Announced in the Korean media today, Nexon has signed a contract with Electronic Arts (EA) and Respawn Entertainment to develop an Asian online version of Titanfall, along with the publishing rights. Nexon and EA have worked together previously, including the smash hit FIFA Online 3, and were rumored to be taking over Valve together. The new Titanfall will be Free-to-Play.
In updated information, Nexon stated that its subsidiary, Nexon GT, will be in-charge of development and working with Respawn Entertainment. The region of Asia also refers to countries including Korea, Japan, China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau and Southeast Asia (Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam). No scheduled launch date was announced.