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Seoul – Mar. 19, 2019 – Acclaimed illustrator Jeong Juno, best known for his work on Lineage 2, teams up with the publishers at Nexon for LYN: The Lightbringer, the new story-driven role-playing game (RPG) from NEXON Korea Corporation, subsidiary of NEXON Co., Ltd. (“Nexon”) (3659.TO), a worldwide leader in free-to-play online and mobile games. LYN boasts a beautiful cast of 3D-rendered models converted from two-dimensional characters, all originally designed by Jeong himself. Players worldwide can download LYN for free starting today on the App Store and Google Play


Many centuries ago in the realm of the godlike Daeva, Light and Darkness erupted into war. After 200 years of peace, a pillar of light burst forth and the Girl of Light arrived, compelling the world to move once more. In this stunning RPG, players join the mysterious hero Jean to explore an enchanting but treacherous landscape, ripe with countless collectable characters. LYN: The Lightbringer boasts a bounty of unique in-game features including:

  • Gorgeous Graphics – Jeong Juno’s elegant illustrations paint the picture for players with exciting gameplay and awe-inspiring cutscenes;
  • Elevated Combat LYN’s premiere chain-combo system allows for crisp control and movement in battle. Players can challenge each other around the world in dynamic, real-time online player vs. player (PvP) combat and epic Boss Raids;
  • Intriguing Story – Players are invited to join Jean on a fateful, twisting journey with his entourage of heroes, each with a diverse backstory;
  • Explosive Game ModesLYN offers a myriad of explorable game modes, including the Adventure mode, Rank Blitz, online player vs player Arena mode, three-player co-op Boss Raids and more. Players can also experience the captivating backstories of LYN’s heroes in the Dragona Ruins, Altar of Heroes and Time Rift.

LYN: The Lightbringer is available now to download for free on the App Store and Google Play. Additional information for members of the press:

  • Download assets for LYN: The Lightbringer here
  • Check out the official Facebook page here

About NEXON Co. Ltd.

NEXON Co., Ltd. (“Nexon”) (3659.TO) is a worldwide leader in free-to-play online and mobile games. Founded in Korea in 1994, Nexon developed one of the world's first graphics-based massively multiplayer online games. Nexon also pioneered the concept of microtransactions and the free-to-play business model, setting a new standard in which play is free, and users have the option to purchase in-game items to enhance their experience. Nexon currently services nearly 100 titles in more than 190 countries. The Company is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan and its shares are listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange.


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