Finally, LawBreakers Is Free-To-Play On PC (Update: Shutting Down Sept. 14)

Finally, LawBreakers Is Free-To-Play On PC (Update: Shutting Down Sept. 14)

Update: Now there’s a Steam announcement and a shutdown date of Sept. 14. Original story: Originally announced as free-to-play, then not, then … well, there…

Boss Key Employees Might Have Learned About Studio’s Closure The Same Way We Did

Boss Key Employees Might Have Learned About Studio’s Closure The Same Way We Did

UPDATE: Bleszinski has stated via Twitter that Boss Key’s employees were notified of the studio’s closure via a typical meeting. We have therefore removed some…

Boss Key Productions Shuts Down; Radical Heights Was “Too Little, Too Late,” Says Cliffy B

Boss Key Productions Shuts Down; Radical Heights Was “Too Little, Too Late,” Says Cliffy B

The long, strange, and often controversial saga of Boss Key Productions has come to an end. Today on Twitter, CEO Cliff Bleszinski stated that the…

5 Things Radical Heights Does Right

5 Things Radical Heights Does Right

If you laughed off Radical Heights when it was first announced, I wouldn’t blame you. Whether it was the cheesy appeal to the ’80s, its…

Cliff Bleszinski Teases Female Radical Heights Model, Pokes Epic For Poaching Boss Key Devs

Cliff Bleszinski Teases Female Radical Heights Model, Pokes Epic For Poaching Boss Key Devs

After having to choke down a healthy serving of humble pie following LawBreakers’ demise, you might think Boss Key Productions CEO Cliff Bleszinski might be…

Fresh Off LawBreakers, Boss Key Has A F2P Battle Royale Going Into Early Access … Tomorrow!

Fresh Off LawBreakers, Boss Key Has A F2P Battle Royale Going Into Early Access … Tomorrow!

Well, that didn’t take long. When Boss Key Productions said it was ceasing development on LawBreakers last Thursday, the dev team said it was working…

LawBreakers Ceases Development, Won’t Go F2P (For Now)

LawBreakers Ceases Development, Won’t Go F2P (For Now)

In what doesn’t come as any real surprise to anyone, Boss Key Productions’ LawBreakers is ceasing active development. A statement posted today on the Boss…

Top 5 Free-to-Play Games That Ended Up Buy-to-Play

Top 5 Free-to-Play Games That Ended Up Buy-to-Play

What do you think when an upcoming game is announced as free-to-play? For some people, that’s great news. For others, it puts a big red…

It’s The Best Quarter Ever — Again — For Nexon in Q4 2017

It’s The Best Quarter Ever — Again — For Nexon in Q4 2017

Everything was rosy and bright for Nexon in last quarter’s financial report. This time around, it’s more of the same. The first words in Nexon’s…

Nexon Downsizes, Making Cuts To US Branch

Nexon Downsizes, Making Cuts To US Branch

GamesIndustry.biz is reporting that Nexon “has laid off an undisclosed number of employees,” which one of its sources characterizes as up to a fifth of…

MMOBomb’s Top 5 Predictions For F2P Gaming In 2018

MMOBomb’s Top 5 Predictions For F2P Gaming In 2018

It’s prediction time again! Time for us here at MMOBomb – by which I mean me, since nobody else will subject themselves to this level…

Nexon Touts “Best Q3 Ever,” Pixelberry Acquisition In Latest Financial Report

Nexon Touts “Best Q3 Ever,” Pixelberry Acquisition In Latest Financial Report

When your financial statement leads off with “Highest Q3 ever,” that’s probably a good sign. Nexon did just that with today’s report, which sounded good…

Cliffy B on LawBreakers Free-To-Play: “I Wouldn’t Rule It Out”

Cliffy B on LawBreakers Free-To-Play: “I Wouldn’t Rule It Out”

At some point, LawBreakers becomes a self-fulfilling prophecy: Everyone talks about how it’s doing poorly, which makes people not want to play, which makes it…

Get A Free Taste Of LawBreakers This Weekend

Get A Free Taste Of LawBreakers This Weekend

LawBreakers may be doing its best to avoid being free-to-play, but that’s not stopping the developers from offering gamers a free weekend to spend in…

Whatever Happened To … Battlecry?

Whatever Happened To … Battlecry?

As much as we might make fun of “dead” or “dying” games, at least a game that launched and then declined rapidly … well, launched….

Nexon Exceeds Outlook For Q2 2017, Pins Q3 NA Hopes On LawBreakers

Nexon Exceeds Outlook For Q2 2017, Pins Q3 NA Hopes On LawBreakers

The previous quarter was perhaps a bit of an anomaly for Nexon’s revenue. In Q2 2017, things came somewhat back down to earth, as seen…

Nexon Reports “Record-High Revenues” In Q1 2017, But Largely Does Big Business Overseas

Nexon Reports “Record-High Revenues” In Q1 2017, But Largely Does Big Business Overseas

Nexon’s financial report for Q1 2017 starts off on a good note. The first line of the “CEO Highlights” page offers this glowing phrase: “Reported…

Nexon Announces New Game, Developed By Halo Veterans

Nexon Announces New Game, Developed By Halo Veterans

Nexon’s got a new competitive multiplayer game brewing, and it’s utilizing talent from some of the biggest studios in gaming. The publisher’s North American branch…

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