Complete acquisition of Fishlabs by Koch Media
German digital entertainment products provider Koch Media has completed a deal for the acquisition of mobile games developer Fishlabs.
According to the GamingBolt.com website, Koch has acquired Fishlabs’ development studio, all assets and brands as well as its Abyss engine.
Koch also confirmed that the Fishlab’s Hamburg office will remain open, with the firm's 52 employees being retained.
“The mobile gaming market is strategically important to Koch Media,” Koch Media’s managing director, Klemens Kundratitz, said.
“These days, games are played anytime and anywhere, both at home and on the go. The know-how and brands which Fishlabs brings along give us the expertise required in order to establish ourselves in this exciting field for the long-term.”
Koch also owns video games developer Deep Silver, publisher of titles such as Dead Island and Saints Row IV.