They were one of the main promoters of Raw Fury, they made franchises like Just cause by acquiring Avalanche Studios and have now laid their paws MercurySteam, the first study outside of Nordic lands. Nordisk Games it is becoming a name that resonates in Europe.
After an acquisition whose price has not been publicly known, 40% of the Madrid study now belongs to Nordisk Games, as well as games such as Castlevania: Lords of Shadow, Metroid: Samus Returns or the recent Spacelords.
“We welcome Nordisk Games as a new MercurySteam partner. From the first time we crossed paths it was very clear that both companies share the same DNA, ambition and objectives, and we are convinced that we are entering a new era of consolidation and growth for our studio “.
The words of Enric Alvarez, CEO and co-founder of MercurySteam, were thus added to those of the representative of Nordisk Games, which ensured that the Spanish study path speaks for itself and that the new games that are now in development are most promising.
MercurySteam becomes the eighth study to join the portfolio of Nordisk Games, a film company with more than 110 years behind it that recently embarked on the adventure of investing and acquiring studios with some relevance and success in the world of video games.