Nexon Releases Footage from Nexon Developers Conference 16 Globally, a Footage Viewers Could Be Part of the Original Experience
This Year’s Event Draws Record-Breaking 20,680 Visitors on 10th Anniversary
TOKYO – June 24, 2016 – NEXON Co., Ltd. (3659.TO), a worldwide leader in free-to-play online and mobile games, today globally released the footage from Nexon Developers Conference 16 (“NDC16”), one of the Korea’s largest game developer conferences, hosted by Nexon’s consolidated subsidiary, NEXON Korea Corporation (“Nexon Korea”).
This year marked the conference’s 10th anniversary as one of the largest conferences in Korea for game developers and drew a record-breaking 20,680 visitors. The conference footage includes exciting highlights from the three-day event, condensed into a three minute movie that features popular sessions, art exhibitions and VR experience zone. In addition, the clips recreate the event’s lively and crowded atmosphere to make viewers feel as if they were part of the original experience. The footage also includes an interview with Owen Mahoney, President and Chief Executive Officer of Nexon, in which he shares his thoughts on NDC and this year’s event theme, “Diversity.”
■NDC16 Event Footage URL: https://youtu.be/FnpAQbc3NtY
About Nexon Developers Conference (NDC) https://ndc.nexon.com *Korean Only
Nexon Developers Conference was first held in 2007, and NDC16 marks the 10th anniversary of the event, which brings together game developers from around the world to share their development experience and expertise. The event has been open to the public since 2011 and, as the number of sessions offered continues to increase, is drawing more attendees every year. NDC has become one of the largest conferences for game developers in Korea, and in 2016 the event drew a record-breaking 20,680 visitors.
About NEXON Co., Ltd. http://company.nexon.co.jp/en/
NEXON Co., Ltd. (“Nexon”) (3659.TO) is a worldwide leader in free-to-play online and mobile 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 100 titles in more than 190 countries. The Company is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan and its shares are listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange.