• Neowiz still wants to release Bless on the western market
    by admin June 16
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      Neowiz, the developer of Bless, just confirmed to mmorpg.com that they are still interested in bringing the game to the western market. Here’s Neowiz official statement:   Reasons for publishing contract termination Last September, our partner Aeria Games (AG) shared two major concerns: Ingame performance and combat system. We believe these two need to be polished before coming into the western market. We, Neowiz Bless Studio (NBS), have been working on the two issues, but figured out that more time is required to achieve the satisfactory condition.This additional development period was not aligned with AGs’ business milestone, and of This additional […]

  • South Korean MMORPG Developers finally have to learn from their mistakes
    by admin June 15
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      South Korea is pretty much the mainland of MMORPGs. Since the success of games like Lineage the South Korean MMORPG Market is booming and Online games are being developed en masse. However, there is something we really have to talk about. The Koreans refuse to learn from their past mistakes. Since more than a decade, Korean MMORPG developers are not capable of optimizing their games for the global market. Be it Tera, Aion, Blade&Soul, Bless or other eye-catching AAA MMORPGs.   So why do they invest millions into a game that ends up in an awful optimized lagfest? The […]

  • Should Bless be released on Steam as an early access title?
    by admin June 10
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    1 year after Aeria Games signed the contract to publish Bless Online on the western market, they canceled their plans because the game did not met Aerias expectations. However, Bless is still a very good MMORPG with a lot of potential, but yes, it needs more time. Neowiz, the developer of Bless must focus on much more content and client optimization. We don’t know if they already improved the performance of the game, they worked on the western version for almost a year after all and probably improved gameplay elements like the combat system already. The translation should also be […]

  • Aeria cancels publishing deal for Europe and North America
    by admin June 7
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    Today is a sad day for everyone who was looking forward to play an english version of Bless this year. 1 year after Aeria announced that they will release the MMO on the western market, they canceled the publishing deal with Neowiz. Neowiz will now focus on the japanese version of Bless and then hopefully find a new publisher for Europe and North America. An official statement should follow shortly. #Update – Official Statement from gamigo gamigo announces that the MMORPG Bless Online will not be published in Europe and North America. The cooperation between the Korean games developer Neowiz […]