With the boom the video game has seen for a little over a year and the investments going on in the industry, as featured in a fascinating article in the New York Times published a few days ago, some companies from other horizons are seriously considering it.
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Dark Horse Comics announced the opening of Dark Horse Games, its digital games and entertainment division
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Founded in 1986 by Mike Richardson and Base Milwaukie, the company had time to build a portfolio as solid as diamonds. Hellboy, Sin City, 300, The Mask, Aliens vs. Predator or Umbrella academy are among the 425 mental qualities that are likely to be adjusted. And it shouldn’t be long, Lee claims we’ll be seeing an AAA game starring a Dark Horse hero from early 2022.
A few days ago it was Netflix, the glove of video-on-demand, that, after discovering a job offer, confirmed that it was seriously positioning itself in the video game. There is always room as long as quality is part of it.