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Funcom Looks Ahead In Q4 Financials, Still Encourages Tencent Buyout

Funcom released its financials for Q4 2019, and while the quarterly and yearly numbers weren't spectacular, the developer has plenty of hope for the...

Roblox Gets $150 Million In Funding, Worth $4 Billion Overall

Roblox has received another round of investing, to the tune of $150 million, as the total valuation of the game's overall value hits the...

Tencent Acquires Minority Stake In Dreadnought/The Cycle Developer Yager

Tencent is at it again. Just a few weeks after taking a shot at buying up Funcom -- and having a minority stake in...

Heroes, Human Resources, And Hong Kong: The Top 10 Stories In F2P Gaming In...

2019 was … certainly a year. It was the best of times and the worst of times, but most importantly … it was time....

Chinese Mobile Dev In Talks To Acquire 70% Of Digital Extremes’ Owner Leyou Technologies

Earlier this year, I poked fun at people who panicked over the 3% acquisition of Digital Extremes by Perfect World Entertainment back in 2014....

Riot Asks Players And Casters To “Refrain From Discussing” Political Issues At This Weekend’s...

In the wake of the difficulties Blizzard has had this week with pro-Hong Kong statements at its professional Hearthstone events (and elsewhere), Riot Games...

Players, Developers Push Back Over Blizzard’s Banning Of Hong Kong Hearthstone Player

“Life comes at you fast” has rarely seemed like a more appropriate cliche. Blizzard, and its parent company Activision, must be feeling like life...

Tencent Acquires 29% Of Funcom, Becomes Largest Shareholder

Tencent already has a piece of game developers Riot, Grinding Gear, and Epic, and probably also your local coffee shop, and now it's got...

Path Of Exile Removes Controversial Nested Microtransaction Loot Box

Pretty much everyone loves Path of Exile, but if there's one thing that people might have reason to gripe about, it's the game's loot...

Path Of Exile’s Blight Expansion Goes Live Today

Path of Exile's latest expansion, Blight, is just about ready to hit live servers -- and may have already done so by the time...

Ring Of Elysium Hosting Tournament At Gamescom

If you're planning on attending Gamescom in Germany next month and are a fan of Aurora Studio's Ring of Elysium, you'll definitely want to...

Tencent Teams Up With Amazon For Ring Of Elysium Tournament

Today, Tencent and Aurora Studio announced a new online Ring of Elysium tournament, the Amazon Cup. The tournament is a joint project involving --...

Nexon Sale Called Off, As Prospective Buyers Fail To Meet Owner’s Price

It looks like Nexon won't be changing hands after all. After months of bidding and negotiations involving (and not involving) some of the biggest...

Report: Riot And Tencent Are Working On A Mobile League Of Legends

In the category of "news that probably shouldn't surprise us", Riot Games and Tencent are finally working on a mobile version of League of...

Nexon Bidding Postponed Due To “High Acquisition Price” That Even Tencent Is Reluctant To...

Is there a limit to how much Tencent is willing to pay to acquire Nexon? The answer appears to be "yes."The Korea Times is...

Ring Of Elysium Kicks Off “Pirate’s Gratitude” Event

The latest Ring of Elysium update is out and it brings with it a new event. The "Pirate's Gratitude" card-flip event will run until...

Nexon Chairman “Personally Approached” Disney About Buying His Company

A new player has entered the market for a majority stake of Nexon. Chairman Kim Jung-Ju, who controls 67.49% of the company, has "personally...

Ring Of Elysium Season 3 Adventure Pass Starts March 27

On March 27, Ring of Elysium players will have access to the game's Season 3 Adventurer pass -- the one with the cyborg-pirate character....