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United States, Latin America, Europe, Australia
You remember this Team Fortress 2 take on Ghost in the Shell coming to Japan and Korea? Well, Nexon America noted on Twitter that Ghost in the Shell Online is indeed coming to the United States, Latin America, Europe, and Au... read feature

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Rule 1: Don't be a dick
The folks at Splash Damage have been busy over the last two years. Since the release of Brink and a stint on Batman: Arkham Origins' multiplayer, they figured it was time to return to their roots with a heavy focus on PC... read feature

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Good looking trailer

Korean MMO seems to outdo recent JRPGs


JRPGs getting out-JRPG'd by KRPGs
Nov 20
Just aesthetically, Peria Chronicles looks better than all these budget, tropefest JRPGs that fill time between Persona installments. And it's more impressive when you realize that this is a (Korean) MMO with ... read
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Cliffy B

Cliff Bleszinski to draw $1 salary until new venture is profitable


Like a Boss (Key)
Jul 09
No one can accuse Cliff Bleszinski of going into his Boss Key endeavor with the mindset that it's a cash grab. It's just the opposite, in fact. Until the company's able to turn a profit, Bleszinski will get almost nothing out... read
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Cliffy B AMA

Cliffy B talks microtransactions for his new free-to-play shooter


You've still got some time to go ask him questions
Jul 09
Clifford Bleszinski (Gears of War, Unreal Tournament) is working on a new sci-fi arena shooter, code named BlueStreak (a Transformers nod). Of course, "free-to-play" still gets people (understandably) tugging a... read
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CliffyB

Yup: Cliff Bleszinski is making a sci-fi arena shooter


At a new studio with Guerrilla Games co-founder Arjan Brussee
Jul 08
Former Epic Games designer Cliff Bleszinski is back from his hiatus. He's been teasing his next project for a while now, commenting that he'd like to make an arena shooter for PC and dropping concept art. The mystery game, Bl... read
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Street Fighter IV Arena

Street Fighter IV Arena is a mobile title from Capcom and Nexon


Unfortunately, that's about all we know
Jun 24
Alright, so it's no Ultra Street Fighter IV, but Capcom is working on an upcoming mobile Street Fighter title in tandem with Nexon. Sounds a bit strange, I suppose, but since it's a mobile game it makes sense. Street Fighter ... read
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MapleStory

MapleStory is getting its very own spinoff


Complete with an anime trailer!
Jun 21
MapleStory fans, check out this paralyzing bit of cuteness in the form of the very first ever MapleStory spinoff. And I know there are, like, five of you in the comments including myself. Nexon is implementing the very first... read
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MapleStory 2

MapleStory 2 makes the jump from 2D to 3D with new gameplay trailer


Is anyone still playing the original?
May 23
You can finally let go of the old 2D MapleStory and move on into 2014, Nexon fans, and embrace MapleStory 2 with this first-look trailer complete with gameplay elements. MapleStory 2 has been in development for four years an... read
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Splash Damage partners with NEXON
Many of my staff members wander off in the other direction after hearing things like "free-to-play first-person shooter." I get it. But I wanted to see Extraction's debut at PAX this past weekend because Splash Damage were be... read feature

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NEXON to publish Splash Damage's new FPS, Extraction


Coming to PAX this week
Aug 27
NEXON has announced its latest game, Extraction. Developed by Splash Damage (Brink), this online first-person shooter will be coming to North America, Europe, Australia, and New Zealand. So far we know that Extraction is a fa... read
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Ghost in the Shell gets new anime movies, online game


Four prequels and a First-Person Shooter
Feb 12
Big news for fans of Ghost in the Shell! Barely hours ago a live event was held announcing a bevy of new projects related to the franchise, and Japanator's own Elliot Gay was there to catch new reveals like malware at a cybe... read
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Valve and Nexon partner to bring Dota 2 to Korea, Japan


Can I get a release date?
Nov 08
Valve has reached an agreement with Nexon to publish Dota 2 in both Japan and Korea, a move that seemed inevitable considering how seriously the company has been taking eSports with the title. No real specifics were given oth... read
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Nexon to publish EA Sports' FIFA Online 3 in Korea


Jul 31
PC online soccer game EA Sports FIFA Online 3i is coming to Korea later this year with the help of its publisher there, Nexon. The world's biggest publisher of free-to-play games has an agreement with EA to publish this title... read
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Nexon free-to-play titles to come to Steam


Jun 25
Several of Nexon's free-to-play games will be accessible through Valve's Steam service. Starting today you can play real-physics-based MMO Vindictus, while Dungeon Fighter Online and FPS Combat Arms are expected to drop ... read
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EVE Online coming to Japan


Jul 08
EVE Online, one of the largest MMOs around, is about to get a bit bigger. Developer CCP has partnered with Nexon Co. to localize the game's client software for Japan this fall. CCP CEO Hilmar Veigar Pétursson said, "Ha... read
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Vindictus has been out since October so this may be old news to some of you but I played it for the first time earlier today. I typically don't like MMORPGs or most RPGs in general because the whole “let's take turns hi... read feature

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Quick look at Dragon Nest for the PC


May 17
Nexon's next entry to the world of MMORPGs is Dragon Nest, a game that will appeal to casual and hardcore gamers alike. According to Nexon, the thing that makes Dragon Nest unique is that the action RPG features a third-perso... read
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Consistency, thy name is NOT Entertainment Weekly


Dec 18
So, yesterday we talked about how Entertainment Weekly voted Kirby's Epic Yarn the single worst game of 2010. While a bizarre choice in a year that saw games full of real technical, design and visual flaws, EW is entitled to ... read
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Destructoid Exclusive: Dungeon Fighter Online's Fighter


Oct 16
What does it feel like to be a super hot chick who can deftly kick the asses of large groups of thugs all while looking great and managing not to rip the small amount of clothing you are wearing? Well, that's how the Fighter ... read
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Dungeon Fighter Online goes into Closed Beta


Jul 29
As the launch of the Closed Beta of Nexon America's newest free-to-play MMORPG, Dungeon Fighter Online, drew closer, I found myself still interested in the game but wondering if it would push all my MMO buttons. Meaning, the ... read
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Japanese kid hacks into Nexon to steal money, motivated by fashion


Jan 28
Prepare yourself, readers: Your belly laugh of the day has just arrived. A Japanese sixteen year old was arrested today by the Tokyo Metropolitan police for hacking into the South Korean game company Nexon and stealing the $3... read
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Valve and Nexon to bring Counter-Strike to Asia


Jul 27
Valve's Doug Lombardi has dropped us a line announcing plans to bring Counter-Strike to Asian markets, effectively positioning the world's #1 most played online first-person shooter in the most insane competitive gaming circu... read
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Hilary Duff lends song to Audition; Koreans somehow still fear nukes


Apr 09
Nexon, the company behind Maple Story shot us a press release today announcing the involvement of Hilary Duff, a singer who is most well-known as "the one without crabs", in their rhythm-MMO, Auditon. Audition is a ... read






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