Tag: Industry News

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...

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...

Luminous Productions – FFXV director helms new AAA studio under Square...

Earlier today, Square Enix announced the formation of Luminous Studios, an in-house development unit led by Hajime Tabata, the director of Final Fantasy XV....

Tencent Holdings – Over USD 10 billion profit achieved for year...

Tencent Holdings Limited, the largest IT company in China, recently announced its financial results for the year of 2017. While you may have known...

Netmarble – New working hours introduced to prevent employee deaths

After being berated by the government, human rights groups, current and former employees, South Korean developer Netmarble finally launched a plan to make sure...

Bluehole – Korean giant buys over local developer Red Sahara Studio

Thanks to the global success of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, Bluehole is now one of the richest and most recognized gaming company in the world. The...

Anime Festival Asia – Organizers of GameStart and AFA team up...

SOZO, organizer of Southeast Asia’s largest Japanese pop culture event Anime Festival Asia (AFA), and Eliphant, organizer of Southeast Asia’s premier gaming convention GameStart,...