DXRacer Introduces Pink Bean MapleStory Gaming Chair

DXRacer Pinkbean

A very odd combination of companies have joined together: DXRacer and Nexon. Their purpose was to bring gamers a kawaii chair themed around the MapleStory franchise. The new chair, known as the Pink Bean, is currently available for purchase right now. Continue reading “DXRacer Introduces Pink Bean MapleStory Gaming Chair”

Hatsune Miku Joins Nexon’s Overhit As Playable Character

Overhit Hatsune Miku

You don’t hear much about Nexon’s mobile RPG, Overhit, but today the company announced that they teamed up with Crypton Future Media to bring gamers Hatsune Miku, the vocaloid sensation. Miku is currently playable in Overhit, which is now available for iOS and Android devices. Continue reading “Hatsune Miku Joins Nexon’s Overhit As Playable Character”

Nexon Shutting Down Durango December 18th

Durango

Nexon and What! Studio have announced that the MMO dinosaur game, Durango, will be sunset later this year starting December 18th, 2019. They’ve already closed up the cash shop and cut off the in-app purchases as of October 16th, 2019. Continue reading “Nexon Shutting Down Durango December 18th”

Nexon Reported To “Fully Acquire” Stock In Patrick Söderlund’s Embark Studios

Last month we reported on Nexon taking up a significant amount of stake in Embark Studios for $96 million. In other words, the controversial figure that is Patrick Söderlund, who sits on Nexon’s board, will soon see his company become a consolidated subsidiary of Nexon Group. According to two new reports, Nexon one day can acquire all of Embark Studios’ stock. Continue reading “Nexon Reported To “Fully Acquire” Stock In Patrick Söderlund’s Embark Studios”

SINoAlice Global Release Delayed Due To Localization Needing Optimization

SinoAlice

The global release of Yoko Taro and Nexon’s SINoAlice has been delayed to accommodate the optimization of the game’s localization for mobile devices in the West. What does this mean exactly? The developers didn’t say, and kept it quite vague whenever someone asked. Continue reading “SINoAlice Global Release Delayed Due To Localization Needing Optimization”

Nexon Reported To Increase Its Share In Patrick Söderlund’s Embark Studios

According to a new report, after Nexon founder Kim Jung-Ju canceled selling the firm’s shares to other companies due to buyer disinterest, the corporation has taken up a significant amount of stake in Embark Studios for $96 million. In other words, the controversial figure that is Patrick Söderlund, who sits on Nexon’s board, will soon see his company become a consolidated subsidiary of Nexon Group. Continue reading “Nexon Reported To Increase Its Share In Patrick Söderlund’s Embark Studios”

Reports Say Nexon Is No Longer For Sale Due To Bidder Disinterest

Well, in recent news, it looks like nobody wants Nexon. That’s correct, not even other big industry players, according to news reports. It is said that Nexon founder Kim Jung-Ju has canceled his plans to sell 99-percent of controlling stake in the company due to little interest and few buyers. Continue reading “Reports Say Nexon Is No Longer For Sale Due To Bidder Disinterest”

Nexon Reports Record-Breaking Q1 Revenue Due To Dungeon Fighter And Maple Story

It looks like the Korean publisher known as Nexon has exceeded Q1 forecasts thanks to a “stronger-than-expected performance” due to its PC games like Dungeon Fighter (known as Dungeon & Fighter natively) and Maple Story. Additionally, the cash shop or microtransaction-driven games look to bring more revenue into Nexon’s pockets this Q2 according to the company’s forecast. Continue reading “Nexon Reports Record-Breaking Q1 Revenue Due To Dungeon Fighter And Maple Story”

SINoAlice, Gothic Fairy-Tale RPG From Yoko Taro Is Coming To iOS, Android

SINoAlice

Nexon announced that it’s teamed up with Square Enix and Pokelabo to bring Yoko Taro’s SINoAlice to iOS and Android devices in the coming months. Continue reading “SINoAlice, Gothic Fairy-Tale RPG From Yoko Taro Is Coming To iOS, Android”

Ascendant One Guide Explains How To Enable English Early Access

Ascendant One Beta

Nexon and devCat’s Ascendant One is a sci-fi MOBA game currently going through testing in early access over in South Korea. The game combines futuristic characters and classes with Greek mythology. Continue reading “Ascendant One Guide Explains How To Enable English Early Access”

Tango 5 Reloaded, Grid-Based PvP Game Enters Closed Beta On July 18th

Tango 5 Reloaded

PvP tactical strategy games aren’t very common; they’re a niche within a niche. I was quite surprised to learn that Korean developer Studio One and publisher Nexon have a new game coming out called Tango 5 Reloaded: Grid Action Heroes, which is actually an isometric, tactical PvP game centered around grid-based maps that require fast-action reflexes and RTS-style strategy to win a round. Continue reading “Tango 5 Reloaded, Grid-Based PvP Game Enters Closed Beta On July 18th”

Nexon Is Being Fined For Lack Of Drop Rate Transparency In Sudden Attack And CSO2

Nexon is reported to face two fines for their service setup when it comes to percentage chance for games like Sudden Attack and Counter-Strike Online 2 (CSO2). The company has come forth and acknowledged that percentage chance will debut in their games this April, but Nexon is reported to be against the penalties currently setup against them. Continue reading “Nexon Is Being Fined For Lack Of Drop Rate Transparency In Sudden Attack And CSO2”