More than 200000 people gathered in the southeastern port city of Busan to participate in G-Star, one of the largest gaming exhibitions in the country… to check out some of the latest games, including N-C-Soft’s “Project Hon” and “Lineage Eternal.” This event is but a small glimpse at the online gaming boom here in Korea, [...]
What are video games like in Korea? What if you’re a Playstation or Xbox or other console gamer? What’s PC gaming culture like here? We talk about it for a bit for this week’s TL;DR!
Watch this video from CNN to get an idea why South Koreans are so obsessed with gaming.
Meet Ntreev Soft, developer of free to play horse race MMO Project Alicia. Project Alice is not only a racing MMO, it’s also an action and simulation MMO. Players can ride freely in the fields and command their mount to do many different tricks/skills. Also players are able to fight on horsebacks like in the Zelda [...]
Interactive Selection has been tasked to recruit a Managing Director for a US MMO Publisher to be based in Lorea. We are searching for a smart, passionate, business minded Managing Director for our client’s Korean Office. You would be responsible for developing the business in Korea, setting up the company culture within the Korean offices, [...]
Interactive Selection have several job opportunities for international developers to work in Seoul, Korea. Please see full job specifications in our Jobs Database or contact David Smith for further information on jobs AT interactiveselection Dot Com
Its no secret that many teenagers around the world are addicted to computer games. But in South Korea the lure of cyberspace has reached a new level. A third of the population is hooked on computer games, with some playing for around ten hours each day, or even more. Watch the TV report on the [...]
Can you think of 2 more prestigious institutions than the BBC and Edge Magazine? David Smith, MD of Interactive Selection, found himself live in front of BBC News anchors Simon McCoy and Carrie Gracie at 10.43 on September 21st for an interview about the games industry and the topic of start ups and jobs. For [...]