Kalypso Media/Morphicon deal
Publishing plans made for Hired Guns - The Jagged Edge and Officers - World War II in the UK and assorted other spots.
Bracknell, Berkshire / Munich, 23rd March 2009.
Kalypso Media UK and Morphicon Ltd have today announced that they have signed a publishing agreement for the acclaimed PC games Hired Guns – The Jagged Edge and Officers – World War II. The publishing agreement includes the UK together with Ireland, Benelux, Middle East, Greece, Scandinavia & South Africa.
“We are excited to be able to bring Hired Guns – The Jagged Edge and Officers – World War II to these new territories. It has been a real pleasure to work closely with Morphicon Ltd, another German publisher with whom we have a close and amicable, strategic relationship”, said Charlie Barrett, Director Business Development Kalypso Media UK.
“In Kalypso we have found the ideal partner. We are looking forward to developing our partnership and in doing so bringing synergistic benefits to both companies”, said Nicole Straten, Marketing & Community Manager Morphicon Ltd.
The turn-based strategy game Hired Guns – The Jagged Edge and the real-time strategy game Officers – World War II are due to release in the UK on the 15th May 2009, both at a recommended retail price of £24.99.
About Kalypso Media
Specialising in the publishing of interactive media – primarily computer games - Kalypso Media was founded in summer 2006 by industry veterans Simon Hellwig and Stefan Marcinek. A year later, the sister company Kalypso Media UK Ltd. was opened in England and is now led by Andrew Johnson and Charlie Barrett, two experienced members of the Kalypso Media Group management team.
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