Nexon M and Big Huge Games Launch DomiNations “Great Leaders” Update, Adding World War Leaderboards, New Skill Trees and More

DomiNations “Great Leaders” Trailer Debuts on YouTube

EMERYVILLE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nexon M and Big Huge Games launched the “Great Leaders” update for DomiNations
today, adding five of the greatest minds in history (Catherine the
Great, Leonardo da Vinci, King Sejong, Saladin and Suleiman I), with
each leader offering new skills to enhance players’ armies and defenses
based on that leader’s life achievements. The Great Leaders Update also
adds Alliance leaderboards to the massive 100-player World War
campaigns, and brings localization support for Italy and Turkey. DomiNations
has been downloaded more than 20 million times and is available as a
free download for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch and Android devices at

DomiNations is all about unique player strategy and celebrating
the triumphs of the many cultures of the world throughout human
history,” said Tim Train, CEO, Big Huge Games. “To embrace this, we’ve
added some of the greatest minds in science, culture and military
strategy from across history to give players even more ways to
strengthen and customize their empires than ever before.”

The Great Leaders update introduces the University, a new upgradable
structure where Great Leaders can be consulted for their wisdom. Each
Great Leader offers knowledge of different skills with both passive and
active bonuses. Players can conduct research at the University to expand
and unlock each Great Leader’s skill trees to help advance their

DomiNations’ multiplayer experience will also receive Alliance
vs. Alliance leaderboards to track stats during World War campaigns,
spotlighting top leaders and spurring competition between Alliances in
the game’s 50-vs-50 wars. DomiNations has also added support for
Italian and Turkish languages. To celebrate, two of the Great Leaders
hail from those nations: Leonardo da Vinci and Suleiman I.

DomiNations is the strategy game challenging players to lead
their own civilization from the Stone Age to the Space Age. As one of
eight nations, players will research, explore and gather resources and
compete in strategic single-player and multiplayer conquests to grow
their civilization. With more than 100 unique upgradeable structures,
units and technologies, players must balance managing their
civilization’s food and economy while training their armies to earn
valuable loot in battle and defending their own wealth.

About NEXON Co., Ltd.

NEXON Co., Ltd. (“Nexon”) (3659.TO) is a worldwide leader in
free-to-play online and mobile games. Founded in Korea in 1994, Nexon
developed one of the world’s first graphics-based massively multiplayer
online games. Nexon also pioneered the concept of microtransactions and
the free-to-play business model, setting a new standard in which play is
free, and users have the option to purchase in-game items to enhance
their experience. Nexon currently services nearly 100 titles in more
than 190 countries. The Company is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan and its
shares are listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange.

About Big Huge Games

Big Huge Games specializes in mobile strategy games. The studio was
founded in 2013 by 24-year game industry collaborators Brian Reynolds
and Tim Train, along with several other long-time veterans, and hopes to
keep the flame alive of the original Big Huge Games, which ran from 2000
to 2012. We build prototypes and improve them constantly until we love
playing them ourselves – we know you won’t love our game until we love

To learn more about Big Huge Games, please visit


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