Official Site: Mabinogi
Studio: Nexon
Launch Date: March 27, 2008 (NA); June 22, 2004 (KR)
Genre: Fantasy Sandbox
Business Model: Hybrid F2P (Regional Optional Sub, Cash Shop)
Platform: PC

Mabinogi confirms July 11 and August 8 launch dates for its two-part Winds of Fate update

The Winds of Fate are blowing across Mabinogi. Or at least they're scheduled to blow, specifically on Thursday, July 11th, and Thursday, August 8th,...

Mabinogi’s May patch smooths out dungeon difficulty and increases inventory stacks

All right class, who here remembers Mabinogi? You know, that Welsh-themed fantasy MMO that your one friend always raved about back in the day...

Mabinogi’s latest quality-of-life update lets players enjoy minigames anywhere

The month of April is all about quality-of-life improvements for players of Mabinogi, as the game's most recent patch has offered several things to...

Mabinogi’s Festival of Stars celebrates 16 years with quests, minigames, and pretty cosmetics

It's the 16th anniversary of Mabinogi, and players are invited to celebrate the occasion with the recently launched Festival of Stars, which offers up...

Mabinogi outlines plans for 16th anniversary, combat tweaks, and a new ‘unique lifestyle space’

Mabinogi has a whole lot of plans for this year above and beyond its upgrade to Unreal Engine 5. The MMORPG's latest producer's letter...

Mabinogi opens a new microsite that details the MMO’s upgrade to Unreal Engine 5

Unreal Engine 5 seems to be the bees knees among game devs, especially those who are looking to upgrade their existing games to the...

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The final esports tournaments for World of Warcraft's Dragonflight era are coming in the first part of 2024, with the Arena World Championship taking...

Mabinogi adds new arcana classes and updates its arcana system in the Arcana Dark Arts patch

Players of Mabinogi who are pushing their characters to new heights have a few things to be excited about, as the anime MMO's Arcana:...

Mabinogi’s big Beyond quality-of-life update is live as Nexon promises more for December 14

This week brought yet another bout of quality-of-life improvements to the anime MMO Mabinogi in the form of the Beyond update, which brings some...

Mabinogi continues to improve the MMO’s quality-of-life with its November 16 Beyond update

You'd be forgiven for believing that an update called Beyond would be bringing transformational updates to Mabinogi. That's not quite the case, but the...

Battle Bards Episode 228: Cheery MMO dungeons

Not every dungeon has to be a drab and dour affair — a fact that sent the Battle Bards searching for the cheeriest tunes...

Nexon Q2 2023: Revenues perk up 12% QoQ thanks to multiple online games

While its competitors turned in disappointing financial quarters, Nexon has actually seen a surprising resurgence in Q2: Its quarterly revenues were 12% higher compared...

Mabinogi is switching to Unreal Engine 5: ‘It is a necessary improvement’

Hey, do we have any Mabinogi veterans in the house? Considering that this sandbox MMO has been around for 15 years in the West,...

Mabinogi adds new signets for high-tier weapons and gives away sparkly scooters for its 15th anniversary

You would think an MMO hitting the 15-year mark would be cause for a bigger celebration, but Mabinogi elected to go low-key for its...

Mabinogi rolls out a massive 15th birthday celebration

The number of MMOs reaching 15 years old is starting to stack up, and we're not at all sad about it. Nexon's anime sandbox...

Q4 2022: Nexon counts huge YOY revenue boost, pushes harder into blockchain

Nexon's Q4 2022 financial figures are the latest to arrive this week, as CEO Owen Mahoney presided over a mostly decent quarter for the...

Nexon Q3 2022: ‘Record breaking quarterly revenue’ is earned on the strength of mobile gaming in Korea

We're back with another quarterly gaming financial story thanks to Nexon putting out its third quarter report, which looks to be full of good...

Nexon shares several teaser trailers and gameplay vids for new MMOs ahead of its arrival to G-Star 2022

The Korean games industry is spooling up for next week's G-Star showcase, and among the studios ready to fire off all sorts of hype...

Mabinogi celebrates 14th birthday, plans server merges and new server too

This weekend's a big one for long-running anime sandbox Mabinogi: The game is turning 14 years old on Sunday, complete with a full round...

Obituary: Nexon founder Kim Jung-ju has passed away

The Nexon Corporation is mourning the loss of the man who started it all back in 1994, Kim Jung-ju. The billionaire founder of the...