Embracer Group subsidiary Amplifier Game Invest, previously known as Goodbye Kansas Game Invest, has announced the establishment of River End Games, a new game development studio based in Gothenburg, Sweden, and led by Anders Hejdenberg and Karl Brostrom. Embracer Group is the parent company of THQ Nordic.
River End Games begins operation with a team of six experienced developers with an average industry experience of 18 years. The studio’s first title, an original intellectual property “with a deep narrative and exquisite visual design,” is already “well underway.”
In a press release, Amplifier Game Invest CEO Per-Arne Lundberg said, “At Amplifier Game Invest, we saw an opportunity to build an exceptional team and to found a new ambitious studio in Gothenburg, Sweden. We approached Anders Hejdenberg and Karl Brostrom and they were both thrilled at the opportunity.”