NEXON KOREA WITH SNK TO DELIVER SPECIAL THE KING OF FIGHTERS’ 98 CHARACTERS AND OTHER EXCLUSIVE CONTENT TO RETURNERS
Seoul – Sep. 6, 2018 – NEXON Korea Corporation, subsidiary of NEXON Co., Ltd. (“Nexon”) (3659.TO), a worldwide leader in free-to-play online and mobile games, partners with the renowned SNK Corporation to bring characters from SNK’s fan-favorite King of Fighters series to Nexon’s mobile role-playing game (RPG) Returners in the latest content update. The game is available now on the App Store and Google Play.
The latest content update features powerful THE KING OF FIGHTERS’ 98 characters and events, including:
- SNK ‘THE KING OF FIGHTERS’ 98’ Collaboration – 5 new characters released
- Introducing the distinguishing skills of each ‘THE KING OF FIGHTERS’ 98’ character
- A variety of events in commemoration of the collaboration
In this update, 5 representative characters from ‘THE KING OF FIGHTERS’ 98’, KYO KUSANAGI, TERRY BOGARD, IORI YAGAMI, MAI SHIRANUI, ATHENA ASAMIYA, of the acclaimed Japanese video game company, SNK, will be added; each character with their typical skills from the original game. Said collaboration will take place from September 6 to October 5 for 30 days.
Commemorating the collaboration with ‘THE KING OF FIGHTERS’ 98’, Nexon will open an Event Shop for 15 days, in which points obtained in Adventure and Special Dungeon will be tradable for the character, KYO KUSANAGI, as well as other in-game goods.
Furthermore, by clearing the Challenge Dungeon, whereby the collaboration characters will appear as bosses, users will be able to earn extra Energy, Gold, and Rare Scrolls, among other rewards.
Additional information for members of the press:
- Click here for the Official Returners Facebook page
- Check out the Returners Inven Global community 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.
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