After topping download charts in China, the apocalyptic game gets a chance at a second life in North America and Australia
GUANGZHOU, China – Feb. 28, 2019 – NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTES) today announced the North American and Australian launch of LifeAfter, a zombie survival multiplayer mobile game for iOS and Android. LifeAfter packs all the joys of a classic MMORPG with the gun-toting, hunting and gathering, and on-the-fly crafting of some of the most popular action games before it. LifeAfter released in China last year to acclaim from mobile game action and strategy fans, topping the global download charts in the late months of 2018. Continue reading NetEase Launches LifeAfter, a Zombie Survival MMOPRG for iOS and Android
Experience All-New Content, Gameplay and Exclusive Rewards Before March 4 Launch
MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif. – February 1, 2019 – Pearl Abyss today announced that Black Desert, their all-new open-world fantasy action MMORPG, will be running a Final Open Beta on Xbox One from February 14-17. This is the last chance players will be able to experience Black Desert for free before the game’s launch on March 4, 2019. Continue reading Final Open Beta Announced for MMORPG Black Desert on Xbox One, Starting February 14, 2019
Pre-order Benefits Include Early Access and Unique In-Game Rewards Starting March 1, 2019, with Ultimate, Deluxe and Standard Editions
Manhattan Beach, Calif. – January 7, 2019 – Pearl Abyss today announced that Black Desert, their all-new open-world fantasy action MMORPG on Xbox One, is now available for pre-order prior to its full launch on March 4, 2019. For players interested in earning exclusive rewards, pre-orders of the Standard ($29.99 USD), Deluxe ($49.99 USD) and Ultimate ($99.99 USD) Editions will provide early access to the full game and various benefits such as in-game items, horse armor and more.
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MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif. – Dec. 12, 2018 – Pearl Abyss, the creators of the Black Desert MMORPG video game franchise, has today announced that it is expanding operations with the company’s first North American office, located in Manhattan Beach, California.
The news comes after Pearl Abyss recently announced that the company acquired CCP Games, the creators of the popular spaceship MMORPG, EVE Online.
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Xbox One players to experience the expansive fantasy action MMORPG on console for a limited time
SEOUL – November 8, 2018 – Pearl Abyss today announced that Black Desert, their open-world fantasy action MMORPG on Xbox One, is now available in Open Beta until Nov. 12. Download Black Desert today by visiting the Microsoft Store – special launch-day rewards await those who participate! To learn more about Black Desert on Xbox One and the Open Beta features, visit xbox.playblackdesert.com. Continue reading MMORPG Black Desert Now Available on Xbox One in Open Beta Until November 12
Hands-On Gameplay Demos Available to the Public at TwitchCon within Pearl Abyss Lounge
SEOUL – October 25, 2018 – Pearl Abyss today announced that Black Desert, their all-new open-world fantasy MMORPG on Xbox One, will be available to play via Open Beta from Nov. 8-12. For fans who can’t wait until November, Pearl Abyss is bringing Black Desert to TwitchCon 2018 in its first-ever public debut. From Oct. 26-28, TwitchCon attendees are encouraged to visit and experience Black Desert on Xbox One at the Pearl Abyss Lounge, Booth #1711, for a hands-on demo, the chance to win exclusive swag, and photo opportunities. Media appointments are being accommodated by request to email@example.com.
Register now for the upcoming Open Beta for Black Desert on Xbox One at: https://xbox.playblackdesert.com/
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NantG Mobile to Co-Develop Next Generation Game Publishing Platform
LA Times Center and NantG Mobile to Establish E-Sports Leagues Across Multiple Games Beginning with Z1 Battle Royale, the Revitalized H1Z1 Battle Royale Game
Los Angeles – Sept. 6, 2018 – NantWorks, a diversified holding company, today announced that it has made a strategic investment in Daybreak Game Company, a leading developer and publisher of multiplayer online games. In connection with the investment, NantWorks has obtained a controlling interest in a new joint venture with Daybreak, NantG Mobile, LLC, which has been formed to develop and publish mobile versions of Daybreak’s current games – H1Z1 and EverQuest – and to build and publish video games across all platforms. In addition, the JV will now assume control and management of the current PC H1Z1 Battle Royale game. Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong, CEO and Chairman of NantWorks and Owner and Executive Chairman of the Los Angeles Times, will join Daybreak’s board of directors.
Continue reading NANTWORKS MAKES STRATEGIC INVESTMENT IN DAYBREAK GAME COMPANY AND ESTABLISHES VIDEO GAME PUBLISHING JOINT VENTURE, NANTG MOBILE
Hit MMO developers join forces for the benefit of all current and future projects
SEOUL – September 6, 2018 – Today, Black Desert Online developer Pearl Abyss announced that it will acquire CCP Games, the creators of popular spaceship MMORPG EVE Online. The deal outlines that CCP Games will continue to operate independently as a developer with studios in Reykjavik, London and Shanghai, while integrating the company’s extensive development and publishing expertise into Pearl Abyss’ operations for all current and future projects. Continue reading Black Desert Online Creators Pearl Abyss to Acquire CCP Games, Makers of EVE Online