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[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

SEOUL – Feb. 20, 2020 – Enchanted fallen princess Niara arrives alongside magical new content in the latest update for Overhit, the widely-popular turn-based action 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. Beginning today, mobile players worldwide can immerse themselves in the 120-strong cast of characters for free on the App Store and Google Play.


Players can now take control of Niara’s SSR+ ranked Light Type and Assault powers to command the battlefield. From today until Thursday, March 5, players can also experience the Niara Chance Boost Gacha to make Niara even more powerful.

Galactic monster Styx also touches down in the world of Overhit today to unleash his unforgiving wrath. Players must team up and coordinate with friends and guild members within the server to challenge and defeat Styx. Players who brave the challenge and defeat Styx can earn exclusive Chaos Gear as a reward.

As part of the update, players can experience the Light-type Saion’s Event Dungeon, where they can unlock event scenes and various rewards from its box gacha event. Players can also hop in to several additional in-game events to collect rewards, including:

  • New Seven-Day Attendance Event
  • Hero Growth Support Event for Light Type Heroes
  • New Rock Scissor Paper Event
  • New Bingo Event
  • Legendary Gacha Bonus Event
  • AP Usage Event
Overhit invites players to command the Black Wings resistance army packed with characters from across time and space. A cast of more than 120 unforgettable heroes voiced by world-renowned anime voice actors such as Ishikawa Kaito, Uchida Aya and Morikawa Toiyuki take charge in a gorgeous world with console-inspired 3D backgrounds.

The latest Overhit content update is now available for players worldwide on iOS and Android. Additional information for members of the press:

  • Download assets for Overhit here
  • Check out the official Facebook page here
  • Check out the latest Overhit teaser video here
  • Visit the official Overhit website 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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Press Contacts for Nexon Co. Ltd.:

Gerard Bahri/Jason Wonacott

Wonacott Communications, LLC

(310) 477-2871

[email protected]