Goodbye Kansas Sport Make investments has acquired round 45% of the shares within the Norwegian studio, Misc Video games.
Primarily based in Stravanger, Misc Video games is understood for the 2018 launch Fishing: Barents Sea, and the upcoming Fishing: North Atlantic. It goals to be a pacesetter within the “ship simulation” market.
The primary a part of the deal concerned a fee by Goodbye Kansas Sport Make investments of NOK 6 million (€590,000) for 25% of the fairness in Misc Video games. Goodbye Kansas acquired extra inventory in a separate transaction from Validé AS, bringing its whole stake to 45.6%.
“Following our technique of investing long-term in distinctive individuals with a ardour for constructing each nice video games and profitable firms, our funding in Misc Video games matches us like a glove,” mentioned Goodbye Kansas Sport Make investments CEO Per-Arne Lundberg in a press release.
“The simulation market has exploded within the final eight years, and we imagine that Misc Video games can develop into a giant participant in that market.”
Goodbye Kansas Sport Make investments was acquired by THQ Nordic in August this yr, simply earlier than the corporate modified its title to Embracer Group.
Per-Arne Lundberg added: “We imagine that this funding will set up a strategic beachhead for us within the Norwegian video games trade, hopefully blazing a path for additional assist and investments for the numerous Norwegian inventive and hard-working firms we meet throughout our travels.”