in

47 Top Seoul Video Games Companies and Startups

This article showcases our top picks for the best Seoul based Video Games companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Video Games industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top Seoul Video Games Startups

Data sourced from Crunchbase and SemRush.

NCSOFT

NCSOFT

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

NCSOFT is an online, video, and mobile game development company that develops massively multiplayer games.

HAEGIN

HAEGIN

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

HAEGIN is a game development company.

HAEGIN

GAMEVIL

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Gamevil develops and publishes video games for mobile devices.

HAEGIN

Cocoon Games

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Cocoon Games is engaged in the development of mobile games.

HAEGIN

5minlab

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

5minlab is a PC/mobile game development company based in Seoul, South Korea.

HAEGIN

Miragesoft

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Miragesoft is a studio that specializes in creating immersive and realistic VR content.

HAEGIN

Dryad

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Dryad is a mobile game development platform in Korea.

HAEGIN

Nutgee

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Nutgee is a mobile game development company.

HAEGIN

OriginGames

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

ORIGIN GAMES to develop mobile RPG.

HAEGIN

ILLION Corp.

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

ILLION is a leading VR development studio that aims to introduce true top-quality cross-platform gaming and entertainment to the VR world.

HAEGIN

Novn

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

NOVN is a Korean mobile game developer offering community-based games for web and mobile platforms.

HAEGIN

FazeCat

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

FazeCat is a game development startup specializing in strategy and defense games.

HAEGIN

Vespa, Inc

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Vespa, Inc. is a strategy MMO game developer and the creator of “King’s Raid”.

HAEGIN

Zepetto

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Zepetto is a game developer from Korea that delivers interactive games on consoles, PCs, and mobile devices.

HAEGIN

PUBG Corporation

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

PUBG operates as an online game developer and publisher.

HAEGIN

Dream Maker Entertainment

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Dream Maker Entertainment enables more than ordinary performances and stages to be created.

HAEGIN

AIARA Co., Ltd

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

AR game development

HAEGIN

Mantisco

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Mantisco develops and distributes online video games.

HAEGIN

Delusion Studio

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Delusion Studio is a smaller mobile developer responsible for games such as Guardian Stone, Jellipo and House of Mice.

HAEGIN

Pictosoft

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Pictosoft is an application development company that creates mobile games for Android and iOS

HAEGIN

Webzen

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Webzen is a company that offers gaming solution.

HAEGIN

Eyedentity Games

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Eyedentity Games is an online game development studio. The company was founded in 2007 and is based in Seoul, South Korea.

HAEGIN

Neople

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Neople is a entertainment games manufactured company, they attract the children with 3d&2d animated various types of games.

HAEGIN

Korea Game Developers Association

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

KGDA takes the lead in protecting the rights of game developers and help exchage information between developers.

HAEGIN

VALOFE

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

VALOFE develops, publishes and operates the Online & Mobile Games, Globally.

HAEGIN

TreePlanet

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Tree Planet 3 is an adventure-based mobile game developed by TreePlanet.

HAEGIN

Allm

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

AllM is an online game developer of the Kritika series.

HAEGIN

BlueFinger

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

BlueFinger is a developer of Korean mobile games with female game characters for KakaoTalk.

HAEGIN

Sinkhole Studio

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Sinkhole Studio is an indie game developer team based in South Korea.

HAEGIN

SIDE 9

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

SIDE 9 is a CGI animation studio that specializes in memorable characters and thrilling animations.

HAEGIN

Dragonfly

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Dragonfly is a company that delivers happiness to the game.

HAEGIN

Gravity Interactive

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Gravity Interactive is a global online game company.

HAEGIN

Gamepple

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Gamepple is a Korean online gaming platform that offers Artroid, a dark fantasy action shooting game.

HAEGIN

JSC Games

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

JSC is the experiential virtual reality solution Company.

HAEGIN

Aragames

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Aragames is a Korean mobile social game developer that specializes in developing avatar chat games.

HAEGIN

BIGPICTURE

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Bigpicture is a game education company.

HAEGIN

Reloaded Studios

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Reloaded Studios is a video game news and development service company.

HAEGIN

Ratio1618

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Ratio1618 develops game, mobile application, gamification. Providing the best of service for customer’s needs through the mutual synergy.

HAEGIN

Phantagram

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Phantagram Co. Ltd. is a South Korean video game developer and publisher.

HAEGIN

OPUSONE

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

OPUS ONE is a musical expression denoting the first composition within the masterwork of a composer.

HAEGIN

Funigloo

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Funigloo provides mobile and internet game services.

HAEGIN

Retro Face

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Retroface is a Korean developer of game consoles and PC and mobile games.

HAEGIN

Funpresso

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Funpresso is a Korean startup developing smartphone games and entertainment applications such as Mega Circles, a puzzle strategy game.

HAEGIN

TRITONESOFT

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

TRITONESOFT is a mobile game developer/publisher company.

HAEGIN

AstroNest

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Astronest is the ultimate space strategy game, allowing players to mix and match from a wide variety of battleships, weapons.

HAEGIN

COSDOTS

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

COSDOTS is an indie game dev team based in Seoul, South Korea.

HAEGIN

INDIEHEIM

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

INDIEHEIM is a Korean independent game development company focused on creating virtual reality games and elements.

Written by Mark Fitz

48 Top Seoul Broadcasting Companies and Startups

46 Top Seoul Textiles Companies and Startups