Paris-based writer Microids has immediately introduced the opening of a brand new consultant workplace in Berlin, Germany as a part of its enlargement plan.
Set to spearhead offers with publishers and studios in Germany, Austria and Switzerland, the brand new workplace opens as 85 per cent of Microids’ income is reported to have come from outdoors of France.
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The Microids Group made $55 million in income final 12 months, representing development of 60 per cent from 2020 as the corporate has continued to broaden worldwide and bolster its IP catalogue. Two new studios have additionally lately opened in Paris and Lyon.
Microids CEO Stéphane Longeard mentioned: “With the setup of our personal distribution community in France (MDF), the opening of two studios in Paris and Lyon in addition to a minor stake in Osome Studio, these previous two years have been decisive for the Microids Group.
“Over the previous couple of years, Microids additionally opened consultant workplaces in Japan and China (2019 and 2021 respectively), rising our presence in Asia and broadening our catalogue.”
German cell sport developer Chimera Leisure has lately employed Stefan Dieckmann, who has labored positions at Kolibri Video games, Edurino, Luma Arcade and extra, as its new head of growth.
In the meantime, Microids in actual fact already has a consultant in Germany: its VP of gross sales and enterprise growth Julien Renzaho.
“This new entity in Germany will assist us enhance our development in Europe considerably, and we’re very proud to entrust our esteemed collaborator Julien Renzaho for this important job,” Longeard added.
Renzaho commented: “Opening this new workplace in Berlin is a logical step for Microids’ development, because the German talking international locations symbolize our second most essential market in Europe after France.”
A number of cell video games firms have lately opened new workplaces, together with Kwalee’s newest workplace in Almada, Portugal, and Gameloft’s F2P-focused studio in Paris.