THQ Nordic Buys Carmageddon IP – IGN

THQ Nordic Buys Carmageddon IP – IGN

THQ Nordic snatches up nonetheless another home.

THQ Nordic has announced that it has obtained the Carmageddon franchise from Stainless Online games.

The first Carmageddon is a vehicular overcome game developed by Interplay Productions and Revenue Curve Interactive and launched for computer system in 1997. Carmageddon was the moment owned by Square Enix Europe, but first publisher Stainless Games purchased the legal rights in 2011.

Stainless ported Carmageddon to iOS and Android in 2013. A sequence reboot, Carmageddon: Reincarnation, followed with a 2015 computer system launch after becoming partially funded via a Kickstarter campaign.

Carmageddon is just the most current in a string of substantial-profile acquisitions by THQ Nordic this year. In February, the publisher acquired Koch Media, which suggests it now owns franchises like Saints Row, Metro, and Lifeless Island. In September, it to start with bought up Kingdoms of Amalur and then acquired By itself in the Dark and Act of War.

In addition, THQ Nordic also has 35 unannounced video games at the moment in development.

Nick Santangelo is a freelance writer based mostly in Philadelphia. He enjoys video game titles and sporting activities, but not athletics online video games. Observe him on Twitter.



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