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LG Electronics Inks Partnership with Esports Firm Gen.G

LG Electronics Inks Partnership with Esports Firm Gen.G

SEOUL, Jan. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — LG Electronics Inc. on Monday said it has signed a partnership with the global esports organization Gen.G to better target young consumers amid the pandemic. Under the deal, the two sides agreed to seek various business opportunities in the global esports industry and cooperate in promoting LG UltraGear gaming [...]

New Open-world Game ‘Crimson Desert’ to Launch Globally in Late 2021

New Open-world Game ‘Crimson Desert’ to Launch Globally in Late 2021

SEOUL, Dec. 15 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean game developer Pearl Abyss said Tuesday that it will roll out its first open-world game “Crimson Desert” globally in the fourth quarter of next year. The upcoming role-playing action adventure game will come out on PC and console platforms, allowing single-player narrative with online multiplayers, the company [...]

Taiwanese Game Market Serves as Forward Base for S. Korean Developers

Taiwanese Game Market Serves as Forward Base for S. Korean Developers

SEOUL, Dec. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean game developers are increasingly turning to Taiwan as a ‘forward base’ before hitting the global markets in China and Southeast Asia. Kakao Games, the game developing unit of South Korean mobile giant Kakao, decided to launch “Odin: Valhalla Rising,” the company’s newest mobile massively multiplayer online role-playing [...]

S. Korean Mobile Carriers Eye More Cloud Gaming Users as Demand Grows

S. Korean Mobile Carriers Eye More Cloud Gaming Users as Demand Grows

SEOUL, Nov. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean telecom operators are targeting wider market penetration of cloud gaming services by expanding availability, industry officials said Thursday, amid strong demand from mobile gamers. The country’s three major carriers — SK Telecom Co., KT Corp. and LG Uplus Corp. — have in recent months opened up their [...]

Highly Anticipated Games Unveiled at G-star

Highly Anticipated Games Unveiled at G-star

SEOUL, Nov. 21 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korean gaming developers and publishers have been unveiling their latest titles featuring cutting-edge graphics and technology at an ongoing game expo. This year’s G-Star Global Game Exhibition is not operating offline booths due to concerns over the COVID-19 outbreak, and fans must participate in the Thursday-Sunday event through [...]