13 th of March 2013, Moscow— Seoul.— One of the leading Russian game publishers NIKITA ONLINE and one of the biggest Korean game media Kyung-hyang Games (KH Games) have become informational partners.
As two major players in their fields of expertise NIKITA ONLINE and KH Games aim at providing mutual informational support and intensifying cooperation between Russian and Korean online games markets by making them more transparent.
In the framework of the cooperation the Korean media, equally popular among both local games industry professionals and consumers, will regularly cover various Russian online games market topics. The articles already released on KH Games are available in the Media Clipping chapter of the official NIKITA ONLINE’s website ( http://www.nikitaonline.ru/press-public.php).
KH Games will also contribute to the promotion of the games the Russian publisher is going to launch in Korea.
Due to the partnership between NIKITA ONLINE and KH Games Korean games industry, globally recognized as one the most advanced, will receive more detailed and reliable insights into rapidly growing Russian online games market. At the same time Korean market will become more accessible for Russian games.
“Cooperation with KH Games allows us to get to know the Korean gaming audience better,” states NIKIA ONLINE’s CEO Stepan Zotov. “In our turn we’ll provide KH Games’ readers with exclusive insights into fast-growing Russian online games market— a vibrant place for both those who make business and those who play games.”
“I'm very pleased to start cooperation with NIKITA ONLINE, a very promising publisher in Russia. We both try to make the most successful business model based on our accumulated know-hows," states Insoo Jang, CEO for KH Games.
NIKITA ONLINE was founded in 1991 and became the first game company in Russia. It has two offices— in Moscow and Rostov-on-Don. Currently NIKITA ONLINE operates in Russia, CIS and the Baltic states with 20 titles: 4Story, Asda Story 2, Divine Souls, Dragon Knight, Avatarika, Karos Online, King of Kings 3, Rappelz, World of Dragons Sphere, Sphere: Reborn, Sphere 2: Arena and browser-based I, the Feudal Lord, WebRacing, Lost Magic, Tako Online, FUBAR, The Panic Room: Outrage, Nadirim and The Kingdom. The company has developed more than 100 titles and localized more than 50. Today there are more than 9,5 million unique users registered in NIKITA ONLINE’s projects. For more information, please, head to www.nikitaonline.ru.
Kyung-hyang Games has been the most famous and dominant game newspapers in South Korea since its establishment in 2001. KH Games is the one the world’s first weekly tabloid with a variety of distribution channels throughout the country and with the largest audience. Along with paper-print edition KH Games operates an up-to-the-minute online webzine ( www.khgames.co.kr) and maximizing its benefit by providing online and offline services together. The media works in close partnership with over two thousands of online, mobile, social and arcade game companies.