Newsbrief: The movie, comedian, and normal leisure firm Skybound Entertainment has introduced that it’s stepping into the world of indie game publishing.
The firm has introduced the formation of Skybound Games which, below the management of 505 Games co-founder Ian Howe, goals to offer publishing companies and multimedia alternatives to unbiased game builders.
The new firm has already picked up Hinterland’s The Long Dark and Monomi Park’s Slime Rancher, and is supporting a bodily retail launch for each titles as a part of the partnership.
In a press release, Howe additionally notes that along with offering conventional publishing companies, the corporate goals to make use of Skybound’s sources to assist builders develop their very own properties into different types of media as effectively.
“Partnering with David Alpert, Robert Kirkman, and the remainder of the Skybound group is the proper residence for a brand new video video games publishing enterprise, given their continued dedication to creators in all types of media,” stated Howe. “The firm we’re constructing won’t solely present a full vary of publishing companies however may also provide alternatives for game creators to develop their mental properties into different types of media by way of Skybound’s current relationships.”