Ambrella, the Japanese studio behind quite a few spin-off Pokémon titles, has been absolutely acquired by Creatures Inc., it has been confirmed.
Pokémon followers will know Ambrella for its work on the Pokémon Rumble sequence, GameCube’s Pokémon Channel, and N64’s Hey You, Pikachu! amongst different titles within the franchise, however 2019’s Pokémon Rumble Rush shall be its final recreation. The acquisition really happened in direction of the top of final 12 months; an official announcement states that Creatures will acquire all property rights of Ambrella’s work and that the studio shall be dissolved because of this.
Creatures is a improvement studio which has at all times been intently linked to The Pokémon Firm, based by Pokémon president Tsunekazu Ishihara and then-president of HAL Laboratory, Satoru Iwata. Creatures has developed quite a few Pokémon titles over time, in addition to the Pokémon Buying and selling Card Recreation.
It is at present unclear how the acquisition will have an effect on the way forward for the Pokémon Rumble sequence, which noticed 5 video games launch over the course of a decade from 2009 – 2019. The final entry, the always-online Pokémon Rumble Rush, was really shut down final summer time.