Fall Guys Developer Mediatonic Joins Epic Video games


Epic Video games has acquired Fall Guys developer Mediatonic and Tonic Video games Group. Epic clarifies that the Fall Guys expertise isn’t altering in any respect. The truth is, if something, it’s increasing within the coming months, with Xbox and Swap variations set to hitch the PC and PlayStation variations of the sport.

Mediatonic shared the information accompanied by probably the most horrifying gif of a stretched Fall Man dancing a Fortnite dance. On the time of writing, the weblog submit from Mediatonic seems to return an error, however the announcement from Epic’s aspect will be considered in full.

Tonic Video games Group CEO Dave Bailey stated “At Tonic Video games Group we frequently say that ‘everybody deserves a sport that feels prefer it was made for them.’ With Epic, we really feel like we’ve got discovered a house that was made for us. They share our mission to construct and assist video games which have a constructive affect, empower others and stand the take a look at of time and we couldn’t be extra excited to be becoming a member of forces with their group.”

Co-Founder Paul Croft sees a whole lot of potential in becoming a member of with Epic. “Past the shared imaginative and prescient amongst our groups, we see super potential in combining forces with Epic,” he stated. “Whether or not it’s about making our personal video games the very best they are often or empowering different sport builders to take their content material from a kernel of an concept to industrial success, we all know that collectively we will attain better heights.”

Epic Video games CEO Tim Sweeney stated the acquisition is a part of cultivating a gaggle of developer to assist develop the metaverse that Epic is creating. “It’s no secret that Epic is invested in constructing the metaverse and Tonic Video games shares this objective. As Epic works to construct this digital future, we want nice inventive expertise who know methods to construct highly effective video games, content material, and experiences.”

The acquisition injects an enormous quantity of funding into Fall Guys continued growth. Fall Guys has already seen mountainous success with quite a few crossovers, however being a part of the Epic household—the identical firm cultivating all of these Fortnite crossovers—we will anticipate to see these ramp up in Fall Guys much more sooner or later. Time will inform what else this implies for each firms.

[Supply: Epic, Mediatonic]

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