|[September 25, 2013]
Nexon Announces Gamania to Release Warface in Taiwan
TOKYO --(Business Wire)--
NEXON Co., Ltd. ("Nexon") (3659.TO), a worldwide leader in free-to-play
online games, today announced that Gamania Digital Entertainment Co.,
Ltd. ("Gamania") has been named as the exclusive distributor of Warface
in Taiwan. Warface is a highly successful next-generation
first-person shooter (FPS) game developed by Crytek and licensed by
Nexon in Asia.
Warface features compelling next-generation visuals, artificial
intelligence elements and physics in a near-future military setting.
Players assume the roles of elite ex-army personnel to stop a ruthless
force known as Blackwood. With a constantly updated
player-versus-environment (PVE) universe full of dramatic multiplayer
co-op missions, Warface offers multiple character classes - each
with different tactical approaches - as well as unique team interaction
and intense player-versus-player (PVP) scenarios.
"We are excited to work with Gamania to bring this critically-acclaimed
title to players in the important Taiwan market," said Seungwoo Choi,
President and Chief Executive Officer ofNexon. "Nexon and Gamania have
been trusted business partners since 2005. We look forward to continuing
to work together with Gamania to bring exciting new titles to players
throughout the region."
About NEXON Co., Ltd. http://company.nexon.co.jp/
NEXON Co., Ltd. ("Nexon") (3659.TO) is a worldwide leader in
free-to-play online games. Founded in Korea in 1994, Nexon developed one
of the world's first graphics-based massively multiplayer online games.
Nexon also pioneered the concept of microtransactions and the
free-to-play business model, setting a new standard in which play is
free, and users have the option to purchase in-game items to enhance
their experience. Nexon currently services nearly 60 online games in
more than 100 countries and since its founding, Nexon has generated more
than 1.4 billion player registrations. The Company is headquartered in
Tokyo, Japan and its shares are listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange.
About Gamania Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd. http://www.gamania.com
Gamania Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd. is a major PC online game and
digital entertainment corporation having its headquarters in Taipei,
Taiwan. The company is the very first Taiwan online game brand to expand
globally, now with overseas branch offices in Taiwan, Japan, Hong Kong
and the United States. Gamania aims to become the leading digital
entertainment brand and provides diversified contents including its
online games, animations, entertainment platform to the world.
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