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…

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…

ArcheWorld – Pre-registration begins for blockchain MMORPG based on ArcheAge

While we dread reporting about any NFT projects these days due to the clear cash-grab attempts from developers and publishers, we had to post something up when it relates to a popular IP. First announced last month, ArcheWorld is confirmed…

Ares: Rise of Guardians – Kakao Games teases MMORPG with power suits and aerial combat

After weeks of just NFT and blockchain news, Kakao Games finally broke the deadlock with a proper new game announcement, Ares: Rise of Guardians. This new sci-fi MMORPG is currently in development by new Korean studio Second Dive, and no…

Eversoul – First details for new anime-style 3D collection RPG emerge from G-Star 2021

Originally known as Soul Artifact, Eversoul is the next big mobile game (besides Goddess Order) shown at G-Star 2021 by Kakao Games. A collectible RPG with over 40 characters, Eversoul is made by a new Korean studio, Nine Ark. An…

Goddess Order – More details emerge for pixel art mobile RPG inspired by fighting games and Dark Souls

With big companies such as Nexon, Netmarble, NCsoft, and Com2uS missing from G-Star 2021, it is once again the chance for fellow competitors to grab the spotlight. There is none bigger than Kakao Games, which is the main sponsor for…

Goddess Order – Kakao Games reveals new image for upcoming mobile game by Crusader Quest developer

First announced back in February, publisher Kakao Games today revealed a new image for its upcoming mobile title, Goddess Order. A mobile side-scrolling action RPG, Goddess Order is being developed by Korean studio LoadComplete, the team behind Crusader Quest which…

Elyon – Kakao Games announce conversion to Free-to-Play business model

Publisher Kakao Games today announced that the NA and EU server of Elyon will be transitioning from a Buy-to-Play model to a Free-to-Play one due to competition from other games. Developed by Korea-based Bluehole Studio, the team which made TERA,…

World Flipper – Global pre-registration begins for mobile pinball RPG

Kakao Games, in association with Cygames, is proud to announce the opening of global pre-registration for the mobile action RPG, World Flipper. Following its successful launch in Japan and Taiwan, World Flipper is coming to the global community and will…

Eversoul – Mobile RPG under Kakao Games gets a new name and art

First announced back in August 2020 as Soul Artifact, it was announced yesterday that the game has been renamed to Eversoul to highlight the element of “‘eternal and immutable soul.” The global publisher will still be Kakao Games, which recently…

ODIN: Valhalla Rising – Kakao Games announce MMORPG launch date for South Korea

First announced back in October 2019 as Project ODIN, developer Lionheart Studio and publisher Kakao Games recently held an online virtual showcase event to announce the official launch date of ODIN: Valhalla Rising in South Korea – 29 June 2021.…

Moonlight Sculptor – Mobile MMORPG from ArcheAge developer launches worldwide under Kakao Games

It seems to us that Kakao Games fumbled on the launch process for Moonlight Sculptor, since the official launch date was just announced a couple of days prior. But no matter, the mobile MMORPG has now launched worldwide on both…

Kakao Games – Korean social and gaming giant announces games launch roadmap

Kakao Games, the Korean social and gaming giant, released its latest financial results earlier today. We will not be going through numbers since most of its business is still in South Korea, but rather talk about their upcoming games. Despite…

ODIN: Valhalla Rising – Pre-registration begins in South Korea for new cross-platform MMORPG

We have covered ODIN: Valhalla Rising since it was first announced last year, and publisher Kakao Games today started the pre-registration phase in South Korea today for the PC + mobile cross-platform MMORPG. The first game developed by Lionheart Studio…