DEMONIC NEW TRAILER, RELEASE DATE FOR HIGHLY-ANTICIPATED DARKNESS RISES
New Trailer Teases Intense Hack N’ Slash Gameplay and Immersive Story for Darkness Rises Available Worldwide on June 21 for iPhone and Android
Seoul – June 13, 2018 – NEXON Korea Corporation, subsidiary of NEXON Co., Ltd. (“Nexon”) (3659.TO), a worldwide leader in free-to-play online and mobile games, today announced the June 21 release date for the highly-anticipated new story-driven action-RPG Darkness Rises. Along with the announcement, NEXON unveiled a new gameplay trailer highlighting Darkness Rises’ innovative gameplay, rich story, gorgeous visuals, hellish locations and intense battles that envelop players in the game’s dark imagery and gritty medieval world. Pre-registration is still available for iPhone and Android at the NEXON website.
Darkness Rises’ unique gameplay and intuitive console-inspired mechanics translate flawlessly to mobile where players descend into the fiery pits of The Underworld to battle vile hordes of violent demons obsessed with escaping the sweltering Underworld to ravage the world’s peaceful inhabitants. A variety of playable characters boasting unique abilities wield powerful weapons, rideable monsters and more to to defeat daunting enemies. The game’s co-op modes challenge players from around the world to pair-up for unnerving dungeon raids, or go head-to-had against friend or foe in the PvP arena.
Darkness Rises is available worldwide on June 21 for iPhone and Android and is rated T for Teen (ESRB). Additional information for members of the press:
- Pre-register for Darkness Rises here
- Like the official Darkness Rises Facebook page
- Visit the Darkness Rises PLUG page
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.