Nexon and NAT Games announced that Heroes of Incredible Tales (HIT), the HD hack-and-slash RPG powered by Unreal Engine 4, is now available worldwide on the App Store for iPhone and iPad and on Google Play for Android devices. HIT is the debut mobile title from NAT Games, founded by Yong-Hyun Park, the renowned lead designer behind popular massively multiplayer online role playing games Lineage II and TERA. With an expansive single player campaign, cooperative and competitive online multiplayer and a variety of game modes, HIT offers a wealth of content for all types of players. Reaching the number one Top Grossing Google Play position in Korea, HIT broke records to become the fastest growing game with over 5 million downloads to date. The hotly anticipated game also garnered almost 400,000 pre-registrations, reaching the last stretch goal and rewarding all preregistered players with gems, premium weapon skins limited edition accessory sets available now.
“HIT weaves together elements from beloved action RPG and hack-and-slash titles to create a mobile experience that feels both intuitive and boldly innovative,” said Lawrence Koh, General Manager at Nexon M. “Yong-Hyun Park and the NAT Games team have come out swinging with their debut game, maximizing the potential of the game’s powerful engine to put HIT in a rare group of AAA, console-caliber mobile titles.”
Fast action is at HIT’s core where players must keep enemies at bay by utilizing high-speed combos, aerials, throws, counters, dodges, ultimate specials, juggles and more. The expansive skill tree provides the ability to customize the style of combat and evolve powers to take on the toughest of foes. A variety of gear including weapons, armor, and other rare loot that can be collected in sets encourages exploration and experimentation in search of the ultimate combo of gear. HIT offers four playable characters from the outset, each with unique strengths, abilities and play styles. The two-handed greatsword-wielding Hugo mows through enemies, while Anika pairs her deadly scythe with agile acrobatics. Lucas wields fearsome dual swords while Kiki uses her magical staff to control the elements and bend nature to her will.
“With HIT, we set out to raise the bar of core gaming standards and redefine player expectations on these powerful mobile devices,” said Yong-Hyun Park, CEO of NAT Games. “With the game’s visceral HD graphics, living 3D environments and fast and fun combat, we’re confident that console and PC players around the world will feel right at home when they get their hands on HIT.”
Along with an engrossing fantastical storyline in the Adventure mode, HIT is packed with additional single player modes including Tower Trials horde mode and the Daily Dungeon challenge. HIT is true to its MMORPG roots, offering players an abundance of real-time multiplayer content for both cooperative and competitive play with head-to-head combat in The Arena, 3v3 PvP arenas, cooperative Raid Mode and all out mayhem in Guild War.
HIT utilizes Samsung’s cutting-edge Vulkan technology which offers unprecedented graphical fidelity and color depth for a mobile title. On modern mobile devices, HIT’s graphical effects include particles, smoke, fire, reflections, and explosions rendered at a smooth and consistent frame rate for an experience on par with console and PCs.