Highly Anticipated Mobile MMORPG Generated More than 1.5 Million
Pre-Registrations; Delivers Largest Scale Multiplayer
Gameplay Ever Created for Mobile
SEOUL, South Korea–Netmarble Games Corp., the fastest-growing mobile game company in Asia, has launched its highly anticipated mobile MMORPG Lineage 2:
Revolution in 54 countries across North America, Europe, Oceania
and The Middle East. Leading up to today’s launch, more than 1.5 million
players around the world pre-registered for Lineage 2: Revolution.
This follows the game’s incredible, ground-breaking success since it
first debuted in South Korea late last year, becoming the top grossing
game on Google Play and the App Store in 11 additional Asian
territories. The game also launched in Japan in August and became the
top grossing game on the App Store in just 18 hours. The launch of Lineage
2: Revolution introduces the largest scale multiplayer gameplay
ever created for mobile to North American players.
Lineage 2: Revolution is a free-to-play mobile MMORPG
(Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game) based on the popular PC
online game IP “Lineage 2,” which has entertained more than 30 million
players since it first debuted. Lineage 2: Revolution
stays true to its PC roots, displaying a stunning open field, raids,
200-player castle sieges, character re-designs and classes, all in a
mobile environment. A fully-featured MMORPG provides seamless open-world
environments, real-time 3vs3, 5vs5, 20vs20 and 50vs50 PvP battles, as
well as lifelike fantasy worlds with dazzling graphics backed by the
Unreal 4 engine.
“We are ecstatic at the rapidly increasing support we’ve seen with the
Lineage 2: Revolutionpre-registration and pre-download
numbers,” said Netmarble’s Chief Global Officer Seungwon Lee. “Everyone
at Netmarble has been gearing up for today’s launch, and we couldn’t be
more excited for players around the world to finally get their hands on
Lineage 2: Revolution generated major attention from North
American gamers at TwitchCon last month where Netmarble partnered with
late night host Conan O’Brien for a live broadcast from the event’s
esports stage to announce the game’s launch date and help demonstrate
the game’s 50vs50 Fortress Siege gameplay mode. The battle featured top
streamers from around the world and drew more than 1.2 million viewers
on Twitch, shattering records and garnering lots of interest from gamers
around the world.
About Netmarble Games Corporation
Netmarble Games 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 4,000 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 the largest shareholder to Jam City, a leading casual social game
developer, and parent company to Kabam, a top mobile game developer in
massively multiplayer free-to-play games, 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.
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