FOR RELEASE ON 25 th January 2013
25 th January 2013, SINGAPORE - Avid and newbie action gamers alike will have something to look forward to as Undead Slayer, the latest mobile gaming app from Hangame Korea, is making its inaugural debut in South East Asia.
Smartphone users in the region can start downloading this action role-playing game for free beginning 25 th January 2013. Set in the popular Chinese classic, Romance of the Three Kingdoms, this one-of-a-kind mobile app has spectacular battle scenes and vividly wild action settings that are extravagant even on a smartphone. And most importantly, this hack & slash game sees no need for virtual pad as it utilizes only a double tap attack making Undead Slayer easier to play on handheld devices.
Undead Slayer’s simple quick touch operation makes this free-to-download mobile application different from most Action RPG mobile games.
Undead Slayer is published by Hangame, Korea’s largest online game portal. Hangame is a subsidiary of NHN Corporation, the leading Internet company in South Korea and operator of Naver, the largest online search engine in the country. The quality role-playing feature of this mobile app is famed to have been created by a single developer, Kim Dong-gyu of Hidea. This one-man team constructed the whole of Undead Slayer, from the game’s design and graphics up to its sound and coding. It is available in three different languages, Korean, Chinese and English, and can now be downloaded for free for Android and iOS smartphone users.
Undead Slayer sees the one-eyed hero Xiahou Dun slaying the undead throughout his journey in a world infested with zombies.
“We are proud to announce the launch of Undead Slayer to the South East Asian market and we are confident that this one-of-a-kind mobile game will capture the interest of gamers. With features such as spectacular graphics, visuals coupled with easy-to-play finger movements and the story line of a popular Chinese classic, it will prove to be a hit.” shares the Managing Director of NHN Singapore, Mr. Eric Lee.
Undead Slayer unfolds around its one-eyed zombie-slayer hero, XiaHou Dun, from the ancient Chinese Dynasty, who engages in never-ending battles against the “undead’ as he is stuck in a zombie-infested world. His journey sees him battling with boss monsters and generals, and slashing zombies using the game’s twenty (20) different skill attacks with varying effects and damages.
Equipped with double tap simplicity with 20 unique skills across 90 different stages, Undead Slayer is the latest mobile gaming app that you sure don’t want to miss.
This free-to-download mobile app is fully equipped with simultaneous battlefields which leave gamers no room for yawn. Encompassing 90 different stages and with easy to navigate, quick-touch operations, the game promises thrilling joy and maximum entertainment for players.
“We at NHN Singapore are certain that Undead Slayer’s sophisticated and unparalleled graphics and its easy to manipulate controls will excite all smartphone-owning gaming enthusiasts in South East Asia and get fully immersed in the exciting battle against the undead,“ concludes Mr. Eric Lee.
For more information on the Undead Slayer mobile app, you may visit the official Facebook Page at http://www.facebook.com/OfficialUndeadSlayer
About Hidea (Developer)
Founded in 2012, Hidea is a one-man development company run by Dong-kyu Kim. Dong-kyu, with a background in graphic design, entered the online gaming industry during college in 2004. His experiences in game development became useful with the smartphone industry’s advancement; he started developing his own games in 2011. In 2012, he developed the smartphone action game Undead Slayer and signed a publishing agreement with NHN Corporation.
About NHN Corporation
NHN Corporation ( www.nhncorp.com) is the No.1 internet firm in South Korea, with main business focuses on the search engine NAVER, and the game service Hangame, which has the largest user pool among Korean game portals. With its great success in PC domain, the company is now seeking to expand into mobile business. Launched in June 2011, the mobile messenger service 'LINE' attracted more than 100 million users globally with a strong presence especially in Japan and Southeast Asia. NHN Corporation has also launched over 15 smartphone games in Korea and expects to become a top global smartphone game publisher with various upcoming titles.
For more information visit http://www.nhncorp.com/nhnen/index.nhn
About NHN Singapore Pte. Ltd.
NHN SINGAPORE is a wholly-owned subsidiary of NHN Corporation and serves as focus point for providing a valuable platform for games developers in leading overseas expansion of online games services to Singapore and other South-East Asia countries. NHN Singapore is preparing to launch a new online game community portal, offering games in wide range of genres, including fun and interesting casual mobile games, multiplayer web-based games to arcade-style, console-quality online role-playing games. The service will offer gamers the best in interactive online game entertainment, combining innovative social platform functionality with popular hit game titles.
Visit www.nhncorp.sg for more information.
For further information, please contact:
Ms. Janice Oquino
Marketing Manager, NHN Singapore
Phone: +65 6933 7157
CYAN Communications Pte. Ltd.
Phone: +65 6735 3897