NEXON KOREA REVEALS ACTION SHOOTER GUNPIE ADVENTURE WITH ROLLOUT IN LIMITED TERRITORIES
Seoul – Feb. 17, 2017 – An ancient power is unleashed bringing chaos into the world as NEXON Korea Corporation, subsidiary of NEXON Co., Ltd. (“Nexon”) (3659.TO), a worldwide leader in free-to-play online and mobile games, reveals an immersive first-person shooter (FPS) with role-playing game (RPG) elements in Gunpie Adventure. The game is available in limited release for iOS and Android devices in Australia, Canada, Finland, Indonesia, Macau (only iOS), and Singapore and will launch globally later this year.
Gunpie Adventure combines a modern FPS experience with RPG elements in a fast-paced, action adventure game. When the Sirius Foundation awakens a power that releases ancient monsters, players must explore and uncover prehistoric artifacts to engage in battle and restore peace to the world. Vast excavation sites feature artifacts with energy that players can absorb to improve combat power, increase weapons arsenal, and provide access to a wide selection of realistic vehicles.
Gunpie Adventure features:
- Arcade-like FPS experience: Intuitive controller designed for easy, drag and aim FPS gameplay with seamless reloading and swapping functions
- Fun-filled and competitive game modes: Play solo in various game modes such as the Challenge mode, where players will search for hidden items by shooting flying boxes;
- Immersive story: Players will become invested in an immersive storyline featuring real voice actors and 3D dialogue animation;
- RPG-like growth system: Character recruiting and growth evolve with the collection of DNA and artifacts to enhance abilities, firearms and vehicles;
- Variety of modes: Players will master core exploration within the main story, join excavation groups in stages with varying levels of difficulty that change daily, and chase treasure through fierce battles;
- Intense player versus player: Battle modes let fans compete around the world, with leaderboards that are updated in real-time.
Additional information for members of the press:
- Download assets for Gunpie Adventure here:http://bit.ly/GunpieAdventureAssets
- Official Gunpie Adventure forum: https://m.nexon.com/forum/159
- Official Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/GunpieAdventure/
About NEXON Co. Ltd.
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.