Embracer Group, the guardian firm of THQ Nordic and Deep Silver, remains to be on a hiring spree. The firm introduced a whopping eight studio acquisitions at this time, together with 4A Games, the builders of the well-received Metro collection. These newest acquisitions come after Embracer bought Koch Media, Saber Interactive, and THQ Nordic (together with all of their very own subsidiaries). In complete, Embracer owns 33 game studios and has greater than 4,000 workers.
The 150-plus particular person workforce at 4A Games in Malta and Ukraine will now work for Embracer Group. Additionally, the deal contains a few of 4A’s know-how, together with the Metro IP.
Embracer is paying $36 million USD in money for 100 p.c of shares in 4A Games, together with further pay-outs primarily based on milestones that would pay 4A an additional $35 million. The buy was accomplished by Embracer’s subsidiary, Saber Interactive.