THQ Nordic have announced they have acquired Piranha Bytes. This includes the studio itself and all IP rights.
Michael Ruve, CEO of Piranha Bytes, said in the press release:
“We have a successful and long-standing relationship with THQ Nordic and are very excited to join the group. THQ Nordic has unparalleled experience and capabilities in games development and publishing, and we are convinced they are the perfect partner to support Piranha in taking the studio to the next level. We see a unique opportunity to continue to develop great, memorable and impactful RPG games, now being part of the THQ Nordic family.”
Piranha Bytes behind the Elex, Gothic, and Risen series