XLGAMES – ArcheAge developer files for new title trademark

XLGAMES, the Korean developer behind ArcheAge and the atrocious NFT/ Blockchain PC MMORPG ArcheWorld, filed for a new game title trademark 2 weeks ago. The title in question is “ArcheWar,” and it is under the classification for digital software. It…

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…

ArcheWorld – ArcheAge developer announces new blockchain game on BORA platform

Earlier today, blockchain platform BORA held a Partners Day media event to announce its “BORA 2.0” revamp and also reveal new partners coming on board its blockchain ecosystem. Amongst them is Kakao Games, the majority owner of developer XLGAMES. Better…

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…

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…

ArcheAge 2 – Jake Song talks about game story and missing races at G-Star 2020

Back in September, the founder of XLGAMES and legendary games developer (Lineage 1) Mr Jake Song first revealed that the development of ArcheAge 2 has started using Unreal Engine 5. Last week during G-Star 2020, he was invited to give…

ArcheAge 2 – Jake Song announces Unreal Engine 5 MMORPG sequel

Earlier today, various Korean gaming websites posted interview articles with Jake Song, the prodigy who was part of the original Lineage team and went on to create games such as ArcheAge and Moonlight Sculptor under XLGAMES. The big reveal was…

XLGAMES – ArcheAge developer is now hiring for new Unreal Engine 4 MMORPG project

According to the recruitment website of Korean developer XLGAMES, the team has been hiring for a new MMORPG project since last month. The current 2 open positions are for Technical Artist and more recently, Concept Artist (for game background). These…

XLGAMES – Kakao Games acquires majority share of ArcheAge developer

Korean media and entertainment giant Kakao Games recently announced it has acquired a 53% controlling stake in XLGAMES, developer of games such as ArcheAge and more recently, Moonlight Sculptor. Kakao Games will now have a strong game studio and new…

Moonlight Sculptor – Quick look at starting gameplay of new Korean mobile MMORPG

Developed by XLGAMES of ArcheAge fame and published by Kakao Games, Moonlight Sculptor launched a couple of days back in South Korea. Based on the popular novel, The Legendary Moonlight Sculptor, there are loads of content for XLGAMES to work…

ArcheAge: Unchained – Test server for upcoming Buy-to-Play version opens to public

If you did not already know, ArcheAge: Unchained is an upcoming version of the fantasy MMORPG which will use the new Buy-to-Play business model, doing away with many pesky Free-to-Play issues. Publisher gamigo today announced that gamers can freely experience…

Moonlight Sculptor – New game trailers showcase playable classes and combat

Publisher Kakao Games and developer XLGAMES today released 2 new game trailers for their upcoming mobile MMORPG, Moonlight Sculptor, which is set to launch in South Korea on 10 October. One highlights the 5 starting classes, including the Sculptor which…

Moonlight Sculptor – Launch date for Korean server announced by Kakao Games

Earlier today, publisher Kakao Games and developer XLGAMES held a media conference to announce the launch details of their upcoming mobile MMORPG, Moonlight Sculptor. You can read more about the game here. It was revealed that Moonlight Sculptor will officially…

ArcheAge Walk – Kakao Games announce new location-based mobile game

Honestly, I thought it was satire news when I first read it, but came it came to my realization a few moments later that this is actually a real thing. Kakao Games today announced that its subsidiary, Life MMO Corp,…