Tag: Business

World of Warcraft – Player sentenced to a year of federal...

BBC News recently reported about a player of World of Warcraft being sentenced to a year of federal jail for launching a DDOS attack...

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...

Icarus Mobile – Developer requests cancellation of contract with Netmarble

Netmarble, developer and publisher of games such as Lineage II: Revolution, Seven Knights and the recently launched Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery, recently announced its...

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...

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...

NetEase – Chinese developer preparing to sue copycats of their battle...

In a twist to the storyline, after PUBG Corp officially sued Chinese developer NetEase for cloning PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, NetEase today instead issued a statement...

PUBG Corp – Lawsuit filed against NetEase over PUBG clones

PUBG Corp, the new entity setup last year by developer Bluehole to oversee everything related to PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG), recently filed a lawsuit...

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...