PANGYO, Korea (November 16, 2020) – NCSOFT, a global premier game developer and publisher, today announced the financial results for its third quarter. The company posted global consolidated revenue of KRW 585.2 billion, operating profit of KRW 217.7 billion and net income of 152.5 billion. NCSOFT’s quarterly revenue, operating profit, and net income respectively posted an increase of 47%, 69%, and 34% compared to the year-ago quarter. Its quarterly revenue and operating profit reported an increase of 9%, 4% QoQ, and net income saw a downward trend at 4% QoQ. Regional revenue for each territory showed: ▲KRW 477.1 billion in Korea, ▲KRW 27.4 billion in North America and Europe, ▲KRW 13.9 billion in Japan, ▲KRW 7.9 billion in Taiwan. Royalty revenue was KRW 58.8 billion. Mobile games reported revenue of KRW 389.6 billion, which can be broke down into ▲Lineage M with KRW 245.2 billion and ▲Lineage2M with KRW 145.5 billion. Revenue breakdowns for PC online games are as follows: ▲Lineage with KRW 49.9 billion, ▲Lineage 2 with KRW 26.3 billion, ▲AION with 8.5 billion, ▲Blade & Soul with KRW 17.2 billion, and Guild Wars 2 with KRW 18.8 billion. Lineage 2 demonstrated a 53% growth QoQ fueled by the 3rd year anniversary update. Lineage and Guild Wars 2 saw an increase of 46%, 20%, in comparison with the previous quarter. NCSOFT launched FUSER, a new title for console and PC, in North America and Europe on November 10. The company will launch new projects, Blade & Soul 2, Trickster M, Project TL, consecutively in Korea and abroad.