SEOUL, South Korea — Nexon Korea Corporation, subsidiary of NEXON Co., Ltd. (“Nexon”) (3659.TO), a worldwide leader in free-to-play online and mobile games, partners with the renowned SNK Corporation to bring characters from SNK’s fan-favorite King of Fighters series to Nexon’s mobile role-playing game (RPG) Returners in the latest content update.

It is now available on the App Store and Google Play.

The King of Fighters '98

Image courtesy of SNK Corporation.

The latest content update features powerful The King of Fighters ’98 characters and events, including:

·        SNK “The King of Fighters’ 98” Collaboration – 5 new characters released

·        Introducing the distinguishing skills of each The King of Fighters ’98  character

·        A variety of events in commemoration of the collaboration

In this update, five representative characters from The King of Fighters ’98, Kyo Kusanagi, Terry Bogard, Iori Yagami, Mai Shiranui, and Athena Asamiya, of the acclaimed Japanese video game company, SNK, will be added; each character with their typical skills from the original game.

The collaboration will take place from September 6 to October 5 for 30 days.

Commemorating the collaboration with The King of Fighters ’98, Nexon will open an Event Shop for 15 days, in which points obtained in Adventure and Special Dungeon will be tradable for the character, Kyo Kusanagi, as well as other in-game goods.

Furthermore, by clearing the Challenge Dungeon, whereby the collaboration characters will appear as bosses, users will be able to earn extra Energy, Gold, and Rare Scrolls, among other rewards. (Press Release, Wonacott Communications, LLC)