Medals of War launched in MEA region by Netmarble EMEA
Nitro Games announced “Medals of War” is now available in MEA region on Android and iOS distributed by Netmarble EMEA, the regional office of Netmarble Games, one of the fastest growing mobile gaming companies in the world today.
“We’re glad to see Medals of War launching in the MEA region. We’ve put a lot of effort into this version of the game through our collaboration with Netmarble EMEA. Medals of War has been localized carefully to suit the local taste, by combining our team with the strong local market expertise of Netmarble EMEA.” says Jussi Tähtinen, CEO & Co-Founder, Nitro Games Oyj.
Mr. Barış Özistek, CEO, Netmarble EMEA says “We believe that the localized content and the competitive game play of Medals of War would conquer the hearts of passionate gamers in MEA region. Strategy games are among the most popular and dominant genres in MEA region. I am fully confident in the highly talented development capability of Nitro Games in strategy games and this will be a long-lasting and productive partnership between teams.”
This launch follows Nitro Games’ strategy where the company is self-publishing it’s games in the western markets and accessing other markets via publishing partners. Before this launch, the game has been available on selected test markets in the MEA region and optimized based on the data and feedback collected from players. Medals of War is available with different localized names in the MEA region.
Medals of War is a community-focused game that brings players together with their friends. Players are matched with each other in intense PvP combat – in real-time! The aim is to level up and hone your skills to be the best commander in Warland.
Nitro Games in brief:
Nitro Games is a free-to-play mobile game developer and publisher focusing in making games for the mid-core user segment. The Company focuses on producing competitive multiplayer games with high production value and high revenue potential for smartphones and tablets. With Nitro Games’ powerful NG Platform and NG MVP-process, the Company is able to do market validation during the development to ensure high product quality. Nitro Games has developed games such as Medals of War, Raids of Glory, East India Company, Commander: Conquest of the Americas, Pirates of Black Cove. Nitro Games’ shares are listed on Nasdaq First North Stockholm with the ticker NITRO, and the company’s Certified Adviser is Augment Partners AB, phone: +46 8 505 651 72. www.nitrogames.com
About Netmarble Corporation:
Netmarble Corp. strives to entertain audiences of all ages around the world by providing great mobile gaming experiences. Established in Korea in 2000, Netmarble is the fastest-growing mobile game company and consistently ranks as a top mobile developer and publisher worldwide. With more than 4,500 employees, Netmarble has been producing and servicing some of the most successful mobile games including Lineage 2: Revolution, MARVEL Future Fight, Everybody’s Marble, and Seven Knights. As a parent company to Kabam, a top mobile game developer in massively multiplayer free-to-play games, and the largest shareholder to Jam City, a leading casual social game developer, Netmarble has a strategic partnership with CJ E&M Corporation, Asia’s largest entertainment company, Tencent Holdings, Asia’s largest internet company, and NCsoft, a prominent MMORPG company. More information can be found at www.netmarble.com.
For more information:
Jussi Tähtinen, CEO
Phone: +358 44 388 1071
Sverker Littorin, Board member, IR Advisor
Phone: +46 70 875 53 09
This company announcement contains information that Nitro Games Oyj is obliged to make public pursuant to the EU Market Abuse Regulation. The information was submitted for publication by aforementioned contact person on 5 July 2018 at 09:00 (EEST).