NEXON KOREA RELEASES NEW CONTENT FOR POPULAR PC-BASED MOBILE MMORPG LEGION OF HEROES
Seoul – June 14, 2016 – Mighty adventures and heroes await fans of the 3D MMORPG from NEXON Korea Co., Ltd. (“Nexon”) (3659.TO), a worldwide leader in free-to-play online and mobile games, through its Korean subsidiary, NEXON Korea Corporation, asLegion of Heroes receives a major content update featuring a new dynamic chapter and epic heroes. The latest update is now available for download for Android an iOS.
Legion of Heroes is an immersive turn-based combat game set in an epic 3D open world with more than 100 heroes to collect, dynamic real-time PVP and grand guild wars. Players recruit heroes to train, customize, and gear up to build their own squad and become the ultimate hero. The latest content update gives players a brand new story to experience and introduces new heroes.
The Legion of Heroes update features include:
· Legendary Hero Ticket: Android users can enter the code [GUESSWHOSBACK] for a Legendary Hero ticket and additional items (iOS users will be rewarded separately);
· Brand new story chapter: Players will experience “The King’s Return” as chapter 4 opens up new stories to explore;
· New Heroes: Michael, the new Mythic Hero, and Sarah Pandragon, the new Season 7 Hero are now available via Premium Hire;
· Rebirth of Heroes: Players’ main heroes have more power than ever with the ability to be reborn and increase up to Level 100;
· New Vindictus Hero Coming Soon: Following Evie, Lann, Karok and Fiona, a fifth collaborative hero will join the squad in late July, all with the ability to wield their own exclusive weapons. Vindictus heroes & exclusive weapons can be purchased via the in-game shop.
In addition, special events give fans even more to explore and opportunities to power up their gameplay and include:
· Rune Reinforcement Rate Up: Scrivener Rita feels lucky lately, which means her success rate in Rune Reinforcement will increase during the event period taking place between today through 7/19;
· Hot Summer Special: Players will enjoy EXP buff through the entire week, as well as added Attack, Gold, and Drop Rate boosts as well as extra Frenzy Time Chest through the weekend starting today through 7/26;
· Mythic Raid Rank -in Contest: The highest rankers in the Mythic Raid during the event period between today through 7/19 will be rewarded with Splendid Mythical Equipment Chests (Rank 5), and there are also shiny rewards for subsequent rankers.
Legion of Heroes official Facebook fan page:https://www.facebook.com/playlegionofheroes/
About NEXON Co., Ltd.
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 150 titles in nearly 100 countries and since its founding, Nexon has generated 1.5 billion player registrations. The Company is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan and its shares are listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange.
About NEXON GT Co. Ltd.
NEXON GT Co. Ltd. (“NEXON GT”) (041140.KQ) is leading developer studio and subsidiary of NEXON Co. Ltd. Founded in Korea in 2003, NEXON GT has developed numerous hits across online and mobile platform. Major titles from NEXON GT include Sudden Attack,Sudden Attack 2, Fantasy War Tactics and Monster Squad.