Tag: Business

League of Legends – New company formed to oversee and expand...

Yesterday, Tencent and Riot Games announced they have formed a new company in China to oversee all esports related operations and businesses for League...

Blizzard Entertainment – Former president Mike Morhaime set to leave company...

At BlizzCon 2018, former Blizzard Entertainment president and one of the company's founders (known as Silicon & Synapse back then) Mike Morhaime announced he is...

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...

Second Dinner – New studio gets investment from NetEase to work...

Officially formed in 2018, Second Dinner is a new games studio founded by Ben Brode. A 15-year veteran of Blizzard Entertainment and former game...

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...

Special Report – Chinese government releases list of 80 games approved...

If you did not know, the Chinese government stopped approving games for launch in the world's largest country back in March 2018. This also...

Riot Games – Developer refuses to fire COO Scott Gelb despite...

Riot Games was in the spotlight before for its toxic work culture, especially highlighted by its practices which drove out many female employees. Recently,...

Netmarble – Seoul High Court dismisses appeal against misleading loot box...

Back in March, several major Korean game companies were fined by the local Fair Trade Commission for dishonest crimes revolving around loot boxes and...

Daybreak Games – H1Z1 developer fires around 70 employees as Christmas...

Following reports that Daybreak Game is working on a battle royale game based on its PlanetSide IP, it was revealed by former CEO John...