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The Daily Grind: What would (or did) convince you to try an imported free-to-play MMO?

There's an interesting cycle with a lot of free-to-play imports which I dubbed "temports" many moons ago. Players stay away because they're sure that...

Black Desert has no plans for localized China-only content

Chinese players will be able to enjoy a localized version of Black Desert courtesy of Snail Games, but according a recent interview with developers...
Well all right, then.

Check out Legend of the Ancient Sword gameplay in action

If you enjoy keeping your eyes on Chinese MMOs that may make their way stateside, you'll want to keep your eyes on Legend of...
If at first you don't succeed, that means nothing now.

Echo of Soul is heading to China (again)

Good news, Echo of Soul fans in China: The game is coming back. (It's not coming back in North America, it never left. It's...
Yeah, we're boned.

Nexon is heavily affected by China’s new game import laws

Getting non-Chinese games into the Chinese market is a lengthy and challenging ordeal as it is, but the latest set of Chinese restrictions for...
Never mind, I'm not real!

The Daily Grind: Is management the big problem with non-Western MMOs?

There's a certain culture that's grown up around imported MMOs more or less since they started appearing on our shores, the idea that they're...
Let's assume the dude on the righ represents ''the west'' here.

Rumor: Moonlight Blade is heading for the west

Remember Moonlight Blade? It's all right if you don't, we won't judge you. After all, the game isn't out over here and has no...

The Daily Grind: Do low-budget imported MMOs have a place in the current market?

The sad news about Asta and ELOA's upcoming closure prompted a musing from longtime commenter GreaterDivinity regarding the import-run-close model that has long been...

Trion’s new mystery game looks like Devilian Online

Trion Worlds decided to engage in a bit of image-based teasing yesterday, leaving players with nothing more than an image an a tagline. Some...
Stunning absolutely no one who's been following along, it's like people don't want MMOs to be jobs any longer.

Black Desert adjusts for ‘casual lite’ Korean market

Every game changes during testing, but Black Desert seems to have changed even more significantly compared to its original vision from the fan standpoint. One...