Rebellion have announced they have acquired the portfolio and brand of The Bitmap Brothers.
The Bitmap Brothers were a famous U.K. based studio that lasted from 1987-2006. Some games they developed include Gods, Xenon, Cadaver, and Speedball.
Jason Kingsley, co-founder and CEO of Rebellion, said in the press release:
“We’re delighted with the addition of The Bitmap Brothers to the ever-growing Rebellion portfolio. The Bitmap Brothers are renowned for making great games and for bringing gaming into the mainstream with inimitable style. We’ve known Mike Montgomery for many years and we’re honoured by the faith and trust that he has shown in us by passing on the torch. We’ll strive to be vigilant custodians of one of gaming’s great names.”