We learned yesterday that THQ Nordic, through its parent company Embracer Group, has bought Gearbox, the software house in Borderlands, but also from Battleborn and Brothers in Arms. One thing, however, will not change relations Between Randy Pitchford’s studio 2K games, Especially with respect to Borderlands All future projects are under implementation.
In fact, yesterday’s news questioned whether this acquisition will somehow change the agreements between Gearbox and one of its reference publishers, or 2K Games. In fact, the two companies teamed up on products like Borderlands and Battleborn, but also the historic Duke Nukem license in Gearbox’s hand. But it is clear to them The cooperation is very solid It is destined to last for a long time. In fact, the two companies also have mysterious new ventures in the works.
However, it appears that the acquisition will not change anything from the existing agreements. “As the publisher of Borderlands, we are delighted to our Gearbox partners and this exciting new chapter for their company. The merger does not change 2K’s relationship with Gearbox, our role as editor of Borderlands, or the other projects we are currently working on with the studio. We cannot wait to continue our lives partnership Long term with this incredibly talented team and create new and exciting entertainment experiences with them to present to fans around the world.. “
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