Lineage W – Pre-registration begins for cross-platform global MMORPG

Earlier today, NCsoft founder and CEO Kim Taek-jin officially introduced Lineage W to the world via a livestream. First announced last week, it was revealed that the “W” actually stands for “Worldwide”. Mr Kim mentioned that despite NCsoft having developed…

Blade & Soul 2 – New series of trailers focuses on actual in-game combat

With Blade & Soul 2 launching in South Korea on August 26, developer NCsoft is ramping up its marketing effort with a new series of trailers focusing on in-game action combat. As mentioned in the previous Blade & Soul 2…

Blade & Soul – Unreal Engine 4 update and 14th new class arriving this September

[Play free now] Slash your way into the future with the Unreal Engine 4 game update, which will go live in Blade & Soul on Sept 8, 2021. The mythological martial arts-themed MMO will upgrade its graphics, game and network…

Lineage W – NCsoft teases new global mobile MMORPG

Earlier today, NCsoft opened the teaser website for its upcoming new mobile MMORPG, Lineage W. All signs point to it being a brand new game in the Lineage series, as there were teasers in Korean and Chinese as well. According…

Blade & Soul 2 – NCsoft announces official Korean launch date

In a rather short and brief notice, NCsoft announced recently that Blade & Soul 2 will launch in South Korea on August 26, 2021. As previously mentioned, Blade & Soul 2 is a prequel to the original PC MMORPG, and…

Blade & Soul 2 – NCsoft confirms launch month for MMORPG prequel

It has been quite some time since NCsoft last provided an update for Blade & Soul 2, but the developer recently confirmed that the MMORPG prequel will be launching in South Korea this August! Most possibly delayed by the pandemic,…

NCsoft – Korean gaming giant adds 2 games to its web streaming platform

Following the PC emulator “Purple” announced back in 2019 to allow gamers to play their mobile games on the PC desktop, NCsoft today announced updates to its platform, Yeti. Teti is a software that, when installed on PC or mobile…

Blade & Soul – Endless Night update is now live with new content for Warlock class

[Game website] Blade & Soul is giving its Warlock class a new way to slay in the latest update with the Way of the Reaver specialization. Adept at doing damage and buffing parties, Warlocks have been a cornerstone of Blade…

Trickster M – NCsoft confirms official launch date for Korean server after slight delay

After a brief delay due to several reasons, NCsoft is finally ready to launch Trickster M in South Korea on 20 May 2021! With over 5 million pre-registrations touted, it is certainly one of the most anticipated mobile MMORPG titles…

Blade & Soul – Preview of new battle UI coming with Unreal Engine 4 update this summer

As confirmed back in March, Blade & Soul: Revival is planned for North America and Europe in Q3 of this year. The free update, which will upgrade the in-game engine to Unreal Engine 4, goes beyond just graphical and performance…

Blade & Soul 2 – New animated trailer for upcoming cross-platform MMORPG sequel

NCSOFT today revealed a new animated trailer for Blade & Soul 2, titled “Cracks.” According to various news outlets, this actually showcases one of the main co-op gameplay modes in Blade & Soul 2, where players have to fight off…

NCSOFT – New financial increments for employees and new hires announced

NCSOFT today announced its full suite of updated compensation policies in an effort to retain and attract the best talent. Over the weeks, many developers in South Korea have followed the big boys (such as Nexon and Netmarble) in increasing…

Blade & Soul – Western server to receive Unreal Engine 4 update this summer

Following the news of the new Unreal Engine 4 upgrade for the Korean server of Blade & Soul, NCSOFT has made a statement for the Western server. This summer, the Western server of Blade & Soul will be upgraded to…

Blade & Soul – NCSOFT announces new Unreal Engine 4 upgrade set for June launch

Following the recent death of Frontier World, the first attempt at the Unreal Engine 4 upgrade for Blade & Soul’s Korean server, NCSOFT made a huge announcement for the game’s June 2021 update. The Unreal Engine 4 project will still…