• Amazon Games Opens New Studio in Montreal, Working on New Online IP

    24 days ago - By Gaming Bolt

    Amazon has been attempting to make big moves in the games industry for a while not, and it's just made another one. It's announced the opening of a new studio in Montreal, Canada, named simply Amazon Games Montreal. It becomes Amazon's fourth game development studio, joining studios in San Diego, Seattle, and Orange County.
    Amazon Games Montreal is focused on the development of a new online multiplayer IP, and it's certainly hired talent that has experience in that area, bringing in several people in leadership roles who were previously involved with Ubisoft's immensely popular Rainbow Six...
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  • 2K Games Acquires HookBang Game Division

    2K Games Acquires HookBang Game Division

    24 days ago - By Video Games Blogger

    2K announced the Company has acquired HookBang, Austin-based video game division that will become part of Visual Concepts, the distinguished, wholly-owned studio and developer of the iconic NBA 2K video game franchise. Financial terms were not disclosed. The acquired team, under the new name of Visual Concepts Austin, will join the developer's family of current...
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  • THQ Nordic's New Ashborne Games Studio Working on a New Strategy/RPG IP

    24 days ago - By Video Games Blogger

    THQ Nordic has announced the establishment of Ashborne Games, its newest studio based in Brno, Czech Republic. It is currently working on a new historical strategy / RPG intellectual property, while simultaneously supporting Comanche in its Early Access phase. The studio consists of veteran game developers whose portfolios include the Mafia franchise, the ArmA: Armed...
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  • Amazon Games Establishes Montreal. Developing New Online Multiplayer IP

    24 days ago - By Video Games Blogger

    Amazon Games today announced it has opened a new game development studio in Montreal, Canada. The Montreal studio, which joins Amazon Games development studios in Seattle, Orange County, and San Diego, will focus on creating original AAA games. Amazon Games is actively hiring to build out the talented team, with a variety of roles opening...
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