28 May Frima partners with Kalypso for the development of a new game
We are proud to announce a new partnership with publisher Kalypso Media for the complete development of a multiplatform game on PC and upcoming consoles. Our first next-generation title will deliver an epic experience with a level of narrative unlike anything in its genre. More will be officially announced by Kalypso Media soon.
Christian Daigle, President, and CEO of Frima are thrilled with this new partnership: “Kalypso is an independent developer, marketer, and publisher recognized for the quality of its achievements and it is an honor for us to work with them!”. This agreement is a significant milestone in Frima’s evolution and consolidates the organization’s overall strategy. He adds that “this is one of the most important mandates for the studio and we are already feeling the energy associated with this collaboration”.
For his part, Kalypso underlines that he was seduced by the creativity of the dedicated team at Frima. Wolfgang Duhr, Publishing Director, explains: “We can feel the years of experience of this company that exceeds our expectations by focusing on bold ideas and the quality of what they deliver”.
Frima is also expanding, fully functional in remote work despite the Covid-19 pandemic. Several key positions have recently been posted on the website and recruiters are working hard to integrate new team members.
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About the Kalypso Media Group
Kalypso Media Group GmbH is a fully independent publisher, developer and marketer of interactive entertainment software with 100 employees in 8 locations in Germany, England and the United States, including Kasedo Games, Kalypso Media’s digital-first label, and three development studios – Realmforge Studios (Munich), Gaming Minds Studios (Gütersloh) and Claymore Game Studios (Darmstadt).
Specializing in developing strategy games for a global audience on all modern platforms, Kalypso Media’s IP portfolio includes the full rights to the Tropico series, Commandos, Port Royale, Dungeons, Sudden Strike, and Railway Empire. Kalypso Media’s recent releases are Commandos 2 – HD Remaster and Praetorians – HD Remaster. Upcoming releases include Railway Empire – Nintendo Switch™ Edition, Immortal Realms: Vampire Wars, Spacebase Startopia, and Port Royale 4. Kasedo Games’ upcoming titles include Filament, Distant Kingdoms, and console versions of Warhammer 40,000: Mechanicus. More information about the Kalypso Media Group is available at www.kalypsomedia.com.