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Kakao Games Invests US$20 mln in U.S. Game Developer Frost Giant Studios

Kakao Games Invests US$20 mln in U.S. Game Developer Frost Giant Studios

SEOUL, Jan. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean game developer Kakao Games Corp. said Wednesday it has invested US$20 million in U.S.-based independent game developer Frost Giant Studios in line with its efforts to increase its global profile. The game affiliate under Kakao Corp., which operates South Korea’s most-used mobile messenger KakaoTalk, said it made [...]

NCSOFT Faces Bad Game Reviews, Plunging Share Price, and Now Sexual Harassment Case

NCSOFT Faces Bad Game Reviews, Plunging Share Price, and Now Sexual Harassment Case

SEOUL, Oct. 8 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean video game giant NCSOFT Corp., stricken with criticism over newly released game and a plunging share price, is yet again facing a sexual harassment case. An anonymous whistleblower at the company posted on Blind, an anonymous community of employed workers, that “certain individuals notorious for committing sexual [...]