Koch Media have promised a ‘bright new future’ for both Saints Row and Metro after purchasing the assets from THQ.
In a statement to VG24/7, CEO of Koch Media Dr. Klemens Kundratitz stated:
“Koch Media welcomes the addition of these magnificent franchises to the Koch Media family of entertainment properties. With more than 200 games on notable platforms globally, and its proven success creating renowned franchises like Dead Island, Deep Silver is perfectly positioned to lead these brands into the next generation of interactive entertainment for fans around the world.”
Menno van der Bil, international commercial director at Deep Silver added the following:
“Deep Silver already has a track record for out-of-the-ordinary games, including the immensely successful Dead Island brand. Both the Saints Row and the Metro franchises perfectly fit into our future lineup and strategy. We’re really excited to lead these well-respected licenses into a bright new future. We also welcome the legendary development studio Volition to the Koch Media/Deep Silver group.”
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