NCsoft Corp

Type: Company
Name: NCsoft Corp
Nationality: Japan
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

Korean games firm NCsoft partners with web comics company Lehzin

By Relaxnews, Updated: 19/04/2014Korean comics co Lehzin Entertainment can now get creative with characters owned by MMO impresario NCsoft ("Guild Wars," "Lineage"), while leveraging its own catalog for interactive gain. With NCSoft putting a hefty $4.8m ... [Published XinMsn - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 3 reports

NCsoft invests $4.8 million in Korean web comics firm

NCsoft has made a $4.8 million investment in the Lezhin Entertainment, Korea's leading web comics company.In a statement issued to the press, NCsoft confirmed that its ₩5 billion investment in ... ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 17 2014]
Entities: NCsoft Corp
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Korea's Online Games Exports to Surpass W1 Trillion

Korea's annual export of online games is expected to surpass the W1 trillion mark for the first time, according to a survey of online games companies.The survey revealed on Thursday that the export of Korea's online games will likely increase to US$900 ... [Published Digital Chosun - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

S.Korea stocks face worst day in three weeks, won extends gains

* KOSPI tracks broad weakness stemming from Wall Street * Won continues to strengthen, headed for weekly gains SEOUL, April 11 (Reuters) - Seoul shares slid on Friday morning and headed for their worst day in three weeks after a sharp decline in Wall ... [Published Sharenet - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Blade & Soul Blu-rays/DVDs to Include 7 Anime Shorts

Blu-rays/DVDs also add 1st episode's special edition, commentaries, event entry formsTBSishop (the online store for Japan's TBS television station) and Amazon are listing anime shorts in all seven Blu-ray and DVD volumes for the Blade & Soul anime . ... [Published Anime News Network - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

NCsoft Launcher 1.5.19002

The NCsoft Launcher gives you instant access to all of your NCsoft games. Whether you want to play, check out the latest news for your favorite games, access your NCsoft account, or download one of our many game titles, with it you can now download and ... [Published MajorGeeks.com - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

Internet, tech stock sell-off spreads to Asian markets

HONG KONG: Internet and technology stocks tumbled across Asia on Monday as a sell-off spread from Wall Street where investors knocked down such companies over worries about . Mainstays of the Internet economy such as that have surged over the past year ... [Published Economic Times - Apr 07 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

Molten Games loses funding, fires staff - report

Molten Games appears to have lost its funding, forcing the studio to lay off its entire staff less than a year after its inception.The San Diego-based company was founded in July 2013 , and boasted quite a pedigree: a management team composed of Paul ... [Published GamesIndustry.biz - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

Molten Games Complete Layoffs Confirmed from Multiple Internet Sources

Molten Games has apparently laid off its entire staff, according to various online sources, and the evidence seems to be mounting up across the web.The studio is based in San Diego, California, and was founded around a year ago mainly by Sony Online Entertainment ... [Published Softpedia - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

NCsoft relents on Lineage IIs hero coin prices

it has reduced prices on "top-tier prizes" in the hero coin store by 40% or more. As an example, the Dark Amaranthine Weapon Pack has been reduced from 375,000 hero coins to 100,500 as a ... ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 03 2014]
Entities: NCsoft Corp
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 1 reports

Which side will you choose?

This week I’m going to talk about a game that falls into a genre that consoles never get to play, and that is the Massively-Multiplayer-Online-Role-Playing-Game. Otherwise known as a MMOPRG, the genre boasts some of the largest fan bases in gaming. This ... [Published Wake Weekly - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 1 reports

Wildstar Warrior

Wildstar, an upcoming game from publisher NCSoft, had originally touted itself as a free-from action-rpg. Unfortunately as the game nears release we see that regardless of what path you take in this game, you'll be required to play one of the standard ... [Published Examiner.com - Mar 25 2014]

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"We are looking forward to creating synergy with the best online game company in Korea" said Lezhin CE
"We are looking forward to creating synergy with the best online game company in Korea," said Lezhin CEO Hee Sung Han. "We believe that this opportunity will help vitalise innovative digital storytelling in Korea."
...to engage in the traditional expensive process of porting or redevelopment of their content," said Vikas Gupta, President and CEO of TransGaming. "This expansion was a significant new focus and required a sizeable resource allocation. We've spent the last quarter readying our technology to meet the needs of this new model and customer demand and we expect the revenue opportunity to scale rapidly in the coming quarters and provide a robust return on investment. We've already commercially engaged with industry leading game companies and will be announcing these customer wins soon."
...has spilled over to Seoul, prompting profit-taking as investors caught their breath," said Hyundai SecuritiesSecurities analyst Bae Sung-young, "the upcoming first quarter corporate earnings results will decide the extent of the market's rebound in the near term." Shares in Wall Street plunged on Thursday, with the Nasdaq Composite suffering its biggest drop in 2-1/2 years after another sharp selloff in biotech...

