MMORPG

MapleStory M Unveils New Dual Blade Class and Dual Blade Events in Latest Content Update 

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 2:00pm

Free-to-play mobile MMORPG MapleStory M is receiving a new class update: Dual Blade.

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  • Free-to-play mobile MMORPG MapleStory M is receiving a new class update: Dual Blade.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210916005341/en/
    MapleStory M Unveils New Dual Blade Class and Dual Blade Events in Latest Content Update (Graphic: Business Wire)
    Nimble and acrobatic, the all-new Dual Blades are rogue thieves that have forsaken the Dark Lord that rules their guild.
  • In celebration of the new Dual Blade class, several limited-time events will be available, including:
    Dual Blade Burning Event - Through October 19, players can use their Dual Blade characters to participate in 1+2 level up event exclusive to Dual Blade characters
    Dual Blade Growth Support - Through October 19, special rewards will be gifted by clearing missions.
  • Dual Blade On-Time Event - Through Sept. 22, all players who login in MapleStory M will receive a Special Update Box to celebrate the release of Dual Blade!

Highstreet Enriches VR Metaverse with Upcoming Launch of FOMO Duck NFTs

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 - 1:20pm

Highstreet Market is a special marketplace located in Highstreet City inside the metaverse.

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  • Highstreet Market is a special marketplace located in Highstreet City inside the metaverse.
  • The denizens of Highstreet's metaverse will encounter FOMO Duck, a mascot with an integral role in the shared digital environment.
  • Highstreet plans to launch FOMO Duck as an NFT on September 17, 2021, with 250 released each day until the total supply of 10,000 FOMO Ducks has been minted.
  • Holders of FOMO Ducks will also qualify for exclusive bonuses leading up to our metaverse unveil and launch near Halloween.

Wemade's MMORPG ‘MIR4’ to Carry Out Its First Large-Scale Update in September

Friday, September 10, 2021 - 5:00am

Additional content will be revealed, including the first global clan battle, Clan Challenge, and Solitude Training.

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  • Additional content will be revealed, including the first global clan battle, Clan Challenge, and Solitude Training.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210909006234/en/
    Wemade's MMORPG 'MIR4' has its first large-scale update.
  • The Hidden Valley Capture is a battle between different clans to control the source of the game's main resource, Darksteel.
  • In addition, due to a rapid increase in the number of players, MIR4 added a new server region, South America.

Ragnarok X: Next Generation Official Launch in Vietnam on September 1, 2021

Wednesday, September 1, 2021 - 11:00am

Seoul, South Korea, Sept. 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GRAVITY Co., Ltd. (NasdaqGM: GRVY) (Gravity or Company), a developer and publisher of online and mobile games, today announced that Ragnarok X: Next Generation, a MMORPG mobile game, has been officially launched in Vietnam on September 1, 2021.

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  • Seoul, South Korea, Sept. 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GRAVITY Co., Ltd. (NasdaqGM: GRVY) (Gravity or Company), a developer and publisher of online and mobile games, today announced that Ragnarok X: Next Generation, a MMORPG mobile game, has been officially launched in Vietnam on September 1, 2021.
  • After previously launching this game in Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau on October 15, 2020, and in Southeast Asia on June 18, 2021, the game exceeded records of Ragnarok M: Eternal Love, a globally successful MMORPG mobile game, and it continues to achieve great results with high ranking in top grossing of Apple App Store and Google Play.
  • Reactions to the Closed Beta Test started on July 15, 2021 were very positive and more than 300,000 accounts were signed up for the pre-registration.
  • Ragnarok X: Next Generation is scheduled to be released in Korea in the first half of 2022.

iDreamSky Announces 2021 Interim Results

Tuesday, August 31, 2021 - 7:35am

HONG KONG, Aug 31, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - iDreamSky Technology Holdings Limited ("iDreamSky", or the "Company", together with its subsidiaries, the "Group"; Stock Code: 1119.HK) is pleased to announce its unaudited interim results for the six months ended 30 June 2021 ("the Reporting Period").

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  • HONG KONG, Aug 31, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - iDreamSky Technology Holdings Limited ("iDreamSky", or the "Company", together with its subsidiaries, the "Group"; Stock Code: 1119.HK) is pleased to announce its unaudited interim results for the six months ended 30 June 2021 ("the Reporting Period").
  • The match-three puzzle games of "Gardenscapes" and "Homescapes" series released and distributed by iDreamSky had a bucking rising in 2021 as compared with the same period of previous year.
  • In May 2021, the Group reached a strategic partnership with Huawei Cloud to serve the vertical customers in depth together.
  • In May 2021, the Group opened five regular chain stores in Guangzhou and Shenzhen, and the first QQfamily flagship store in China was opened in Shenzhen Happy Coast in July 2021.

