January Update to the BTS WORLD Mobile Game Includes the Addition of Chapter 16, New 5-Star Cards, Special Events and More

Los Angeles (January 5, 2021)Netmarble today announced an all-new update available for BTS WORLD, the mobile game that allows the player to manage the career of global superstars BTS. Available today, the update includes the addition of Chapter 16 to the game, following the story of the members of BTS as they expand their activities worldwide with the release of “IDOL.”

In addition to the game’s new chapter, the January update includes:

  • Newly added 5-star cards
  • Increased chance of picking Empathy and Passion cards from Jan. 5-12
  • Increased chance of picking Stamina and Wisdom cards from Jan. 12-19
  • Special January in-game events rewarding various items, currencies and buffs:
    • January 7-day check-in event
    • Bonus time event with buff to draw mileage, gold and level-up
    • Free wings draw event, letting players draw wings for free every four hours
    • Special in-store item package sales

BTS WORLD includes ten thousand brand new photos and a hundred video clips exclusive to the game, and players are able to interact virtually with BTS as their manager through various interactive content.

For more information, please visit the official site [https://btsw.netmarble.com] or follow BTS WORLD on Twitter, YouTube and Instagram. Exclusive merchandise from BTS WORLD is also available on the Netmarble Online Store.

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About Netmarble Corporation

Established in Korea in 2000, Netmarble Corporation is a top developer and publisher pushing the boundaries of the mobile gaming experience with highly innovative games including Lineage 2: Revolution, The Seven Deadly Sins: Grand Cross, Blade&Soul Revolution and MARVEL Future Fight. As a parent company of Kabam, and a major shareholder of Jam City and Big Hit Entertainment, Netmarble strives to entertain audiences around the world with a variety of mobile games based on its powerful franchises and collaborations with IP holders worldwide. More information can be found at http://company.netmarble.com

About Big Hit Entertainment

Founded in February 2005 in South Korea by CEO and Producer Bang Si-Hyuk, Big Hit Entertainment’s core business focuses on music production, artist management and publishing. Big Hit’s business ventures incorporate and develop a range of content produced from top-notch artists’ IP, including global superstars BTS and its newest addition TOMORROW X TOGETHER. With its mission of ‘Music & Artist for Healing’, Big Hit strives to impart a positive influence through content while providing comfort and inspiration to music fans worldwide.

About Takeone Company

Takeone Company Corp. is an innovative content company that utilizes pop-culture within a gaming environment. Established in 2016, Takeone is leading the new genre of mobile games called ‘Cinematic Games’ that combines interactive game elements within a story concept based on both pop-culture and original IP’s.  The games include full motion videos and various visual contents that push the boundaries of next-generation storytelling.  Years of experience and knowledge in both storytelling and game development have led to the creation of cinematic games such as Take Urban, BTS WORLD.  Takeone is currently developing a series of future cinematic games for their next up and coming titles.  For more information, please refer to www.takeonecompany.com.