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  • NCsoft Is Making A Game Dictionary for South Korean Gamers

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    By the end of 2015 the video game terms will get authoritative definition and explaination in dictionary in South Korea. This year marks the 20th anniversary of Korean MMO and NCsoft decides to assemble specialists to make such a game dictionary.   Report says that the number of Korea gamers has surpassed 20 million and it’s necessary to formally define thousands of terms used in dail... Read More »

  • Soon Beom Kwon from SSA Talked about Korea Mobile Game Market at MGF 2015

    Soon Beom Kwon from SSA, the global game social media platform, introduced Korea mobile game market to overseas game insiders via MGF. At MGF, Soon Beom Kwon introduced 2 important events as 2 big bangs in Korea mobile game market. They are the birth of Kakao Platform and the release of CoC. About the condition of the first big bang, most of Korea-based developers choose Kakao as their p... Read More »

  • MGF 2015: 10 Mobile Game Design Trends from East and West

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    At  MGF 2015 (Mobile Game Forum) Frenzoo CEO Simon Newstead shared his thoughts on the trends of mobile game design in the east and west. Below are key points of the 10 trends and you can read the details here.   1. Touch-first interfaces, eg. Dawn of Titans   2. RPG mechanics in all genres, eg. Marvel Contest of Champions   3. Evolved mechanics, eg. Candy Crush ... Read More »

  • Game of Thrones - Episode Three Releases on Multiple Platforms

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    The latest installment on Telltale Games' Game of Thrones series, the Episode Three just released in NA on March 24 and EU on March 25. Game of Thrones - Episode Three is available to players on PC, Mac, PS3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One. Later on March 26, the game will be released on iOS and Android systems, too. The game is played from five different points of view. Each is a membe... Read More »

  • Blade & Soul Now Rated 15+ in Preparation for eSports Event

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    Blade & Soul was rated as an ages 18+ game in Korea since it had been released. Recently, NCsoft announces that Blade & Soul has just been approved by the country’s Game Rating and Administration Committee (GRAC) as an ages 15+ game. According to Korean Game Industry Promotion Act, all online games have to be vetted by a nine-person panel to determine the game’s ra... Read More »

  • Crowfall Is One of the Top 20 Largest Kickstarter Games in History

    With over $1.2 million pledged, ArtCraft Entertainment's MMORPG Crowfall becomes the 19th largest game on Kickstarter in history as off today. The good news comes with an informative video shows character progression and the last part of behind-the-scenes interviews. Check them out below.       As the game's crowdfunding goes forward full throttle, the team welco... Read More »

  • Chinese Diablo 3 Gamers can Choose Buy-to-play or Free-to-play with Restrictions

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    The business model for Diablo 3 Chinese version is finally confirmed by its publisher Netease. Blizzard/Netease collaboration's marketing director Zhang Dong just revealed Diablo 3 will take a hybrid model in China. Players can choose to buy the game and play it without restrictions, or play for free with content restrictions. What's more, the Platinum currency is confirmed to be ... Read More »

  • Blizzard Sued Another Shameless World of Warcraft Rip-off

    Lately, Blizzard and NetEast joint sued Everyone WarCraft : War of Draenor for IP Infringement. Today, the verdict was announced by Guangzhou IP Court. The verdict requires Everyone WarCraft: War of Draenor must be shut down immediately. Everyone WarCraft: War of Draenor is a turn-based card RPG on the background of World of Warcraft. All characters in the game are WoW’s popular chara... Read More »

  • 37Games Hosts 2nd China International Game Conference (CIGC)

    The second annual China International Game Conference (CIGC) is underway in the beach side city of Zhuhai, China. The topic of this year’s conference revolves around creating and publishing games of a higher quality in order to form separation in an already swamped free-to-play market. From left to right  President of 37Games Entertainment Limited Li Yi Fei, VP Hu Yuhang, Co-Founde... Read More »

  • NCsoft Corruption Scandal Exposed! Project HON Will not be Aborted

    Recently, it is confirmed that there is a corrupted tendency inside NCsoft. The company punished the related employees via internal announcement. According to the report, some employees from the Project HON team embezzled money which was used for game development and got punished. The scale of this corruption reached ten million Korean won, leading to certain disintegration of the developme... Read More »