The Endless Battle Against the Undead, 'Undead Slayer' Launching January 24th
SEONGNAM-SI, KOREA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/24/13 -- NHN Corporation
-- NHN globally launching a mobile hack-and-slash action game 'Undead
-- A Smartphone Action Game with PC Game Quality
-- Simple touch movements, 20+ skills, 90+ battlefields, high level of
-- Planned and developed by one single developer, which is unbelievable
Today, NHN Corporation (KSE: 035420) has announced that they will be
globally launching the mobile hack-and-slash action game 'Undead
Slayer' that has PC online game quality.
The background of 'Undead Slayer' comes from a Chinese empire where
the zombie hunter named 'Xiahou Dun' is battling against the undead
while he is trying to save his brother's (Cao Cao) life from a
strange disease. Players will be able to experience splendid action
battles with easy and simple touches on the screen.
The most impressive point about 'Undead Slayer' is that this high
quality game was planned, developed, and put into graphics by only
one single developer. 2 days after its initial launch in Korea,
players gave top ratings to the game, and it immediately ranked No.1
in the Korean App Store.
One touch does it all! Easy game controls by touching the screen
Traditional smartphone action games used a virtual pad, where users
needed adaption time in order to get used to the controls. However in
'Undead Slayer', you can move and attack enemies by simply pressing
the screen once, and not even needing to click the screen twice. For
this reason, new players who are first playing the game can enjoy the
title with no difficulties.
The best game impact through 20+ splendid skills
The most appealing
part about 'Undead Slayer' is where you can massively kill the undead
by using 20+ fancy skills. Players can experience battles they have
never seen on traditional smartphones through skills that you can
equip by simply pressing the assigned slots for each skill.
Variety of maps and 90+ battlefields
By advancing to the next
battle by clearing each battlefield, 'Undead Slayer' has 90+
battlefields where your mission is to guard the food supply wagon, a
siege battle where you attack the enemies' castle, battles with boss
zombies, and many more.
From planning to development, a game made by a single developer
'Undead Slayer' is developed by one single person, starting from
planning, graphics, sound, and development. The developer included
every content of an RPG game into a smartphone, which includes
dungeons, siege battles, upgrading equipment, achievements, pets, and
For more information about 'Undead Slayer' and NHN, please visit its
About the developer 'Hidea'
'Undead Slayer' developer Hidea has been
founded in 2012, and is a one-man development company by the founder
Dong-kyu Kim. Dong-kyu entered the online game industry in 2004
during college, and started in graphic design. With the smartphone
industry's advance and his experiences in the game development, he
started developing his own games in 2011. In 2012, he developed the
smartphone action game 'Undead Slayer' and signed a publishing
agreement with NHN, South Korea's largest Internet portal company.
About NHN Corp.
NHN Corporation (KSE: 035420) is the No.1 Internet
firm in South Korea, with main business focusing on the search engine
NAVER, and the game service HANGAME, which has the largest user pools
among Korean game portals. With its great success in PC domain, now
the company is seeking to expand onto mobile business. Launched in
June 2011, the mobile messenger service 'LINE' attracted more than
100 million users globally (as of January 2013) with a strong
presence especially in Japan and Southeast Asia. NHN has also
launched over 15 smartphone games in Korea, and expects to become a
top global smartphone game publisher with 'Undead Slayer' and other
upcoming titles. For more information visit:
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