Nathan Vella, co-founder of Capybara Games, has announced that he has left the company to join the structure of Annapurna Interactive, where he becomes one of the members of the board of directors.
Excited to finally share my new digs! After 15 years at Capy, I joined Annapurna Interactive 6 months ago. Now I get to help some of my fav studios (and good friends) make amazing things & get them in front of people everywhere. Thanks to the lovely @AIcrew for welcoming me. pic.twitter.com/wH2dwZD7x4– Nathan Vella (@nathanvelllllla) May 7, 2020
Although the announcement has occurred now, Vella left Capybara Games about six months ago to join Annapurna Interactive. "Annapurna Interactive has quickly become one of the top publishers and I doubt that I will find a better combination of video game skills and love. I am excited to contribute my expertise to help these creatives make the best video games possible."
Annapurna has published titles like Outer Wilds, Florence or What Remains of Edith Finch. His next release is
Capybara Games, meanwhile, has created the games Below or Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery. Vella was not only one of the founding members, but has also been the CEO of the company.
Vella considers that her old company is "in a magnificent position today; I'm sure the best is yet to come. "
The truth is that the last launch of Capybara was Below in 2018, a game that was about five years in development. At the end of last year they published Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery