Well we didn’t see this one coming but well done to Chris Taylor as Wargaming has acquired Gas Powered Games.
Wargaming is take full ownership of Gas powered Games bringing into its fold a contingent of veteran developers, including CEO and company founder Chris Taylor.
The surprise announcement follows Wargaming’s recent acquisition Chicago-based Day 1 Studios.
“Gas Powered Games’ heritage and development pedigree shows us just how valuable an addition Chris and his company will make to the Wargaming family,” said Victor Kislyi, CEO of Wargaming. “Gas Powered Games has a long track record of providing incredibly engaging AAA gaming experiences and we can’t wait to start working with them.”
“Wargaming growth in recent years has been tremendous, and we’re looking forward to joining one of the fastest growing gaming companies in the world,” added Chris Taylor, CEO of Gas Powered Games. “I’m sure our experience and expertise will help us contribute even more to Wargaming’s global success.”
Fantastic news for Gas Powered Games and perhaps Wildman will now see the light of day but we’ll have to wait and see what Wargaming has planned for the studio.