Take-Two announced that they have acquired OlliOlli World developer Roll7 through their publishing house Private Division.
According to Roll7 co-CEO, Simon Bennett, this acquisition will “enhance our innovation and reach for OlliOlli’s World. In addition, as part of the Private Division, the indie developer is looking to achieve its ambition of becoming a “global renowned video game developer”.
Roll7 is currently working on their latest entry to the OlliOlli franchise, OlliOlli World, which is slated to release this winter. The latest entry in the series takes the franchise into a new dimension with a 2.5D perspective to catch up and perfect your way.
Besides OlliOlli World, the indie developer also has “unannounced projects in development” that Private Sector will currently support. This will allow them to continue to create “featured” flow state gaming experiences that showcase their distinctive style and ability to achieve critical and commercial success. “
Roll7’s previous games have been published by Digital Devolver recently became a publicly traded company, allowing them to continue working with developers large and small to maintain their position as “your sixth favorite game publisher”.
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