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Developer Supermassive Video games, creators of The Darkish Photos Anthology and The Quarry, had been bought by means of Danish corporate Nordisk Video games. The brand new house owners first of all bought 30.7% stake within the developer final 12 months. Nordisk Video games is a department of Nordisk Movies, the oldest movie manufacturing corporate nonetheless in operation as of late.
“It’s been somewhat over a 12 months since Nordisk Video games made an preliminary funding in Supermassive Video games and our imaginative and prescient for the longer term,” stated Pete Samuels, CEO of Supermassive Video games, in a weblog put up. “All through that point, we’ve discovered that we percentage numerous necessary values with Mikkel and his workforce, and we consider those values to be similarly necessary to our present industrial companions who we can proceed to strengthen.”
“Having had this kind of certain enjoy over the last 12 months, it wasn’t a troublesome resolution when Nordisk Video games sought after to discover expanding their funding,” persisted Samuels. “We’ve a thrilling and impressive expansion technique for Supermassive Video games and Nordisk Video games possession most effective complements that. I’m massively enthusiastic about the place the safety presented by means of this partnership — and persisted get admission to to the experience inside of Nordisk Video games — will take us subsequent.”
Nordisk Video games already has a stake in various recreation builders together with MercuryStream and Flashbulb Video games. The corporate additionally totally owns Avalanche Studios, the creators of the Simply Purpose collection of video games.
“Within the 12 months we’ve labored along Pete and Joe and the entire Supermassive workforce, it’s been transparent to us the quantity of ability, in addition to how a lot attainable there’s to additional broaden the types of tale and narrative-driven video games they excel at,” stated Mikkel Weider, CEO of Nordisk Video games. “In obtaining 100% of the studio we’ll be capable to building up our strengthen to the workforce, and most significantly, proceed the nice operating dating we’ve with them.”
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