[TGC 2011] Blade & Soul – Brief interview

Well, I am a little bit disappointed as no new information about Blade & Soul was leaked over at Tencent Games Carnival 2011, but nevertheless the official announcement of the Chinese server still thrilled me for months. Over at the…

[TGC 2011] Asura – New class revealed

A self-developed online game by one of Tencent’s studios, a new class was announced for Asura over at Tencent Games Carnival. Loosely translated as Deity Warrior, it looks like this class is a jack of all trades, being able to…

[TGC 2011] ArcheAge, Blade & Soul set for 2012

Let me get one thing clear first, there isn’t any surprise announcement over at Tencent Games Carnival for either ArcheAge or Blade & Soul except both games will enter beta in 2012. Yes, bummer. But a couple of trailers were…

[TGC 2011] Blade & Soul – The various game merchandise

As posted earlier (link), Tencent Games will be officially revealing Blade & Soul China at Tencent Games Carnival. Staying true to Asian practices of having game merchandises compared to the Western market, here are some of them attendees can expect…

[TGC 2011] Blade & Soul – Official reveal imminent

China’s biggest online gaming company, Tencent Games, will be holding its very own event, Tencent Games Carnival, come 19 November. Among the 2 most anticipated titles in the country other than ArcheAge China (link) would be Blade & Soul. The…

Assault Fire – Mecha Storm update

Last month, I did a small preview of this game with some in-game videos, and this time round I am back with a new update on Assault Fire. Developed using the Unreal 3 Engine by China’s biggest online gaming company,…

Assault Fire – Alpha phase preview

It has been a few weeks since I played any China games, and I decided to revisit a game which  is currently still in the Alpha phase. This is one of the rare China online games I managed to get,…

[ChinaJoy 2011] Asura – New class revealed

Well, I do know this game looks alot like Blizzard’s Diablo, but I am still intrigued by the fact that Tencent Games developed the game loosely based on Chinese classic Journey to the West. The 4th class was revealed earlier…

Sura Online – New trailers and information

Well, Trailer 2 (HD) isn’t really that new being a few months old, but I only saw it earlier today. Sura Online is the maiden title from Korean developer NSE Entertainment (previously known as Tempest9) and the game design is…

Blade & Soul – Korean Open Beta expected by summer 2012

As the dust settled on probably one of the most followed gaming news in China, more details were revealed about the expected release date for Blade & Soul in the region. When asked by reporters about the issue, NCsoft officials…

Blade & Soul – Tencent Games looking to nab publishing rights

Tencent Games, the biggest online gaming company in China, has confirmed through its Vice President that the company is looking to bring NCsoft’s upcoming MMO epic, Blade & Soul, to China. This comes after rumors started spreading earlier this month.…

Asura – New class trailers

There seems to be a huge wave of Diablo-like MMORPGs nowadays, spanning from Korea, China to North America. Some recent titles include Path of Exile, Mythos and Magic World Online 2. Asura is somewhat inspired by Diablo as well, developed…

Blade & Soul – China rumored to be the next overseas server

According to various foreign reports, China’s biggest internet company, Tencent, will be sending a team to South Korea later this month to clinch a deal for NCsoft’s next epic MMORPG, Blade & Soul. It will be the 3rd confirmed server…

Asura – Tencent Games reveals latest online title

If you do not know, Tencent Games is the biggest online company in China, both in terms of revenue and market share. This was made possible by their successful venture, QQ Messenger, the most used online communication tool in China.…