If there is one thing we know for sure, it is that Tencent you decide to invest your money very well. Just a month ago, the company took over Warframe creators for a total of $ 1.3 billion. It has also made purchases and investments in other studios such as Funcom O Yager Development
Now the Chinese company has announced an agreement
In addition, the funds raised through this investment will be used to Dontnod develop new IP independently, both for PC, consoles and mobiles. In the sense of the mobile market, both companies have agreed to cooperate to launch games for mobile devices in the Chinese market, helping Tencent to the study to enter the country.
Oskar Guilbert, President and CEO of DONTNOD, has assessed this announcement as follows:
“We are delighted to welcome Tencent as an investor in Dontnod. This is a true expression of trust from a key leader in online gaming, who is behind a number of success stories and has invested in several industry leading companies. of video games.
Through this partnership, Dontnod is perfectly positioned to take advantage of the various growth drivers in the video game industry, particularly in China and on mobile platforms, in cooperation with an industry leader. Today’s capital increase will allow us to intensify and drive the rollout of our development plan, which aims to get more value from our original creations by publishing more games ourselves. “
In this way, Tencent remains in its little interventionist line. Perform actions similar to these, investing capital, but without demanding a direction from the company where you deposit your money. We will see what games result from this union.