Category - Industry News

Monolith Productions Celebrates 25 Years

October 23, 2019 – Monolith Productions, a Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment studio, is proudly celebrating the company’s 25-year anniversary, marking more than two decades of creating critically and culturally relevant videogames...

THQ Nordic Expanding into Japan

Vienna, AUSTRIA, Tokyo, JAPAN, October 21 2019 – THQ Nordic Japan KK has officially been incorporated. The tasks and responsibilities of the newly formed entity are distribution, PR, and marketing of THQ Nordic’s and HandyGames’ slate of games...

Warner Bros. and IO Interactive Enter...

BURBANK, Calif. – Oct. 10, 2019 – Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and independent videogame developer IO Interactive today announced a worldwide publishing and distribution agreement to bring a new console and PC game experience to...

Techland and Koch Media Team up for Dying...

August 14, 2019 – Long-time partners, Techland® and Koch Media® are happy to announce their Europe and Australia cooperation to distribute the upcoming open-world action RPG game, Dying Light 2. Koch Media covers all retail distribution in the...

THQ Nordic Acquires Gunfire Games

Vienna, AUSTRIA, Austin, TX, USA, August 14 2019 – Gunfire is the developer behind the critically acclaimed game series Darksiders®, Chronos® and From Other Suns® and is a long-term development partner of THQ Nordic. Through the...

Slitherine Acquires Master of Magic Franchise

Epsom, August 5th 2019 – In a continuous bid to update and modernize popular strategy IPs and bringing them to the 21st century, Slitherine has acquired the full publishing rights to the Master of Magic franchise from Atari. This is one...

Discovery Launches Discovery Game Studios

New York, NY – June 3, 2019 – Discovery, Inc., the global leader in real-life entertainment, today announced the official launch of Discovery Game Studios, which will serve as a hub for the creation, licensing and distribution of games for PC...

THQ Nordic Acquires Piranha Bytes

Vienna/AUSTRIA, Essen/GERMANY, May 22nd, 2019 – THQ Nordic today announced that the acquisition of the Piranha Bytes team and trademark and the intellectual property Gothic has been finalised. Piranha Bytes’ rights...