Subsequent Stage Video games is the studio that introduced followers Luigi’s Mansion Three and right now, Nintendo has introduced that they’ve formally acquired the Canadian firm.
The acquisition was made to completely transition Subsequent Stage Video games right into a first-party studio in an official capability. With Subsequent Stage’s previous historical past tied to the Nintendo title like Luigi’s Mansion 3, Metroid Prime: Federation Drive, and extra, this acquisition makes good sense.
“NLG’s shares are presently held solely by its owner-directors and staff,” reads the official assertion relating to the acquisition. “A lot of owner-directors not too long ago decided that the time is true for them to promote their shares, and NLG subsequently started exploring potential sale transactions. Completion of the Acquisition will serve to safe the supply of NLG growth assets for Nintendo, together with growth experience, in addition to facilitate an anticipated enchancment in growth pace and high quality by enabling nearer communication and trade of employees with the Nintendo growth workforce.”
Whereas the acquisition is official, the acquisition itself will not be closed till March 1 of this yr. It will likely be fascinating to see what this extra standardized transfer will imply for the workforce relating to future initiatives for the ever-growing and strong Nintendo Swap library.
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[Source: Nintendo, via Destructoid]