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Korean games firm NCsoft partners with web comi... [Published XinMsn - Apr 19 2014]
[GamerTell] Card Hunter's 'Attack of the Artifa... [Published Technology Tell - Apr 18 2014]
NCsoft invests $4.8 million in Korean web comic... [Published Big News Network - Apr 17 2014]
NCSoft Invests $4.8 Million in Lezhin Entertain... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 17 2014]
NCsoft invests $4.8 million in Korean web comic... [Published GamesIndustry.biz - Apr 17 2014]
Wildstar Introduces Warplots, Where You Can Pla... [Published Softpedia - Apr 17 2014]
Korea's Online Games Exports to Surpass W1 Tril... [Published Digital Chosun - Apr 15 2014]
Wildstar is Sci-Fi MMO with Sense of Humor [Published Yahoo! News - Apr 15 2014]
TransGaming Announces New Licensing Model; Expa... [Published PR inside - Apr 15 2014]
Asian stocks slip on stronger yen, global tech ... [Published Taipei Times Online - Apr 12 2014]
Blade & Soul Blu-rays/DVDs to Include 7 Anime S... [Published Anime News Network - Apr 11 2014]
S.Korea stocks face worst day in three weeks, w... [Published Sharenet - Apr 11 2014]
PAX East Blasts into Boston: A Preview and Surv... [Published Boston Magazine - Apr 10 2014]
Wikia : Announces Fan Studio To Facilitate Coll... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 09 2014]
NCsoft Launcher 1.5.19002 [Published MajorGeeks.com - Apr 08 2014]
Internet, tech stock sell-off spreads to Asian ... [Published Economic Times - Apr 07 2014]
Molten Games Complete Layoffs Confirmed from Mu... [Published Softpedia - Apr 04 2014]
Molten Games loses funding, fires staff - report [Published GamesIndustry.biz - Apr 04 2014]
NCsoft relents on Lineage IIs hero coin prices [Published Big News Network - Apr 03 2014]
Killing your game the right way [Published GamesIndustry.biz - Apr 02 2014]
UOL : and Gyeonggi Province Partner to Expand C... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 02 2014]
Guild Wars 2 China Pre-Orders Begin April 2, Op... [Published Michigan Live - Apr 02 2014]
Which side will you choose? [Published Wake Weekly - Mar 27 2014]
Trojan Horse was a Unicorn 2014: what to look f... [Published 3D Artist - Mar 25 2014]
Wildstar Warrior [Published Examiner.com - Mar 25 2014]
KongZhong Announces Guild Wars 2 China CD-Key P... [Published ADVFN UK - Mar 21 2014]
Is The Elder Scrolls Online’s subscription plan... [Published E27 - Mar 20 2014]
NCSoft starts testing for Lineage mobile launch [Published Korea Joongang Daily - Mar 19 2014]
Meet the gamers who earned big in the now-close... [Published Venturebeat - Mar 19 2014]
Chinese Mobile Game Maker Eyes Korean Market [Published The Korea Economic Daily - Mar 18 2014]
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Talented illustrator Hyung-Tae Kim, who previou... [Published Kotaku - Mar 17 2014]
Talented illustrator Hyung-Tae Kim , who previously worked at NCSoft, is setting up his own studio in South Korea called Shift Up . The studio is already working on a new mobile game. [Thanks for the tip, Sang!] Read more...       ...
China’s CrossFire is bigger than League of Lege... [Published Venturebeat - Jan 15 2014]
SuperData Digital games continue to grow, with free-top-play growing rapidly. China’s Tencent scored big with free-to-play games in 2013, with its CrossFire title holding the No. 1 position of the year and its League of Legends holding the No. 2 spot ...
One of Korea's Most Talented Game Artists Leavi... [Published Kotaku - Jan 09 2014]
After eight years, illustrator Hyung-Tae Kim is leaving NCsoft. Earlier today, Kim confirmed the departure on his blog. Read more...         ...
Let's Give Thanks For Awesome Video Game Art [Published Kotaku - Nov 29 2013]
Jong Il Kim is a Korean artist who has worked for big local clients like Entwell and NCSoft. Read more...         ...
Fifteen years in, and Lineage has made the equi... [Published Kotaku - Nov 27 2013]
Fifteen years in, and Lineage has made the equivalent of US$1.8 billion, NCsoft announced earlier this morning in South Korea. Talk about evergreen. [Thanks, Sang!] Read more...         ...
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