Save 35% on a VG247 yearly subscription this Black Friday!

If you click on a link and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Read our editorial policy.

NCsoft leaves ESA

ncsoftlogo.jpg

Gamepolitics has confirmed that NCsoft is the latest publisher to leave ESA.

"We can confirm that NCsoft decided not to renew its ESA membership," said ESA Senior VP Rich Taylor.

"We respect their decision and remain committed to serving the public affairs needs of the computer and video game industry."

The departure means ESA's membership's dropped from 28 to 21 in 2008.

Activision, Vivendi, LucasArts, id, Crave and Codemasters all decided to jump ship this year.

There's unlikely to be anything sinister about NCsoft's move: the firm has struggled of late and so may well be looking to cut costs.

Tagged With

Support VG247

You give us money, we give you an ad-free reading experience, merch discounts, a newsletter every month, and elite status amongst your friends.

See more information

More News

Latest Articles

VG247 logo

Buy our t-shirts, yeah

They're far more stylish than your average video game website tat.

VG247 Merch