Embracer acquires Dark Horse, Shiver Entertainment and Spotfilm Networx

Originally published on GamesIndustry.biz by Danielle Partis

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Swedish firm Embracer Group has entered agreements to acquire three more companies in the games space, including entertainment publisher Dark Horse Media.

The deal marks a leap into cross-media for Embracer as it’ll gain access to Dark Horse’s roster of over 300 intellectual properties, as well as its comics publishing and TV production arms.

Dark Horse founder and CEO Mike Richardson will continue to run the company. The terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Embracer subsidiary Saber Interactive has also acquired 100% of the shares in Shiver Entertainment, a Florida-based development studio led by industry vets John Schappert

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