NHN Entertainment, a South Korean game developer and publisher well known for its Hangame gaming platform, recently announced a US$4.5 million investment in Critical Force, a Finnish game developer behind the upcoming online/mobile FPS game, Critical Ops. In addition to the investment, NHN Entertainment has inked a partnership with Critical Force to publish Critical Ops in Asia.
Critical Force’s first game, Critical Strike, has been downloaded over 40 million times globally. This massive investment is the start of NHN Entertainment’s full-scale investment plan on global game developers. It expects to generate synergy with developers worldwide, including North America, Europe and Japan, by increasing cases of global game publishing. Stay tuned for more updates!