[Secondary Observation-Game] Feast of Expectations… Game companies that burst 'jade jade'
[half Moon Young-soo reporter] From the second half of 2022, the feast of new works from major game companies that signed 'Big 3' will continue. Newly delayed schedules in the corona's 19 waves are noticing that they are noticing a fierce match by unveiling their bale.
In particular, G-Star 2022, which will be held in November, is expected to attract the attention of game fans as the year-end release and next-generation games aiming at next year's market will be revealed.
According to the game industry on the 29th, major game companies such as Nexon, Netmarble and NCsoft, as well as major game companies such as Kraftton and Kakao Games will be on new works.
Nexon (CEO Lee Jung-heon), who has proved its capabilities by showing 'Dungeon & Fighter Mobile' in the first half of this year, starts with 'DNF Dual', which was released on the 28th, and 'Hit 2', 'Arc Raders', and 'Cartrider: Drift' It will be serviced this year.
DNF Dual is a fighting game using 'Dungeon & Fighter' intellectual property (IP) and was jointly developed by Neople and Japan's Arc Systems Works. With intuitive command systems, even beginners can enjoy the game easily and fun. DNF Dual was ranked No. 1 in the top-ranking product based on Steam pre-sale.
Hit 2 is the sequel to Nexon's first record, and is expected by Nexon and Nexon Games. Reinterpreted as a genre of large-scale multi-speed roles (MMORPG), Hit 2 will showcase the gameability centered on large-scale PVPs and field battles, including siege warfare from the time of the server opening. The goal is to launch in the second half of this year.
Netmarble (CEO Kwon Young-sik, Do Ki-wook) has predicted the launch of the second half of the second half of the year, including Seven Knights Revolution, as well as 'Overfrime', 'Monster Taming: Arena' and 'Marvel: Me Marvel: Meta World'. The biggest concern is whether Netmarble, which recorded a deficit in 10 years in the first quarter of this year, will be able to rebound.
Seven Knights Revolution, which confirmed its launch on July 28, is an open world MMORPG that inherits the original emotion and game. It is the fourth 'Revolution' title and the first IP Revolution title. The game is a fun of seven Knights heroes and adventures.
Overfrime is a PC online game of strategic action genre that combines a third-person shooting and an enemy point (MOBA) genre. It is also known as a game made by using the Asset of 'Paragon', which Epic Games introduced. In the closed test stage held in April, it was attracting attention with the highest concurrent users.
NCsoft (CEO Kim Taek-jin) will launch Throne & Liberty (TL), a new PC-console work in the second half of this year. TL is a new IP-based MMORPG, and the company has entered the game by serializing Play Noble, an interactive novel that announces the game worldview. NCsoft plans to open this summer to introduce TL in detail.
TL is also a game that attracted attention by predicting that it will introduce a profit model (BM) that will be different from the mobile games that NCsoft has introduced. Hong Won-joon, Chief Financial Officer of NCsoft, said, I am willing to show a different strategy from the existing mobile game..
Craftton (CEO Kim Chang-han), famous for Battleground, joins the competition in the second half of the new works of overseas subsidiaries. The Calisto Protocol of Striking Distance Studio, founded by Uninnoy Walls' development strategy genre games' Project M 'and' Dead Space 'crew, will be unveiled this year.
Callisto Protocol is attracting attention by the representative of Glenn Scofield, a famous survival horror game 'Dead Space'. In 2320, he drew a survival story in Calisto, Jupiter's satellite. On December 2, the PC and the console platform are scheduled to be released.
Kakao Games (CEO Cho Gye-hyun), who has been successful from 'Odin: Valar Rising' and 'Umamus Me Pretty Ductby', is the next film of the key subsidiary XL Games, as well as' Ever Soul ',' Dettra ', Ares: Rise of Guardians' The back will be introduced sequentially in the second half.
Ever Soul is a new work of Nine Arc, where 'Atlantica' and 'Heroes of the Heroes' are gathered. It is expected to launch in the second half of the second half of the global market, including Korea.
Meanwhile, G-Star 2022, which will be held in BEXCO, Busan from November 17th to 20th, will be a stage where you can see the year-end release and next year's lineup. Although it has suffered ups and downs for the past two years with 19 Corona, it is observed that game companies participate in the entire BEXCO's full booth application this year. Wemade also delivered the news that he was in charge of the main sponsor on the 24th, adding to this heat.
Major game companies are also looking at G-Star. Except for last year, Nexon, who had been working in G-Star, said that Netmarble is positively reviewing participation, and Craepon is also considering participating in participation. Kakao Games, who was in charge of the main sponsor last year, is also expected to show exhibits at G-Star this year.
NCsoft, which has been absent from G-STAR 2015 every year, has not been decided yet, so it is likely to be watched. However, as the introduction of 'NCing', an open R & D development culture that reveals the interim development process and receives feedback, is unlikely to participate in G-Star, which can collect public opinion of game fans.