Skybound Leisure has made a considerable undisclosed funding into Mega Cat Studios.
Mega Cat is at present creating WrestleQuest, an RPG journey that includes a licensed roster of wrestlers that is additionally being revealed by Skybound.
Skybound mentioned its strategic funding within the Pittsburgh-based studio is a part of an ongoing effort to increase its international publishing footprint and collaborate with high expertise.
“Mega Cat Studios is an extremely bold and proficient workforce of sport builders which can be devoted to their craft, reimagining retro-style leisure in thrilling and progressive methods,” mentioned Skybound CEO David Alpert.
“The Mega Cat workforce embody a tradition of fandom, and this intently aligns with our efforts to place followers and creators first. Retro video games ship a large nostalgic component, and after seeing the progress and creativity on WrestleQuest, we’re extraordinarily enthusiastic about working intently on the long run development of the studio.”
MegaCat founder James Deighan mentioned the funding will give the studio larger entry to Skybound properties and publishing assets, permitting it to bolster its artistic course of.
In August final 12 months, Skybound made two key hires to increase its government workforce and develop its sport publishing enterprise.