CD Projekt Red, Daybreak, And Other Studios Start Working From Home As The COVID-19 Virus Continues To Spread

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Here we are again with your daily dose of COVID-19-related gaming news. More and more video game companies have transitioned to a remote working setup as an increasing number of countries and states are put under strict lockdown to try and put a stop to the spread of the COVID-19 virus. These companies include Hi-Rez Studios, Rockstar Games, Jagex, ZeniMax [...]

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Gigantic Is Shutting Down On July 31

In an official statement posted today Perfect World Entertainment announced the upcoming closure of their action MOBA Gigantic. This month's update will be the last for Gigantic, though the servers will remain open until July 31, 2018. The news won't be much of a shock to those who have been following the troubled game's development. Perfect World already closed Motiga, [...]

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Perfect World Entertainment Releases Statement Confirming Motiga And Runic Games Closures

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Yesterday, we reported that Motiga, the developers behind the MOBA shooter Gigantic, has closed its doors following Tweets by the studio’s employees. Today, Perfect World Entertainment released an official statement regarding its subsidiary’s closure and the future of Gigantic. “Following the news that Motiga has reduced the staff of its studio, Perfect World Entertainment can confirm that as the publisher [...]

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Perfect World Entertainment's Mobile Revenues Now Outperform PC Revenues

SuperData Research has published a new report that includes news about several Chinese companies, including news about Perfect World's 2016 annual report. In 2016, Perfect World reported revenues of 6.1 billion RMB, or approximately $885 million, 4.7 billion RMB, approximately 77% of their earnings, of which was brought in by the company's "gaming department." Both the company's overall 2016 revenues [...]

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Perfect World Unexpectedly Lays Off 30 Employees

Multiple sources are reporting that Perfect World Entertainment, also known as Arc Games, issued a wave of layoffs earlier in the week. Among the ~30 let go was Community Manager @LaughingTrendy whose responsibilities included Star Trek Online. See ya later PWE — M (@LaughingTrendy) February 2, 2017 An official statement from PWE states implies this was a routine action and [...]

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Perfect World Appears To Be Working On A Jurassic World Game

While details are few and its genre is not yet confirmed, it seems that Perfect World Entertainment will be publishing an upcoming Jurassic World game made by Universal City Studios. MMOCulture broke the news earlier today, having found Universal City Studios' trademark filing for the game, which is known as "Jurassic World Survivor." While Perfect World Entertainment is not mentioned by name in [...]

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