Mabinogi: Heroes Comes to NA in 2010
Date: 09-07-2009 Views:
KeyWords: Mabinogi: Heroes,Nexon,PAX,MapleStory,Mabinogi
- Summary: During the 2009 PAX (Penny Arcade Expo) run in Washington, USA, Nexon held a meeting with reporters and made a report on its achievements gained in North America and the future development strategy.
During the 2009 PAX (Penny Arcade Expo) run in Washington, USA, Nexon held a meeting with reporters and made a report on its achievements gained in North America and the future development strategy.
Based on the trend of the North American game market and the related analysis concerning the North American online game market, during the meeting, Nexon unveiled its market exploitation procedures in North America and the achievements made by its running games, with the future projects and plans also disclosed.
Nexon's popular adventure RPG - MapleStory witnessed a community of 70 thousand simultaneous online players in North America this summer, and its FPS Combat Arms has also attracted more than 3,000 thousand players over only 1 year of operation. Additionally, Mabinogi also kept a double-digit growth in various aspects this summer.
What's more, Nexon will operate Dungeon and Fighter in North America in Sept. 2009, and publish Mabinogi:Heroes, Dragon Nest and BnB in 2010. When the time comes, a total of up to 8 games made by Nexon will be served in North America, and the new game portal Block Party will also be brought online with the community feature intensified. By taking advantage of the said competitive strategy regarding the market exploration in North American, Nexon hopes to develop itself into the best "Free & Live Online Game Operator".
According to Daniel Kim from Nexon America, with the gradual popularization of North American broadband infrastructure, the activeness of network community and the development of Internet, North America has become a market with more opportunities. Daniel hoped to make adequate preparations and had "Nexon" grow to a shining brand in the American game market. Nexon America is a game company renowned for introducing various game titles and adopting the business model of micro-transactions in the United States. And in July, 2009, the company's sales grew by 35% over the same period of last year.