On February 14th, it was announced that Focus Entertainment had acquired Leikir Studio. According to Focus Entertainment, this acquisition will provide the company with several new art directions including stylized 3D, pixel, and 2D art. Additionally, Dotemu, a partner of Leikir Studio and a subsidiary of Focus, will be responsible for publishing Leikir’s upcoming game Metal Slug Tactics, which is set to be released later this year.
“We are happy to join the Focus Group because it is an important step for the growth of our studio,” said Leikir Studio’s founder, Aurelien Loos. “This acquisition validates our multi-production strategy and will allow us to reach new qualitative and creative heights. This is a great recognition for the work accomplished by our teams over the past several years.”
Leikir Studio is a France-based video game developer. The organization is most famous for creating titles like Rogue Lords and the upcoming Metal Slug Tactics game.