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Saudi Arabian prince invests $1 billion into Embracer Group

Embracer Group gets a huge $1 billion investment from Saudi Arabia's Public Investment Fund, will use proceeds for acquisitions.

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NFTs weren't the main reason Square Enix sold to Embracer Group

NFTs and blockchain were not the primary reasons that Square Enix sold Tomb Raider and Deus Ex among others for $300 million.

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Avengers, Guardians of the Galaxy are included in Embracer buyout

Embracer Group CEO Lars Wingefors confirms all of Crystal Dynamics and Eidos Montreal's big games are included in the deal.

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Analysis: Why Square Enix sold its Western division to Embracer Group

Square Enix is officially selling all of its game development studios in the West for $300 million, and here's why they did it.

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Eidos Montreal has multiple games in development using Unreal Engine 5

Eidos Montreal studio head David Anfossi confirms that multiple new projects are in development that all use Unreal Engine 5.

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Embracer has 230 games in development, but only 13% of them are AAA

Following its $300 million buyout of Crystal Dynamics, Eidos, and Square Enix Montreal, Embracer will have 230+ games in dev.

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Gearbox acquires new studio to work on Borderlands 4 and a fresh IP

Borderlands developer Gearbox has made its first major studio acquisition of 250-person indie dev team Lost Boys Interactive.

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KOTOR remake dev Aspyr to acquire Baldur's Gate developer Beamdog

Knights of the Old Republic remake developer Aspyr Media has acquired Beamdog, the team behind RPG ports like Baldur's Gate.

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Embracer CEO: If you make 200 games like we do, there's less risk

Embracer Group CEO Lars Wingefors concisely summarizes the company's widespread business model while promising more strategic M&A.

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Embracer Group is prepared to donate up to $5 million to Ukraine

Embracer Group employs hundreds of devs in Ukraine and plans to donate $5 million to humanitarian aid and relief in the region.

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Embracer has made 71 acquisitions, has $851 million for more buyouts

The Embracer Group has made 71 acquisitions, buyouts, and purchases from 2016 - 2021, plans to secure $851 million for more M&A.

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Borderlands 3 sales hit 15 million, franchise sales at 74 million

Borderlands 3 has sold more than 15 million units worldwide, pushing total Borderlands franchise unit sales past 74 million.

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Hot Wheels Unleashed broke even on second day of sales, Milestone says

Hot Wheels Unleashed is one of the most successful games in Embracer's Q3 period with over 1 million copies sold in the period.

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Embracer Group now has 271 IPs and franchises across 88 studios

The Embracer Group now owns and licenses 271 IPs and franchises across a huge array of 88 internal game development studios.

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Embracer gives coy update on Dead Island 2 release date

Is Dead Island 2 coming out in 2023? Or will it be pushed back until 2024 or later? Embracer Group delivers a coy answer.

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Embracer has an incredible 216 games in development

The Embracer Group has an astounding 216 video game projects in development, and plans to release 25 games by March 2026.

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Embracer Group's most important new acquisition isn't a game developer

Embracer Group's most important new gaming acquisition isn't an actual video games developer, but a tool-maker for games.

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Embracer Group's empire now has everything that nerds love

Embracer Group's mass multimedia empire now includes everything that nerds love: Comic books, card/board games, and video games.

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Embracer secures Tiburon Entertainment founders with latest buyout

Embracer Group's latest buyout secures two old-school founders of Tiburon Entertainment, whose influence goes back to the 90s.

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Embracer buys Perfect World, makers of Star Trek Online, Neverwinter

The Embracer Group folds online MMORPG makers Perfect World Entertainment into its massive multimedia empire for $125 million.

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Embracer to buy Ticket to Ride board game maker Asmodee for $3 billion

Embracer Group wants to buy Asmodee, one of the biggest card and board game companies on the market for a staggering $3 billion.

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Embracer Group will release 25 new AAA games by 2026

Embracer Group will release 26 new AAA games by March 2026 across all of its publishers, developers, and 82 worldwide studios.

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Saints Row reboot delayed to August to make the game 'f*cking awesome'

Volition has delayed the new Saints Row reboot roughly six months after its original release date, now launches in August 2022.

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Aspyr has 'one significant project' in dev, likely KOTOR remake

Embracer Group CEO Lars Wingefors confirms Aspyr has a big project with 'significant investment' in dev, and it's likely KOTOR.

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Gearbox aggressively investing in new games like Borderlands 4

Gearbox is 'investing aggressively' into new projects including Borderlands 4, indies, and new Tiny Tina's Wonderlands spinoff.

