Per-Arne Lundberg, CEO Amplifier Game Invest said: “Silent Games embodies the kind of company we love to support. Highly creative game developers with a strong production background, fueled by passion and engagement, while remaining firmly connected with the local game development community allows us to commit fully to this venture”.
The team plans to build a series of games in a Universe of their own making, ideally suited for a long-lasting franchise, with the first game planned for a 2023 release.
The aim to allow players to unearth deep secrets of an ancient civilization while unraveling the strong narrative of the present.
Sally Blake, CEO & Co-founder, Silent Games said: “We are incredibly excited for the opportunity to work with Amplifier and the Embracer group building our brand new IP for PC and Console from the ground up.
“Our long-term partnership will allow for significant growth in Silent Games, and enable us to create a studio that is focused on securing and developing talent in the region for many years to come”.
Silent Games joins the ranks of eight other wholly or majority owned game development studios already part of the Amplifier group.
Full transaction terms were not disclosed.