Ubitus and NEXON Partner Up to Offer Cloud Gaming Service
LOS ANGELES, June 11, 2013
LOS ANGELES, June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ubitus Inc., the worldwide
technology leader in cloud gaming solutions and NEXON are excited to announce
today their partnership in Cloud Gaming. South Korea's best Kids game, NEXON's
"CrazyArcade : BnB", a game where players trap opponents in bubbles, with
350,000 simultaneous players will be available on TV platform through Ubitus'
telecom partners in South Korea, starting with LG Uplus' U+ tvG service, which
is the world's first carrier Google TV Set-top box. With optimized input
methods for TV platform, the cloud version of "CrazyArcade : BnB" will start
trial service in August with new contents to be added in the coming updates.
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Ubitus powers immersive gaming experiences for tier one carriers and service
providers around the world, and is the first cloud gaming service to truly
achieve N screen delivery from PCs/Macs to mobile devices to set top boxes to
TV dongles to SmartTVs. Ubitus GameCloud technology uses the power of
optimized cloud computing to quickly and efficiently deliver console-quality
games to end consumers, without long download, slow install or high storage
requirement on end devices. The Ubitus GPU-accelerated cloud gaming solution
delivers unparalleled performance and scale by supporting the highest
concurrency and lowest power consumption in the industry.
"We are very excited to partner up with NEXON, one of the world's leading
interactive entertainment companies and is recognized around the world for its
quality contents. Our mission is to create a world-class gaming experience
accessible to people anywhere at any time, and content is definitely a key
ingredient in this. With great partners like NEXON, we can certainly look
forward to bring exciting cloud gaming experiences to our Korean customer
base, and together we will continue to grow and solidify the cloud gaming
industry for the masses," said Wesley Kuo, CEO of Ubitus.
About Ubitus Inc.
Ubitus Inc., the technology leader in deploying cloud-enabled rich media
services, offers innovative cloud computing solutions for device manufactures,
wired/wireless communication service providers, telecommunication operators
and digital content developers. Founded in 2007 and headquartered in Taipei,
Taiwan, the company now has 200 employees and offices in United States, Japan,
South Korea and mainland China.
Nexon Co. Ltd. was established in South Korea on December 1994 where it
published its first title, Nexus: The Kingdom of the Winds, in 1996. Many
title releases followed such as Dark Ages: Online Roleplaying, Elemental Saga,
QuizQuiz, KartRider, Elancia, and Shattered Galaxy; some of which are
maintained by a company spun off of Nexon, Kru Interactive. In 2003, Nexon
developed MapleStory in South Korea, which later became its most successful
title. The game was localized in many locations such as Japan, mainland China,
Taiwan, Thailand, Singapore, North America, Europe, Brazil, and Vietnam.
Originally founded in South Korea, Nexon Co. Ltd. is currently based in Japan.
Nexon Co. Ltd. has four corporations running; they are located in South Korea,
Japan, United States, and Europe.
Nexon currently has eleven subsidiaries: Nexon Networks, Nexon Mobile, NeoPle,
Nextoric, Nexonova, GameHi, NDoors, CoPersons, Nclipse, ExcGames, and Xeogen.
Nexon went public on the Tokyo Stock Exchange on December 13, 2011 in an
initial public offering, the largest in Japan for 2011 and the second largest
by a technological company for 2011 worldwide.
SOURCE Ubitus Inc.
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