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The Epic Games Store exceeded THQ Nordic's expectations, says CEO
Metro Exodus was a huge launch for publisher Deep Silver's parent company THQ Nordic, and CEO Lars Wingefors now says that the Epic Games Store played a bigger part in that success than he may have previously suggested.
05.23.19 | News | Alissa McAloon | 4 Number of Comments 
THQ Nordic acquires Gothic and Risen developer Piranha Bytes
The deal includes the development studio and all intellectual property rights, which means Gothic, Risen, and new franchise ELEX will now fall under the THQ umbrella. 
05.21.19 | News | Chris Kerr | 1 Number of Comments 
Metro Exodus made back its dev and marketing costs in under 2 months
4A Games' Metro Exodus managed to earn enough to cover both its development and marketing costs by the end of THQ Nordic's Q5.
05.21.19 | News | Alissa McAloon | 3 Number of Comments 
Opinion: After Christchurch - What we owe our game communities
Katherine Cross takes a look at the recent white supremacist terrorist attack in New Zealand, and unpacks what game developers must do to keep extremist views from taking hold in their games' communities.
03.20.19 | News | Katherine Cross |  
THQ Nordic group CEO apologizes for perturbing 8chan AMA
"I have spent the past several days conducting an internal investigation into this matter. I assure you that every member of the organization has learned from this past week??s events."
03.03.19 | News | Chris Kerr | 7 Number of Comments 
THQ Nordic inexplicably hosts AMA in a notorious internet cesspool
THQ Nordic found itself in a public relations predicament after deciding to hold an AMA on notorious internet cesspool 8chan, leaving many game devs confused and upset.
02.25.19 | News | Kris Graft | 11 Number of Comments 
THQ Nordic issues new shares to raise $225 million for future acquisitions
The company issued 11 million new Class B shares, all of which were snapped up by existing investors and newcomers alike.
02.20.19 | News | Chris Kerr |  
THQ Nordic to acquire Kingdom Come: Deliverance dev for $37.5 million
The cash deal will see THQ acquire 100 percent of the shares in Warhorse through Koch, along with all of the intellectual property rights to Kingdom Come
02.12.19 | News | Chris Kerr | 1 Number of Comments 
Darksiders 3 already made back its development and marketing spend
THQ Nordic says that the game led its own sales, which increased to SEK 352 million (~$38 million) for the quarter. The Group as a whole saw its sales increase by 441 percent in that same period.
02.12.19 | News | Alissa McAloon |  
Australian publishing partner 18Point2 acquired by THQ Nordic
"THQ Nordic and Koch Media will through the acquisition access an established platform on an exciting and growing market."
02.12.19 | News | Chris Kerr | 1 Number of Comments 
THQ Nordic CEO 'fully supports' Metro Exodus exclusivity deal
"I firmly believe that Deep Silver and Koch Media have carefully considered the advantages and disadvantages, opportunities and risks in their decision to go solely with Epic Games Store."
01.29.19 | News | Chris Kerr |  
Deep Silver owner THQ Nordic distances itself from Metro Exodus exclusivity deal
THQ Nordic owns both Koch Media and its publishing division Deep Silver, but today explained Metro is still the intellectual property of Koch, and that the exclusivity agreement was its baby.
01.28.19 | News | Chris Kerr | 4 Number of Comments 
THQ Nordic has acquired the rights to Outcast
The action-action-adventure title was originally developed by Belgian studio Appeal, and was first released on PC back in 1999. 
01.09.19 | News | Chris Kerr | 2 Number of Comments 
Carmageddon is the latest property to be acquired by THQ Nordic
THQ Nordic??s acquisition spree still shows no signs of slowing down. The company has picked up the Carmageddon IP from the series?? original developers Stainless Games for an undisclosed sum.
12.02.18 | News | Alissa McAloon |  
THQ Nordic acquires rights to Expeditions franchise
THQ Nordic has acquired the rights to the Expeditions franchise, and has begun work on a third game with series creator Logic Artists.
11.14.18 | News | Chris Kerr |  
Koch Media acquisition driving record sales at THQ Nordic
The company attributed a sizable upswing in net sales to the recent acquisitions of Koch Media and Deep Silver, along with a positive showing from its own game roster. 
11.13.18 | News | Chris Kerr |  
THQ Nordic acquires Coffee Stain and Bugbear Entertainment
THQ Nordic has agreed to acquire Coffee Stain Studios and Bugbear Entertainment in two separate deals. 
11.13.18 | News | Chris Kerr |  
THQ Nordic picks up rights to Alone in the Dark and Act of War
THQ Nordic continues the acquisition spree that recently nabbed the company the rights to games like Kingdoms of Amalur and Timesplitters.
09.18.18 | News | Staff |  
THQ Nordic has acquired the rights to Kingdoms of Amalur
The Swedish publisher seems intent on filling its roster with forlorn fan favorites, having also recently picked up the rights to Timesplitters.
09.05.18 | News | Chris Kerr | 2 Number of Comments 
Let's Sing 2019 heading to PS4, Xbox One, and... the Nintendo Wii?
You'd be forgiven for thinking the Nintendo Wii was dead and buried. After all, the console was discontinued back in 2013, but one publisher seems to think there's life in the old dog yet.
09.02.18 | News | Chris Kerr | 1 Number of Comments 
THQ Nordic team-up brings select Microsoft Studios games to Steam
Microsoft has penned an agreement with THQ Nordic that will see the two companies give five Microsoft Studios-published games both Steam and physical releases.
08.20.18 | News | Alissa McAloon |  
Future perfect: THQ Nordic has acquired the rights to Timesplitters
A Timesplitters revival could be on the cards, with THQ confirming it's secured the rights to develop new titles and re-release the originals.
08.14.18 | News | Chris Kerr | 1 Number of Comments 
THQ Nordic acquires German developer and publisher HandyGames
THQ Nordic has acquired the German developer and publisher HandyGames, noting that it plans to use the new outfit as an international publisher for small and mid-sized developers and projects.
07.08.18 | News | Alissa McAloon |  
THQ Nordic raises $168 million for future acquisitions
SwedishgamepublisherTHQ Nordic announced earlier today that it has raised $168 million in funds to be used to finance future acquisitions.
06.13.18 | News | Emma Kidwell |  
THQ Nordic saw more sales in 3 months than all of 2017, thanks to Koch Media
The Swedish company made more in the last three months than it did in all of 2017, thanks in large part to its recent purchase of Deep Silver (Saint's Row, Dead Island) owner Koch Media.
05.15.18 | News | Alex Wawro |  

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