I’m sure many of you who read the news in MMOinGame recently enjoyed news directly presented at G-STAR 2019, the largest video game event in South Korea. During this event, that your place from 14 to 17 November, we see some interesting ads like Ni no Kuni: Cross Worlds or the new titles presented by Pearl Abyss. Now the G-STAR Organizing Committee has become aware of it the fair was attended by more than 240,000 assistants and set a new record.
This year’s event was marked by the assistance of international game editors and the active participation of new Korean game studios.
Supercell participated as the main diamond sponsor and showcased the Brawl Stars. The stand is located in the center of the showroom and attracts visitors immediately. Developed by Supercell, headquartered in Helsinki, Brawl Stars is one of the most popular mobile games in South Korea in particular and in Asia in general.
Krafton / PUBG participated as Platinum Sponsor. PUBG presented two exhibitions, one in front of the main lounge, and a special room in the interior called “FACE: PUBG” in the B2C lounge, which showed the fans’ artistic achievements.
Many editors also announced new games. Pearl Abyss has unveiled four games: the open world collectible MMO DokeV, Shadow Arena, the MMO shooter Plan 8 and the MMORPG Crimson Desert.
On the other hand, Netmarble also announced four games: A3: Still Alive, a 30-player royal combat MMORPG; Magic: Mana Strike, a mobile RTS; Different country; and Seven Knight Revolution, which we have not yet talked about, and we are now ready to give them a review.
A3: Still alive
A3: Still Alive is a third-party mobile MMORPG. The configuration will take place in a controlled environment that accounts for a dark enclosure that allows users to switch between them and users of all servers at the same time. There is a feature called “Soul Linker” which will be a central technique that will enhance each of the different playing styles. A “Team Match” mode was also announced where players would form a team of 3 to fight against other teams, the last team surviving would be the winning team. It is unknown at this time what he will do after leaving the post.
Magic: Mana Strike
Magic: Mana Strike was first announced as “Magic the Gathering M” in the 4th edition of Netmarble Together with Press, which was celebrated last year. We are facing a JCC for IP-based mobile “Magic: The Gathering”.
Seven Knights Revolution
Seven Knights Revolution is a new MMORPG for mobile with a marked launch date for the final in 2020. The game allows you to switch between heroes (30 heroes available at launch), 6 different weapon types and no defined class system. Players will need to collect hero cards to transform into them and use their skills.
Ni no Kuni: Cross Worlds
Ni no Kuni: Cross Worlds is an IP-based MMORPG by Ni no Kuni, developed by Level-5 y Studio Ghibliand which will be published Net marble by the end of 2020 for the whole world.
The main eSports events were examined at the height of the last year. The Brawl Stars World Final was held, and was one of the most popular events. In the b2c salon, Apreeca TV, Angel Games, XD Global Limited organized their own eSports event. In the outdoor space, the Busan eSport Club competition surprised the assistants as many parallel events added variety and entertainment.
The first G-STAR Indie Showcase event will attract many independent developers and students from around the world. A select group of 29 Indians participated in the competition.
Shin Chul Kang, President of K-GAMES and the G-STAR Organizing Committee, says: “The biggest benefit of G-STAR 2019 is that it was actually invited to a major international gaming exhibition. A major international company became the main sponsor of G-STAR for for the second year in a row, demonstrating the importance of G-STAR globally.