XLGAMES – Kakao Games and WeMade invests million in ArcheAge developer

The mobile MMORPG based on Korean novel, The Legendary Moonlight Sculptor, was first revealed back in 2016 by XLGAMES. LINE was initially announced as the publisher, but it looks like the company chickened out as Kakao Games was confirmed as…

ArcheAge – Developer announces new remastered version for early 2018

Korean developer XLGAMES might have fallen off the radar in most of 2017, but today the studio announced a new remastered version of ArcheAge is arriving in January. Based on 5 years of experience operating ArcheAge, this remastered version will…

ArcheAge Begins – Gamevil launches Unreal Engine 4 mobile game worldwide

First announced back in 2015 as a collaboration project between Gamevil and XLGAMES, the mobile version of ArcheAge is now available globally! Titled ArcheAge Begins, it is a mobile collecting 3D online game which is set approximately 2000 years prior…

ArcheAge – Version 4.0 update announced for 4th quarter 2017

[Play free now] Over at Gamescom 2017, publisher Trion Worlds made a huge announcement regarding the next update for its flagship MMORPG, ArcheAge. The massive version 4.0 expansion is hitting the North America and Europe servers later this year! With…

ArcheAge – New trailer for Korean summer naval arena update

Arriving in the Korean server on 27 July, full details for the naval arena update was slightly delayed, and the trailer was only shown a few hours ago. The location is known as Trapaces, and pits 4 teams of 5…

ArcheAge – Publisher for Taiwan server changes after months of silence

Back in July 2016, it was announced that XLGAMES and Taiwanese publisher Lager Network Technologies, a small local publisher, has signed a contract for ArcheAge covering the Greater China region (Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau). There was even a fan meeting…

XLGAMES – ArcheAge developer receives investment from gaming giant

I would call WeMade Entertainment a slumbering giant, as it is still far behind Nexon and Netmarble. But still, the Korean publisher and developer is one of the top gaming companies in the country. After recently selling USD 178 million…

ArcheAge – Korean server welcomes Nexon players later this month

For an online game the scale of ArcheAge, it is impressive developer XLGAMES has been self-publishing in Korea since 2013. Looking for new players for an upcoming new update and server, it has teamed up with Nexon to channel the…

Moonlight Sculptor – Publisher for XLGAMES mobile game revealed

Earlier this March, developer XLGAMES (of ArcheAge fame) announced it is crafting a mobile game based on the popular Korean light novel series, “The Legendary Moonlight Sculptor.” Today, it was announced LINE (yes, the messaging app) has acquired the publishing rights for…

ArcheAge – Unknown China studio obtains IP rights for mobile MMORPG

It seems common these days Korean developers are renting out their popular game IPs to Chinese studios for a fee and subsequent royalties. ArcheAge is the latest to join the fold with XLGAMES signing a contract with ZLONGAME, allowing the…

Civilization Online – Game closure announced by developer

Korean developer XLGAMES today announced the closure of its latest online game, Civilization Online, on 7 December. The game was co-developed with 2K Games, and was scheduled to launch in China and Taiwan as well, but the plan has most likely…

ArcheAge – Revelation descends this December with biggest expansion ever

[Game website] Trion Worlds today announced the new expansion for ArcheAge, titled Revelation, will arrive on December 10. Touted as the biggest expansion ever, the new content provides more freedom for players to shape the ever-expanding world of Erenor, with…

ArcheAge Begins – Unreal Engine 4 mobile game is now ready for signup

[Teaser website] First made public in February 2015, global mobile games publisher Gamevil announced it has partnered with XLGAMES to publish a mobile title based on ArcheAge. Developed using Unreal Engine 4, the teaser website for the game, ArcheAge Begins, is finally…

ArcheAge – Game publisher announced for Greater China region

After launching in South Korea, Japan, North America, Europe, and more recently China, ArcheAge was finally announced for Greater China (Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau). The publisher is Lager Network Technologies, perhaps one of the smaller gaming companies in the region. Crafted by…