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…

Moonlight Sculptor – Global pre-registration begins for new mobile MMORPG

We have mentioned quite a bit on Moonlight Sculptor here on MMO Culture over the years, and the English version from publisher Kakao Games is nearly upon us! A few days back, the Google Play pre-registration page went live (App…

ODIN: Rise of Valhalla – New cinematic trailer unveiled to depict war of the gods

Publisher Kakao Games and developer Lionheart Studio recently unveiled a new CG trailer for ODIN: Rise of Valhalla, with a focus on the rather dark and sad lore of the game. Apparently, it is based around the God of Mischief,…

Kakao Games – New title from Crusaders Quest developer signed by gaming giant

Korean gaming giant Kakao Games today announced it has signed a global publishing contract with local developer LoadComplete for its latest mobile RPG, Goddess Order. In case you need a refresher, Loadcomplete is the studio which made Crusaders Quest, a…

ODIN: Valhalla Rising – New game trailer showcases landscape of different regions as an explorer

Kakao Games and developer Lionheart Studio released a new trailer for ODIN: Valhalla Rising yesterday, in which the team takes players through a quick trip to the various main areas which players can explore. These consists of the legendary world…

Elyon – 300-player PVP faction war mode added into Korean server

Publisher Kakao Games the faction war system to the Korean server of its latest PC MMORPG, Elyon, earlier today. Developed by Bluehole Studio (team behind TERA), this new PVP mode pits 150 players against another 150 players on the same…

Kakao Games – Gaming giant adds new PC online survival shooter to its global portfolio

Kakao Games is continuing its efforts to boost its global expansion (since it is losing Black Desert Online soon), and today announced a global deal with Korean developer Reality Magiq for a PC online shooter, Terra Fire. This will be…

Black Desert Online – Pearl Abyss to publish North America and Europe servers next year

According to several Korean news outlets, the publishing contract between Kakao Games and developer Pearl Abyss for Black Desert Online has expired, with the official final day to be on 24 February 2021. However, it is unknown at this point…