Orthrus Studios shuts down

Originally published on GamesIndustry.biz by Jeffrey Rousseau

Distant Kingdoms development team is completely laid off

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Distant Kingdoms developer Orthrus Studios announced that its officially shut down.

Last week, studio founder Oliver Smith shared the news via LinkedIn that the entire team of 10, himself included, was made redundant.

“We worked our hardest on Distant Kingdoms, but sometimes the work and a good product just aren’t enough,” said Smith.

“I am incredibly grateful to the people who helped make this 4.5 year dream a reality, and my colleagues are all INCREDIBLY talented people, some of whom I firmly believe are the next great minds of game development.”

In May, the team

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