Nexon Korea – Heavily fined by Korean government

According to foreign reports, Nexon Korea has been fined a hefty amount of over 6 million USD for illegally sharing the details of 1.8 million Nexon users with 3rd parties. Another fine of 120,000 USD was also slapped on the…

Nexon becomes NCsoft’s biggest shareholder

In a deal announced earlier today, Korea No.1 gaming company, Nexon, has become the biggest shareholder of Korea No.2 gaming company, NCsoft. This happened after Nexon Japan bought 3,218,091 of NCsoft’s shares, which is around 14.7% of the company. The…

MapleStory – Exclusive class revealed

In what is a first for the various Asian servers scattered around the region, MapleStory Taiwan will be getting the first ever exclusive adventurer class, Dragon Warrior (directly translated as Dragon’s Descendant). This must be something to do with Nexon…

Cyphers – Cosplay cats are back

Remember how Miyuko’s cosplay for League of Legends (link) crashed a website due to overload traffic? The member of cosplay group Spiral Cat’s is now back to dressing up as a MMO character again, this time from Nexon’s popular 3D…

Cyphers – Debut foreign server announced

Yes, after months of commercial launch back in Korea, Nexon’s MOBA title, Cyphers, is finally heading overseas! Developed by Neople, which also made Dungeon Fighter Online, Cyphers is a full 3D arena-based fighting game re-imagined from the popular Dota template.…

Warface – Going to Korea and Taiwan

After Russian and China, Crytek’s first online title is set to arrive in South Korea and Taiwan in the near future. The publisher will be Nexon, which recently confirmed getting yet another online shooter for the English and European market…

Shadow Company – Heading to North America and Europe

Shadow Company, one of the latest online first person shooter (MMOFPS) to hit the Korea market, has been confirmed to be landing on North America, Europe and Japan after a publishing deal was signed. Developed by Doobic Game Studios, the…

MapleStory 2 – Development screenshot spotted

While going through a Japanese gaming website for news, I chanced upon the latest financial reports for Nexon. While it is indeed strange for a Korean-based company to have its full financial information on a Japanese website, 2 gems were…

Mabinogi II – 5 characters supposedly revealed

According to Korean media ThisIsGame, Nexon is set to reveal the 5 playable classes found in Mabinogi II. This event, called “BORDERLESS”, is being held by Nexon to display the various artwork from the company’s games. In the short teaser…

Baram – Nexon game officially enters Guinness World Records

Announced earlier today, Nexon’s first ever online game in South Korea, Baram, has been officially recognized as the “Longest-running commercial graphical MMORPG” by Guinness World Records. The classic MMORPG first started back in South Korea in 1996, with the game…

Cyphers – Eclipse: Vol.1 update

Cyphers, a Korean action MMO developed by Neople, is hitting its stride in Korea. Ever since going into Open Beta recently, the game has received nothing but positive reviews, once again showing the development prowess of the team behind Nexon’s…

Mabinogi II – New artwork revealed

(Source) Nexon Korea, which is holding the annual Nexon Developer Conference (NDC) currently, has revealed new artwork for Mabinogi II. The sequel to Mabinogi, the game was revealed to be in development since early last year. So far, only the…

Nexon buys into Luna Online developer

Korean MMO giant, Nexon, has announced acquiring 20% of developer Eyasoft’s stocks. Eyasoft is well-known for various of it online game titles, including Mo Xiang Online (or Titan Online), Luna Online, Legend of Edda and Iris Online. Earlier in this…

Mabinogi 2 – New technology sighted

Well, I can’t think of any awesome heading for this post, so this current one will do. But still, Mabinogi 2’s new engine, called the Helper-Joint. The system was built from the bottom by the skillful developers over at Nexon…