Embracer Pays $300 Million for Western Square Enix Studios Including Tomb Raider, Deus Ex, Thief, Legacy of Kain & 50 More IPs!

Embracer Pays $300 Million for Western Square Enix Studios

Embracer Group AB (”Embracer”) has entered into an agreement to acquire the development studios Crystal Dynamics, Eidos-Montréal, Square Enix Montréal, and a catalogue of IPs including Tomb Raider, Deus Ex, Thief, Legacy of Kain and more than 50 back-catalogue games from Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd. (“Square Enix Holdings”). In total, the acquisition includes ~1,100 employees across …

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Deus Ex Movie Rights Go To CBS Films

Deus Ex: Human Revolution Adam Jensen screenshot

CBS Films has optioned the rights to a Deus Ex Movie, based on the video game series from publisher Square Enix. CBS Films have announced they will work closely with the Deus Ex: Human Revolution game developer Eidos-Montreal on the big-screen film version. As such, the Deus Ex Movie will revolve around the third installment …

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