Austin-based indie developer Twisted Pixel, creators of Splosion Man and The Gunstringer, has been acquired by Microsoft Studios. The studio joins Rare and Lionheart as part of the extended MS family, and will now be focusing on expanding and improving the 360 and Kinect library.
“It is really exciting for us to solidify our long-standing relationship with Microsoft Studios, who we consider to be the leader in digital distribution and creating new innovations in gaming like Xbox LIVE and Kinect,” said Michael Wilford, co-founder and chief executive officer of Twisted Pixel. “As part of the family of Microsoft Studios we look forward to bringing even bigger and richer experiences to Xbox and Twisted Pixel fans around the world.”
Official Site: TwistedPixelGames.com