Fenwick Represents Nexon in Acquisition of Pixelberry Studios

Fenwick & West represented Nexon Co., Ltd (3659.TO), a global leader in online games, and its consolidated subsidiary NEXON Korea Corporation and Nexon US Holding Inc., in its definitive agreement to acquire Pixelberry Studios, a leading developer in interactive narrative mobile games. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

The acquisition will strengthen Nexon’s female audience reach through compelling and interactive storytelling apps, while offering expertise in extending lifetime of games and international opportunities. More information about Nexon’s acquisition of Pixelberry can be obtained from the company announcement.

The Fenwick transaction team included corporate lawyers Mark Stevens, David Michaels, Kate Dodson and Shen Zhang; executive compensation and employee benefits lawyers Blake Martell, Marshall Mort, Hans Andersson and Elizabeth Chang; technology transaction lawyers Jennifer Stanley, Jonathan Millard, Joseph Schenck, Jung Yoo and Pinar Bailey; trademark lawyers Connie Ellerbach and Mark Jansen; and tax lawyers Adam Halpern and Michael Knobler.