“Amazon Games is committed to offering our customers the most engaging gaming experiences through our own in-house development teams as well as the best external development studies in the world,” said Christoph Hartmann, Amazon Games Vice President. “Smilegate has a simple path in creating amazing games that players love, created to offer years of fun, exactly the kind of online games, live and growing, that we want to offer our customers.”
“Smilegate RPG and Amazon Games will combine their respective experiences to present one of our AAA games to Western gamers,” said Chi Won Gil, CEO of Smilegate RPG. “Amazon Games is in a unique position as an editor to reach completely new audiences through its deep engagement with customers and resources and delivery channels for sustainable gaming, including Twitch, Prime Gaming, AWS and more.”
Amazon Games management team includes experienced developers and publishers who have helped deliver some of the world’s most popular games. In addition to their release agreement with Smilegate RPG, Amazon Games develops internally New world PC MMO, launched in the spring of 2021, the online multiplayer shooter Digel an original online AAA title based on literary works from Lord of the Rings. and several unannounced projects.
We will pay attention to the details from Amazon’s side to see what it is.