Nexon Europe to Publish United Eleven

  Nexon Europe to Publish United Eleven

      Leading Free-to-Play Game Publisher Joins Forces with NHN for New
                             Cross-Platform Game

Business Wire

TOKYO -- April 8, 2014

NEXON Co., Ltd. (“Nexon”) (3659.TO), a worldwide leader in free-to-play online
games, today announced its wholly-owned subsidiary, NEXON Europe, today
announced its latest title, United Eleven. Developed by NHN BlackPick
Corporation, United Eleven is a browser-based, cross-platform real-time
strategy and simulation game that combines names and faces of actual players
with the most sophisticated match engine available. The game will be published
in Europe, North and South America, Oceania and North Africa.

United Eleven lets players build their squad from over 50,000 FIFPro players,
representing seven major football leagues. Offering authentic interaction,
players have full control of tactics, formation and line-up as well as
consideration of the chemistry between players and how it will impact overall
performance. Matches can be played out in real time, with the ability to make
strategic decisions at any moment of the game due to an advanced simulation
engine. Furthermore, the game is a browser-based, mobile compatible title,
eliminating the need for client download and installation. Players can make
their decisions and tactical adjustments at any time with a PC, smartphone or
tablet.

“We are pleased to partner with NHN to bring this title to players around the
globe,” said Kenny Chang, CEO of Nexon Europe. “We are excited to work
alongside NHN’s team to offer users a truly synchronous, high-quality game
play experience across devices.”

A closed beta test is scheduled for May, and the game will be serviced in 8
languages: English, German, French, Italian, Polish, Spanish, Portuguese and
Turkish.

For more information, visit www.united11.com and keep up to date with United
Eleven news on the official Facebook page: www.facebook.com/united11.nexoneu

About 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 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 60
online games in more than 100 countries and since its founding, Nexon has
generated more than 1.4 billion player registrations. The Company is
headquartered in Tokyo, Japan and its shares are listed on the Tokyo Stock
Exchange.

About NHN BlackPick Corporation

NHN BlackPick is a Korean mobile/online game developer, publisher which was
split up from NHN Entertainment, one of the successful mobile/PC game
companies in Korea. NHN BlackPick is continuously expanding its portfolio from
well-recognized PC online MMORPG games, to sports simulation games, such as
'EOS', ‘united eleven’ and 'Baseball 9ners'. Furthermore, with a successful
experience servicing “The Brain”, a mobile casual game targeting 50+ senior,
NHN BlackPick focuses on expanding business capability with its new mobile
racing games. To bolster its competitiveness, NHN BlackPick has a big picture
to service various games in global market with a launch of ‘United Eleven’.

Contact:

NEXON Co., Ltd.
Gregory Melchior, Corporate PR Team
Tel: +813-3523-7919
or
NHN BlackPick
Kieran Kyunghoon Park
Tel: +82-31-8038-2379
Kieran@nhnent.com
 
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