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Welcome to blog! This blog provides tons of Korean game information like interview with veteran developers, analysis on various issues, latest trend and so on. is a leading online game media in Korea. You can also check our blog 'TIG Global' at


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Posted by Simon Lim on Thu, 06 Jan 2011 02:48:00 EST in Business/Marketing
NCsoft has announced its filing of foundation of the 9th pro-baseball team in Korean pro-baseball league on last December 22. This announcement became big news in Korean gaming field and baseball field. It also buzzed Korean stock market.

Posted by Simon Lim on Mon, 03 Jan 2011 03:31:00 EST in Business/Marketing
This survey was done with 56 foreign online game companies who attended G-Star2010 include publisher, consultant, solution, and media. Please be aware that the outcome of the survey is limited to personal opinions. :)

Posted by Simon Lim on Tue, 14 Dec 2010 01:16:00 EST in Business/Marketing
In 2011, Korean teenage gamers might rush into the pumpkin carriage at every midnight before they get disengaged from the magic, due to a new Korean law.

Posted by Simon Lim on Mon, 11 Oct 2010 05:22:00 EDT in Business/Marketing has surveyed 25 people in global business bureau of Korean game companies about the future global online game market and working with foreign companies in July and August. Let’s see what came out.

Posted by Simon Lim on Tue, 16 Mar 2010 11:11:00 EDT in Production
Korea Creative Content Agency (KOCCA) published the Annual Report 2009. The report include a market size and forecast for the Korean online gaming market.

Posted by Simon Lim on Sun, 28 Feb 2010 01:10:00 EST in Production
This posting will discuss the differences and similarities between the Korean and the North American markets, and review major social network games in Korea.

Simon Lim's Comments

Comment In: [Blog - 01/31/2010 - 03:49]

Unfortunately the console market is ...

Unfortunately the console market is still a minority in Korea so there are not much data available for public. I bet a few research firms conducted a research on both markets though.

Comment In: [Blog - 01/25/2010 - 09:31]

Ragnarok Online 2 is as ...

Ragnarok Online 2 is as good as dead in Korea despite all the efforts that Gravity put in to resurrect the game. It's almost to impossible to find some chatter around Ragnarok 2 in Korea. Sorry, Gravity but it seems to be the truth around the town.

Comment In: [Blog - 12/03/2009 - 10:39]

Thanks for the comment, David. ...

Thanks for the comment, David.

Comment In: [Blog - 10/28/2009 - 03:35]

Don't forget You can read ...

Don't forget You can read some at TIG Global news site.