Pearl Abyss Also Hosts Five-Year Console and Four-Year Cross-Platform Anniversary Events Through Late March, Bringing New Class ‘Scholar’ to Consoles Next Week
Manhattan Beach, CA — February 28, 2024 — Korean developer and publisher Pearl Abyss revealed a new major milestone on Black Desert Online’s eight-year PC anniversary today, amassing more than 55 million registered online players across all platforms and generating 3 trillion Korean won (US$ 2.2 billion in revenue) since its Korean launch in 2014.
The Forever Winter is coming. Wishlist on Steam today!
OLYMPIA, WA – February 21, 2024 – Today, at IGN Fan Fest, Fun Dog Studios, an independent game developer formed by industry veterans behind iconic titles like Horizon: Zero Dawn, DOOM Eternal, Killzone, Hawken, The Witcher 3, and Mass Effect, unveiled the first trailer for their debut game, The Forever Winter. A tactical survival and horror-laden shooter, The Forever Winter promises to redefine the genre by putting the tactics back to tactical shooter, bringing squad-based gameplay mechanics to the forefront and challenging players to think strategically in order to survive. Wishlist on Steam today, and view assets here.
Studios first game trailer will debut at IGN Fan Fest on February 21
OLYMPIA, WA – February 20, 2024 – Fun Dog Studios, an independent studio formed by key figures on the development of huge games like Horizon: Zero Dawn, DOOM Eternal, Killzone,Hawken, The Witcher 3, Mass Effect and more, today announced they have come together to form this new venture. The studio is one-hundred-percent employee owned, fully creatively independent, and committed to defying convention, challenging players, and taking big risks.
Two of VR’s best selling titles are coming soon to Apple’s flagship headset
AUSTIN, TEXAS – February 15, 2024 – Today, Owlchemy Labs announced Job Simulator and Vacation Simulator are coming soon to the Apple Vision Pro headset. Both titles will include their respective free content updates, Job Simulator will be made purchasable on the Vision Pro App Store for $19.99 USD and Vacation Simulator for $29.99 USD.
LOS ANGELES, California — February 15: PTW, an enterprise games services company powering the technical and creative services for many of the largest developers and studios around the world, today announced that effective immediately, Masaru “Mikey” Harada has been promoted to Chief Corporate Development Officer (CCDO). In his new role, Harada will spearhead inorganic growth for the PTW family of brands, acting as the main strategic stakeholder for the company’s merger and acquisition opportunities. Harada will report directly to PTW’s CEO, Deborah Kirkham.
Players Can Rejoice In Two New PVP Updates With New Combative Faction War And New 15v15 Guild League, While Black Desert Mobile’s “Succession Skill” Update Offers Unlimited Skill Combos and New Region
Manhattan Beach, CA — February 7, 2024 — Pearl Abyss, the innovative force behind Black Desert Online, concluded the groundbreaking War of the Roses pre-season this past weekend — a spectacular 300vs300 PvP faction war — across multiple territories. The developer then launched a new, more compact 15v15 Guild League update today for Guild versus Guild battles. The mobile team simultaneously unveiled a comprehensive revamp of its class system for Black Desert Mobile yesterday enabling players limitless skill combinations for all 28 classes paired with the new Sherekhan territory, an expansive region to explore.
Get a first look at the environment, tools, and vampires that await in Schell Games’ upcoming single-player VR horror title
PITTSBURGH, PA — FEBRUARY 2, 2024 – Today, Schell Games debuted an extended gameplay trailer for Silent Slayer: Vault of the Vampire during the Ruff Talk VR 2024 Showcase. Featuring developer commentary, the extended gameplay trailer explores the game’s ominous castle setting, intuitive lineup of tools, intricate gameplay, enigmatic puzzles, and the fanged monsters lurking in the dark. It launches this year for Meta Quest 2, Meta Quest Pro, and Meta Quest 3 VR headsets. Eager vampire slayers can wishlist the game now on the Meta Quest Store.
The collaboration introduces characters and more from the acclaimed shonen anime series, starting today
REDONDO BEACH, Calif. – January 15, 2024 – Chainsaw Man makes its flashy debut in GungHo Online Entertainment’s hit mobile puzzle game Puzzle & Dragons. Today at 18:00 through February 12, 17:59 (PST), players can battle through four devil-ridden dungeons in this limited-time collaboration.