Dota 2, a stand-alone remake of the most popular Warcraft 3 map has become one of the most played Lane Pushing Games in history and is set to establish the leading market share for free to play games in the Asian region.
“Nexon, a company with whom we have a long and strong relationship, was clearly the right choice as a publisher to successfully deliver Dota 2 into the Korean and Japanese market. Partnering with Nexon will allow us to deliver Dota 2 to a massive audience of Asian gamers via a premium service.”
-- Gabe Newell, Valve Corporation President
Nexon is a publicly traded company in the Tokyo Stock Exchange. Founded in South Korea, the company is known for publishing free to play game titles like MapleStory.