Nexon Patents – Key Insights and Stats

Nexon has a total of 607 patents globally, out of which 224 have been granted. Of these 607 patents, more than 76% patents are active. South Korea is where Nexon has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by the United States of America and Japan, it has generated an annual revenue of $2.45 billion in the year 2021. Parallelly, South Korea seems to be the main focused R&D centre of Nexon.

Nexon was founded in the year 1994 by Kim Jung-ju and Jake Song. The company is a South Korean video game publisher that specializes in online games for PC and mobile. As of August 2022, Nexon has a market cap of $18.51 Billion.

Do read about some of the most popular patents of Nexon which have been covered by us in this article and also you can find Nexon patents information, the worldwide patent filing activity and its patent filing trend over the years, and many other stats over Nexon patent portfolio.

How many patents does the founder of Nexon have?

The founder, Kim Jung-ju and Jake Song, has 0 patents.

How many patents does Nexon have?

Nexon has a total of 607 patents globally. These patents belong to 493 unique patent families. Out of 607 patents, 466 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Nexon File Every Year?

Nexon Patent Filing Trend

Are you wondering why there is a drop in patent filing for the last two years? It is because a patent application can take up to 18 months to get published. Certainly, it doesn’t suggest a decrease in the patent filing.

Year of Patents Filing or GrantNexon Applications FiledNexon Patents Granted
2011239
201285
201385
201497
20156710
20166516
20178224
2018805
20195622
20205723
20212027
2022321

How many Nexon patents are Alive/Dead?

Nexon Patent Portfolio

How Many Patents did Nexon File in Different Countries?

Nexon Worldwide Patent Filing

Countries in which Nexon Filed Patents

CountryPatents
Korea (South)504
United States Of America35
Japan19
China12
Taiwan9
Europe7
Germany2
Macao2
Spain1
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)1

Where are Research Centres of Nexon Patents Located?

R&D Centres of Nexon

10 Best Nexon Patents

US20100016080A1 is the most popular patent in the Nexon portfolio. It has received 82 citations so far from companies like Zynga, Wells Fargo, and Groupon.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of Nexon:

Publication NumberCitation Count
US20100016080A182
KR1020030043404A17
CN104025143A16
US20040143586A114
US20090061989A114
KR1020050099909A14
US20140189856A113
US20110246426A112
CN101377799A10
US20210106920A19

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What are Nexon’s key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Nexon?

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The chart below distributes patents filed by Nexon in different countries on the basis of the technology protected in patents. It also represents the markets where Nexon thinks it’s important to protect particular technology inventions.

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R&D Focus: How Nexon’s search focus changed over the years?

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