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  Darkness Rises and For Honor Team Up in Global Collaboration
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12/02/2020
 


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


LOS ANGELES – December 2, 2020 –  Darkness Rises, Nexon’s third-person action mobile role-playing game (RPG), will soon be joining forces with Ubisoft’s highly-acclaimed action game, For Honor, in a brand new global collaboration coming to players on December 15. 

The Darkness Rises X For Honor collaboration will allow players to experience battles donning Darkness Rises character costumes modeled after fan-favorite For Honor classes, including Kensei, Peacekeeper, Nobushi, Hulda, Warden, Raider, and Black Prior. For Honor factions, Knights, Vikings and Samurai will also be the basis for three new Darkness Rises collaboration pets.

Additionally, there will be various in-game packages for players that can enhance the gameplay experience, including collaboration costumes and For Honor Pet Eggs.

From December 15 through March 16, 2021, live event rewards within the update will include:

  • Clear Mission Rewards - Players can receive Rank A++ Armor Chests, Rank S Polish Chests, and Rank S For Honor Pet Eggs for completing missions and participating in the events. 
  • Ranking Achievement Reward - As players move up in the ranks in the special collaboration Event PvP Brawl, they can be rewarded with Rank S++ For Honor Costume chests, and can even win full For Honor outfits if they reach the top rank

To join in on the Darkness Rises X For Honor collaboration, players can download the game for iOS or Android
 


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About Darkness Rises https://dr.nexon.com/
Launched in 2018, Darkness Rises is a revolutionary, next-gen action RPG from Nexon that combines breathtaking graphics, state-of-the-art immersive gameplay and harrowing boss battles right in the palm of your hands. Featuring unique classes and beautifully rendered battles on iOS and Android, Darkness Rises has amassed over 23 million players, 35 million curated characters and 2.4 million completed quests since launch.

About Nexon America Inc. https://www.nexon.com
Nexon America, a subsidiary of NEXON Co., Ltd. (“Nexon”) (3659.TO) with more than 80 live games operated across more than 190 countries, is a global leader in online games. Nexon America introduced micro-transactions and the free-to-play business model in the Western market and is widely credited with unmatched global expertise in sophisticated live game operations, nurturing player communities, and for sustaining titles for years, even decades. Nexon is listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange, and the company was placed on the Nikkei Stock Index 300 in 2017.

About For Honor https://forhonor.ubisoft.com
Developed by Ubisoft Montreal in collaboration with other Ubisoft studios,** For Honor offers an engaging campaign and thrilling multiplayer modes. Players embody warriors of the four great factions – the bold Knights, the brutal Vikings, the deadly Samurai and the fearsome Wu Lin – fighting to the death on intense and believable melee battlefields. The Art of Battle, the game’s innovative combat system that puts players in total control of their warriors, allows them to utilize the unique skills and combat style of each hero to vanquish all enemies who stand in their way. *Associate Ubisoft studios include Quebec, Toronto and Blue Byte. Additional development from Studio Gobo.
 
© 2020 Ubisoft Entertainment. All Rights Reserved. Ubisoft and the Ubisoft logo are registered or unregistered trademarks of Ubisoft Entertainment in the US and/or other countries.

Media Contact Information
Nexon America
Cynthia Lezama
[email protected]
 
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