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Biomutant is a profitable game with 1 million sales

Biomutant is a big success for Embracer Group with 1 million sales making the game profitable and helping push high Q1 revenues.

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Embracer Group buys Duke Nukem developer 3D Realms

Embracer Group goes on a new buyout spree and acquires eight new studios including old-school Duke Nukem 3D dev 3D Realms.

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Embracer is paying Sony, Microsoft, Steam more than it spends on games

Embracer Group is spending more on commissions to Steam/Sony etc. than it is on game development, promises to challenge 30% cut.

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Gearbox's new IP will release by April 2022 with 2K Games publishing

Take-Two Interactive confirms its 2K Games label will publish a new Gearbox title in its FY2022 period, which ends March 2022.

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Randy Pitchford confirms Borderlands 4: 'We're working on the big one'

Gearbox CEO Randy Pitchford basically confirms Borderlands 4 is in development, says internal teams are 'working on the big one'

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Valheim publisher Coffee Stain: New games won't be heavily monetized

Valheim publisher Coffee Stain plans to keep its future games at a $20 price target without major monetization or mTX options.

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PS5's Godfall listed for PlayStation 4 as 6-month exclusivity ends

PlayStation 5 exclusive Godfall has been rated by PEGI for PlayStation 4, six months after releasing on next-gen hardware.

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Gearbox CEO Randy Pitchford teases new IP after Embracer merger

With the backing of one of the biggest names in gaming, Gearbox CEO teases new projects and expansion: 'This is just the start'

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Embracer (THQ Nordic) raises $860 million to fund acquisitions

Embracer (formerly THQ Nordic) raises a whopping $890 million to help fund new games, acquisitions, and publishing deals.

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Dead Island 2 may skip current-gen as PS5, Series X, and PC exclusive

There's two possibilities: Dead Island 2 is a next-gen PS5/Series X exclusive, or Dambuster is working on another new game.

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Embracer aka THQ Nordic now owns 244 IPs including Borderlands

Embracer Group's big three-studio buyout today pushed their IP ownership all the way to 244 franchises across 137 studios.

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THQ Nordic buys Gearbox for $363 million with $1 billion bonus clause

Gearbox is now owned by The Embracer Group (aka THQ Nordic), and the developer-publisher gets its own operating unit label.

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THQ Nordic (The Embracer Group) now owns 214 game IPs and franchises

THQ Nordic aka the Embracer Group now owns a massive collection of 214 game IPs and franchises, including Shadow Warrior.

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THQ Nordic is now one of the most diversified companies in gaming

THQ Nordic expands diversification into VR with new Vertigo Games acquisition making it one of the most balanced games companies.

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THQ Nordic reports record $174 million in Q2 game sales, up 153%

Embracer Group (aka THQ Nordic) reports strongest quarterly revenues due to digital game sales surges, driving sales up 153%

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Saber Interactive working on 15 new projects including new Metro game

Saber Interactive is working on 15 new projects for The Embracer Group, including a new MP-driven Metro game with 4A Games.

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THQ Nordic now owns 190 IPs, employs 3,400 game devs across 98 studios

THQ Nordic now owns almost 200 IPs, from Metro and Dead Island to Kingdoms of Amalur, and has an astronomical 133 projects in dev.

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Saints Row V, Dead Island 2 may release in 2020, THQ financials hint

THQ Nordic expects new games to hit a record 1.4 billion SEK this year, hintin big games are on the way. What could they be?

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THQ Nordic currently has 133 games in development, 79 are unannounced

THQ Nordic currently has 133 games in development, and 59% of them, or 79 games, are unannounced projects across its dev teams.

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Earnings calendar for EA, Microsoft, Sony, Nintendo and more

As developers and publishers start ramping up next-gen PS5 & Xbox Series X projects, earnings calls are more important than ever.

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THQ Nordic raises $161 million for new studio and IP acquisitions

Embracer Group has a big watchlist of IPs and studios it wants to buy, and just raised over $100 million to help fund these acquisitions.

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THQ Nordic label earnings up 51% on strong game sales

The Embracer Group (formerly THQ Nordic) spends big on new games and IPs on strong annual earnings.

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THQ Nordic's IP rights depreciation costs up 90% to $36 million

The Embracer Group (formerly THQ Nordic) is spending a lot more on game development and IP rights depreciation.

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2019's top-earning video game companies: Sony conquers the charts

How do gaming's top billion-dollar titans compare to one another? Let's take a closer look.

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Saints Row V delayed to 2021-2022, Dead Island 2 possibly delayed too

THQ Nordic confirms it won't release a major AAA game this fiscal year.

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