Publisher known in the west primarily for Skysaga and Lost Ark.

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Blue Protocol will be published by Smilegate in South Korea

After an exceedingly long wait for any information about the game, Blue Protocol fans are finally getting some solid information about the game in...

Lost Ark compensates players for pheon exploit debacle, patches in Feast with Friends

Lost Ark's narrative today is a good news/bad news kind of story. Let's start with the bad news first: As we noted on Monday,...

Lost Ark accidentally hands out – and then claws back – pheon grants to players

What the heck are pheons? They're not a retro snack chip from the '90s; they're a currency in Lost Ark that lets players purchase...

Massively Overthinking: The New World comeback

New World is having a bit of a comeback moment - or is it? Since the launch of Brimstone Sands and the fresh start servers...

Here’s how to save your Lost Ark skill tree effects before next week’s overhaul

Among the many things coming to Lost Ark next week with the November 16th update is an overhaul of the game's skill tree transfer...
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Perfect Ten: 10 metrics to check to gauge MMO success or failure

There are a lot of MMOs out there. How do you know which one of them is the most popular and therefore the best...

Lost Ark’s Reaper class will finally launch in the west on November 16

While Korean players have already been Reaping it up since September 2020, players in the west have had to wait until this month's update...

Lost Ark announces an upcoming collaboration with The Witcher in spring 2023

Would you like to share grunts with Geralt in Lost Ark? If you said something to the effect of, "That's not possible, you silly...

Lost Ark’s Mystics and Mayhem is live with the Aldebaran Harvest Festival limited-time event

Happy patch day to Lost Ark fans, whose Mystics and Mayhem rollout began early this morning and is on the live servers as you're...

Choose My Adventure: Alone in the crowd of Lost Ark’s endgame

Even at the max level in Lost Ark, I find that I'm still kind of playing alone. A little bit. Though I suppose I...

Lost Ark hypes up the arrival of its Mystics and Mayhem update with a new trailer

There will be some spooky good fun that's soon to be had in Lost Ark when the Mystics and Mayhem update arrives this week,...

Atlas plans floating bases, more taming tools, and additional single-player support for Season 10

Atlas is once again full of promise and has its eyes set on the immediate future in its Season 10 roadmap, which is looking...

Four Winds: Lost Ark and the refinement of MMO item enhance systems

In the last edition of Four Winds, I promised I'd cover how three MMOs utilized item enhance systems to facilitate progression, and then I...

Lost Ark sets players to raiding in next week’s Mystics and Mayhem update

Halloween, or a version of it, effectively arrives in Lost Ark next week as Amazon unrolls Mystics and Mayhem on October 26th. "This update comes...

Choose My Adventure: Getting into the routine with Lost Ark’s Machinist

The polling for last week's Lost Ark Choose My Adventure was pretty clear: stay in the lower levels and focus on the Machinist. I...

Lost Ark has kicked off its second round of tiered season pass rewards, including a sparkly stag

Amazon is full-steam ahead on Lost Ark's season pass system with the launch of Ark Pass Season 2 this week. Actually, there are three...

The Stream Team: Continuing the Machinist journey in Lost Ark

MOP's Chris is coming back to Lost Ark once again to continue his poll-led adventure as a low-level Machinist. Join him today at 2:00...

Lost Ark applies a few fixes and kicks off the second season of its Ark Pass

Today is patch day for Lost Ark, and obviously that means there are some patch notes to enjoy. Assuming you enjoy patch notes, of...

Lost Ark offers start date and timing for western European and South American server merges

The smooshing together of servers for Lost Ark, which readers will remember was first detailed at the beginning of September, is proceeding on as...

Massively Overthinking: Do you take vacation time to play MMOs?

Back when Amazon was busy merging several dozen Lost Ark servers, I saw a comment thread where people were grousing about being locked out...