NEXON today announced its Korean subsidiary, NEXON Korea Corporation, has entered into a game development and publishing agreement with Electronic Arts to bring a PC online version of the critically-acclaimed, first-person shooter game, Titanfall to players in Asia.
Titanfall was originally developed by Respawn Entertainment – which was co-founded by Vince Zampella, one of the co-creators of the multi-billion dollar franchise CALL OF DUTY and co-founders of its development studio, Infinity Ward.
Owen Mahoney, President and Chief Executive Officer of Nexon, said:
“With its pilot vs. titan gameplay, among other innovations, Titanfall is a uniquely intense game experience. We look forward to working with the talented teams at Respawn and EA and leveraging Nexon’s free-to-play expertise to deliver a new and engaging online game based on Titanfall to the Asian market.”
Today’s announcement marks the third collaboration between Nexon and EA, building on the continued success of EA SPORTS™ FIFA Online 3, currently the #1 online sports game in Korea . With this agreement, Nexon, EA and Respawn will bring an exciting new online experience to players in Asia.