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  gamigo is partnering up with Canadian developer BKOM Studios
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03/02/2021
 


[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource Games Press.]

The publisher gamigo group and BKOM are working on a new title, set to be released this summer.

Hamburg, March 2, 2021 – gamigo and BKOM Studios are teaming up to bring a new turn-based mobile strategy experience to their players this year. The studio develops state-of-the-art games and interactive experiences for prestigious names in the Games and Entertainment Industry. More than 100 people work in their studios located in Quebec City, Canada, and Los Angeles, USA.
 

“We were looking for a publishing partner that knew the genre and the target audience really well. The team at gamigo immediately saw the potential behind our unique game concept and since day one, the collaboration has been fluid and very productive. A true partnership that we feel will fuel this title’s success!", explains Frederic Martin, CEO of BKOM Studios.
 

Over the past years, gamigo group has established itself as one of the leading publishers of online and mobile games in Europe and North America. In addition to gamigo AG, the group includes multiple subsidiaries including WildTangent, a provider of thousands of casual games, Aeria Games und Verve. The company strives for organic growth but also takes a M&A approach and has made over 30 acquisitions, including titles since 2013.
 

The group has acquired worldwide publishing rights for this upcoming game, enabling gamigo to expand their presence in the mobile gaming market. Andreas Weidenhaupt, COO of gamigo says, "We are always working on diversifying our portfolio and in BKOM we've found a passionate studio that produces outstanding games. We quickly realized the potential of their latest project and want to bring this novel experience to a global audience. We're looking forward to a successful partnership and expanding on our mobile publishing segment."
 

More information about the new title will follow in the weeks ahead.

About gamigo group

 

The gamigo group is one of the leading publishers of online and mobile games in Europe and North America. The company’s diverse game portfolio includes free-to-play titles such as ArcheAge, RIFT, Trove, Defiance 2050 and Aura Kingdom, as well as the recently launched buy-to-play game ArcheAge: Unchained. Counting more than 400 employees, gamigo is one of the largest german companies in the gaming industry. Besides its 5 german locations in Hamburg (HQ), Berlin, Cologne, Münster and Darmstadt, the gamigo group also has branches in Warsaw (Poland), Istanbul (Turkey), New York, Redwood City, Austin, Bellevue (US), and Seoul (South Korea). In addition to gamigo AG, the group includes the subsidiaries WildTangent, Aeria Games, adspree media, and Mediakraft Networks as well as the brands GameSpree, Infernum, Intenium, Looki, and Poged. The company strives to grow not only organically, but also through acquisitions. Since 2013, it has made more than 25 acquisitions, including titles, gaming and technology companies as well as individual game assets.