Tag: Business

Fortnite – Battle royale success elevates Epic Games founder to billionaire...

According to a recent report from Bloomberg, Epic Games founder Tim Sweeney is now a billionaire due to the mega success of the...

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds – Developer PUBG Corp opens office in China

While Fortnite has been stealing the spotlight from PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds globally, even in China, it has not stopped developer PUBG Corp from continuing to...

CounterSide – Nexon invests in new studio led by former staff...

Nexon today announced it has made a strategic investment in new mobile games developer studiobside, founded back in July 2017 by former members of...

FRAG – French developer nabs USD 21 million investment to compete...

French mobile games developer Oh BiBi yesterday announced it has secured a USD 21 Million Series B investment, led by investment company Atomico (of...

NHN Entertainment – Internet giant introduces its own flexible work hours...

Following the examples of fellow South Korean game companies such as Nexon and Netmarble (along with considerable government pressure), NHN Entertainment today announced its...

PlayerUnknown’s Battlgrounds – PUBG Corp withdraws lawsuit against Epic Games

In a surprising twist to the legal battle between PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds and Fortnite, developer PUBG Corp has withdrawn the lawsuit against Epic Games. According...

Nexon – Flexible working hours to be implemented starting next month

Following the suicide incidents at Netmarble due to overworking (which was subsequently improved), Nexon Korea today announced it is adopting a flexible working culture...

Sion – Nexon is recruiting for new mobile MMORPG based on...

Nexon Korea recently posted 2 positions for its new mobile MMORPG, Sion, on its job recruitment board, one being a Character Modeler while the...

PlayerUnknown’s Battlgrounds – PUBG Corp files lawsuit against Epic Games for...

Last Friday, Korean game developer PUBG Corp, a subsidiary of Bluehole, filed a copyright violation lawsuit against Epic Games, asking a court to determine...

Nexon – Korean gaming giant takes over developer of HIT and...

If you ask me, this business deal was bound to happen once HIT became quite a success both internationally and in native South Korea....