Online gaming site Aeria Games has acquired free-to-play gaming portal ijji Games, and investment from Korean internet company NHN.
"The acquisition of ijji Games further enhances our market leader position in the rapidly consolidating free-to-play sector of mid- and hard-core gaming," said Lan Hoang, CEO
"In addition to outstanding new content such as the popular A.V.A. and Soldier Front games and other quality titles from NHN going forward, NHN's investment-which is our first external funding-will provide resources to facilitate our continuing growth and business expansion in multiple areas."
Aeria has also join forces with NHN to publish its games globally, adding to its portfolio of over 30 MMOs including Wolf Team, Last Chaos and Need For Speed World.