Panasonic Unveils SC-GN01 Wearable Immersive Gaming Speaker System (WIGSS) To Deliver Unbeatable Sound For Serious Gamers

Wednesday, August 25, 2021 - 6:30pm

NEWARK, N.J., Aug. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Today, Panasonic announced the SoundSlayer Wearable Immersive Gaming Speaker System (WIGSS)SC-GN01at Gamescom 2021.

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  • NEWARK, N.J., Aug. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Today, Panasonic announced the SoundSlayer Wearable Immersive Gaming Speaker System (WIGSS)SC-GN01at Gamescom 2021.
  • The SoundSlayer WIGSS is equipped with three distinct gaming sound modes: Role-Playing Game mode, First-Person Shooter mode and Voice mode.
  • This high-quality gaming speaker combinesoriginal processing technologies such as True MAGESS (Majestic Augmented Gaming Environment Sound System) and a high-performance signal processor for a premium audio experience.
  • The True MAGESS (Majestic Augmented Gaming Environment Sound System) features four full-range speakers that deliver high surround sound in all directions accentuating sharp sounds with neodymium magnets.

Wemade Co., Ltd. Announces Grand Opening of Blockbuster MMORPG ‘MIR 4’ on August 26

Wednesday, August 25, 2021 - 4:00am

August 26 sees the official release of blockbuster MMORPG MIR 4 by Wemade Co., Ltd. in 170 countries and 12 languages.

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  • August 26 sees the official release of blockbuster MMORPG MIR 4 by Wemade Co., Ltd. in 170 countries and 12 languages.
  • Pre-downloads for MIR 4 are available on Google Play Store, Apple App Store, Steam, and the companys official website .
  • An in-game chat translation function also allows players from different countries to enjoy the game together without language barriers.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210824005882/en/
    Blockbuster MMORPG MIR 4 by Wemade Co., Ltd., with blockchain technology, is officially released in 170 countries and 12 languages on August 26.

Lineage W Unveils Across the Globe

Thursday, August 19, 2021 - 2:30am

(Graphic: Business Wire)

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    Lineage W is a new title succeeding the legitimacy of PC MMORPG Lineage.
  • Kim highlighted that Lineage W is a compilation of the Lineage IP over the last 24 years.
  • Quarter view based on full 3D graphics, battle and pledge system succeeding the originality of Lineage IP, and immersive storylines
    Sung-Gu Lee, head of Lineage W Group, and Hong-Young Choi, head of Lineage W Development, uncovered Lineage Ws main features and service plans.
  • Players can subscribe Lineage W Newsletter on the official website for the latest updates on Lineage W, which begins in mid-October.

Fantasy MMORPG Ragnarok Origin to Release on Mobile, Pre-Registration Opens August 10

Thursday, August 12, 2021 - 10:50am

In Ragnarok Origin, players will be able to explore Midgard as trouble begins to surface after thousands of years of peace between the Gods, Humans, and Demons.

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  • In Ragnarok Origin, players will be able to explore Midgard as trouble begins to surface after thousands of years of peace between the Gods, Humans, and Demons.
  • Players in North America will be able to sign up for Ragnarok Origin pre-registration starting from August 10.
  • Gravity has now grown into a global online game company and has developed and released the successful and well-known game Ragnarok Online throughout 93 regions.
  • As for 'Ragnarok Origin', it ranked as the fourth in sales of Google Play Store and App Store 5 days after its release in Jul, 2021 in Korea.

Wemade Co., Ltd. Announces Global Grand Opening of MIR 4

Thursday, August 12, 2021 - 4:00am

Wemade Co., Ltd. is excited to announce the global grand opening of the AAA mobile MMORPG MIR 4 in 170 countries and 12 languages on August 26.

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  • Wemade Co., Ltd. is excited to announce the global grand opening of the AAA mobile MMORPG MIR 4 in 170 countries and 12 languages on August 26.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210811005932/en/
    Wemade opens its AAA mobile MMORPG MIR 4 in 170 countries and 12 languages on August 26.
  • The global version of MIR 4 applied blockchain technology Non-Fungible Token (NFT) and Fungible Token (FT); Players can experience blockchain technology through the game characters and black iron resources.
  • (Graphic: Business Wire)
    The global opening follows the successful completion of the four-day closed beta test (CBT), as of August 8.