Category - Industry News

THQ Nordic Acquires Carmageddon IP

December 3, 2018: THQ Nordic today announced that the acquisition of the intellectual property “Carmageddon” has been finalized with Stainless Games, based in Newport, Isle of Wight, United Kingdom. The acquisition itself is being handled by...

Jam City Acquires Bingo Pop Team

LOS ANGELES, NOVEMBER 28, 2018 – Jam City, a leader in mobile entertainment, today announced that it has acquired Bingo Pop, one of the top bingo mobile games worldwide, from Uken Games. The veteran Bingo Pop team has joined Jam City and...

Redhill Games Founded

HELSINKI – NOV. 19, 2018 – A multinational group of video game creators and executives have assembled to form Redhill Games, a new studio focused on creating high-quality titles targeting underserved market segments in the gaming industry...

THQ Nordic Acquires Bugbear

Karlstad, SWEDEN, Helsinki, FINLAND, November 14th 2018; THQ Nordic today announced the completion of the acquisition of Bugbear, an experienced and world leading creator of niched racing games built on their proprietary game engine enabled...

Jam City Partners with Disney for Multi-Year...

LOS ANGELES; November 14, 2018 – Jam City, a leader in mobile entertainment, today announced a multi-year mobile games development partnership with Disney that includes Jam City taking over Disney’s popular mobile game, Disney Emoji Blitz...

THQ Nordic Acquires Act of War and Alone in...

Vienna/AUSTRIA, Karlstad/SWEDEN, Paris/FRANCE, September 19, 2018: THQ Nordic today announced that the acquisition of the intellectual properties “Alone in the Dark” and “Act of War” has been finalized with Atari Europe SAS, based in Paris...

THQ Nordic Acquires Kingdoms of Amalur and...

Vienna/AUSTRIA, Providence, RI/USA, September 5th, 2018: THQ Nordic today announced that the acquisition of the intellectual property “Kingdoms of Amalur” has been finalized with 38 Studios LLC, based in Providence, RI, US. The deal also...

Crystal Dynamics Creates New Studio

REDWOOD SHORES, CA – (August 13, 2018) – Crystal Dynamics®, the renowned developer of the critically acclaimed and world-famous TOMB RAIDER® franchise, is expanding with key new hires at its Redwood Shores headquarters and the creation of a new...

Mad Catz Sells TRITTON Gaming Audio Brand

Kowloon, Hong Kong – July 13th 2018, – Mad Catz Global Limited, the new owners of the legendary hardware brand, today announced that it has sold its TRITTON® gaming audio brand, to Silkysea International Limited, a company based in California...

Kalypso Media Acquires Pyro Studios IPs...

Ridgewood, NJ, July 12, 2018 — The Kalypso Media Group is thrilled to announce that it has secured all rights to the highly-acclaimed fan-favourite gaming IP, Commandos. With this latest acquisition, the entire Commandos brand is...