexon highlighted that PVP, mainly massive…

Wars of Prasia – Nexon reveals teaser trailer for new large-scale siege PVP MMORPG

Formerly known as Project ER, Nexon today revealed the first teaser trailer for Wars of Prasia, the company’s ambitious new IP focused on mobile and PC cross-platform siege PVP. Touted as having a seamless open world (means no map loading),…

Project N – Crusaders Quest developer hiring for new anime mecha game

Loadcomplete, the Korean developer of Crusaders Quest and Goddess Order, recently started hiring for its 3rd game, Project N. Here are some of the details mentioned in the job listing. Stay tuned for updates! • Powered by Unity 3D •…

HIT 2 – Nexon Games reveal official logo for upcoming PC + mobile MMORPG sequel

We first touched on HIT 2, or Heroes of Incredible Tales 2, last September when Nexon announced the game’s global publishing rights. Since then, HIT developer NAT Games has been absorbed and become Nexon Games. Today, we finally got the…

Lost Ark – Massive new continent arrives in Korean server this week

In just a couple of days on 27 April, the Korean server of Lost Ark will receive its latest update, titled Paradise of the Dreamless. Here, players will get to explore the new continent of Elgacia, apparently previously sealed from…