Ascent: Infinite Realm – Korean server announces Closed Beta registration phase

Kakao Games today announced that its latest steampunk MMORPG, Ascent: Infinite Realm will begin accepting Closed Beta applications from 29 May to 19 June for gamers 18 years of age and above. In-development by Krafton (formerly Bluehole), it is currently…

Black Desert Online – Launch date announced for massive Underwater Ruins update

[Play free now] As previously announced on the content roadmap last month, Kakao Games and Pearl Abyss are proud to announce the new Underwater Ruins expansion that will be added to Black Desert Online (Europe and North America) on the…

Black Desert Online – New publisher for South Korean server next month

Recently confirmed by both parties, Pearl Abyss and Kakao Games have come to an agreement where the former will obtain the publishing rights of Black Desert Online for the region of South Korea starting from 30 May. This means that…

Path of Exile – Korean publisher announced for action MMORPG

Earlier today, Kakao Games announced it has signed a publishing contract with Grinding Gear Games to launch Path of Exile in South Korea. Many might be surprised to hear that Path of Exile has yet to land in the game-crazy…

TERA Classic – Kakao Games reveals new title for upcoming mobile MMORPG

Back in February 2018, Korean gaming giant Kakao Games announced it will be publishing a new mobile MMORPG based on the TERA IP. It will be developed by Lantu Games, a subsidiary of Chinese games company Longtu Korea and Korean…

Black Desert Online – Battle Royale mode and Archer class launch date announced

This past Saturday, Pearl Abyss released tantalizing information on upcoming content now under development for Black Desert Online. Jae-Hee Kim, the Executive Producer of Black Desert Online took the stage during a packed and live-streamed community event named Festa to…

TERA Frontier – Global publisher announced for new Unreal Engine 4 mobile MMORPG

Kakao Games announced today that it has secured the global publishing rights, including South Korea, for TERA Frontier, a mobile MMORPG based on the popular TERA IP by Bluehole. The developer is Korea-based Red Sahara Studio, which worked on mobile…

Black Desert Online – Pearl Abyss set to lay out future content roadmap at live event

Pearl Abyss and Kakao Games today have announced that they will jointly organize Black Desert Festa, a community event which will be held at the SETEC convention center in Seoul, South Korea. Black Desert Festa will take place on the…

Black Desert Online – Drieghan update arrives with massive new areas and dragon world boss

Pearl Abyss and Kakao Games today announced that Black Desert Online has been updated with the recently revealed Drieghan expansion. Aside from brand new story content, this meaty expansion features over 300 challenging quests, fresh nodes to conquer and a…

Ascent: Infinite Realm – Korean publisher confirmed for steampunk fantasy MMORPG

Back in 2016, Kakao Games signed a western publishing contract for Bluehole’s new MMORPG, Ascent: Infinite Realm. In case you did not know, Bluehole is the developer of TERA and PUBG. You can learn more details about Ascent: Infinite Realm here.…

Black Desert Online – New Archer class to be showcased at TwitchCon 2018

Pearl Abyss and Kakao Games announced today that Black Desert Online will showcase its brand new Archer class for the very first time at this year’s TwitchCon which is being held at the San Jose McEnery Convention Center. The event…

Capcom Super League Online – New hero collection mobile RPG announced for South Korea

Korean developer and publisher Kakao Games recently announced a new mobile RPG titled Capcom Super League Online. As you would have guessed this has something to do with Japanese studio Capcom. The game will feature characters from Capcom titles, such…

Black Desert Online – New area of Drieghan announced for game expansion

[Game website] Pearl Abyss and Kakao Games have announced today that Black Desert Online will soon receive a brand new expansion titled Drieghan. This content update will feature a large mountainous area, over 300 challenging quests, fresh nodes to conquer…

Lionheart Studio – Veteran Korean developer opens new studio with investments from 2 major game companies

You might not have heard of veteran Korean game developer Kim Jae Young, but he has quite a reputation in the Korean gaming industry for being the main force behind the now-defunct mobile action RPG, Blade. The high-end Unreal Engine…