Dungeon&Fighter Exceeds 3 Million Concurrent Users in China, Breaks Previous Record of 2.6 Million

  Dungeon&Fighter Exceeds 3 Million Concurrent Users in China, Breaks Previous
  Record of 2.6 Million

   Nexon continues to deliver localized content in close collaboration with
                   regional partner Tencent Games in China

Business Wire

TOKYO -- August 24, 2012

NEXON Co., Ltd. (3659.TO) (“Nexon”), a worldwide leader in free-to-play online
games, today announced that “Dungeon&Fighter,” one of the most popular
massively multiplayer online role playing games (MMORPG) in the world,
exceeded 3 million maximum concurrent users (MCCU) in China as of June,
surpassing the previous record of 2.6 million.

Working closely with its local partner Tencent Games, Neople, the developer of
“Dungeon&Fighter” and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Nexon, has continued to
increase the game’s popularity with ongoing localized content updates that are
tailored to the Chinese market. The June “Revolution” update, which included
the new in-game “Male Mage” character and additional exciting new content and
features, was particularly well-received by players, contributing to this
record usage.

“We are pleased to see that ‘Dungeon&Fighter,’ which was first introduced more
than four years ago, continues to set new records year after year,” said
Shin-Chul Kang, CEO of Neople. “We take pride in developing innovative
action-packed games that resonate with players, and we strive to continue
delivering highly localized updates to our titles that keep users engaged over

“Dungeon&Fighter,” one of Nexon’s most popular titles, is a fast-paced 2-D
MMORPG that provides side-scrolling arcade-style action merged with an
immersive role-playing experience. It was launched in Korea in 2005 and is
currently serviced in seven additional countries worldwide, including China,
Japan, the U.S. and Southeast Asia as of June 2012.

NEXON Co., Ltd. http://company.nexon.co.jp/

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 in 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 more than
60 online games in more than 100 countries and since its founding, Nexon has
generated more than 1.3 billion player registrations. The Company is
headquartered in Tokyo, Japan and its shares are listed on the Tokyo Stock


NEXON Co., Ltd.
Owen Mahoney, Chief Financial Officer, 03-3523-7910
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