NetEase Games revealed that it made an acquisition of a minority stake of Rebel Wolves.
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NetEase Games Acquires Minority Share of Rebel Wolves
Rebel Wolves, a Polish studio founded by former CD Projekt Red developers in February 2022, has secured a strategic investment from NetEase Games.
In addition, NetEase Games acquired a minority stake in the studio. Rebel Wolves will remain operationally independent and retain full creative control and ownership of its intellectual property.
Rebel Wolves is currently developing a dark fantasy RPG with a focus on storytelling and accommodating player choice.
We are thrilled to welcome NetEase Games as our new shareholder and partner. Having one of the leading global gaming companies get behind our vision is a huge confidence boost and validation for the entire team at Rebel Wolves.
The funding provided by NetEase was the last missing piece needed to go full speed ahead. With the resources available to build a world-class AAA game, we can now focus on what matters most: development.Konrad Tomaszkiewicz, Co-Founder, CEO, and Game Director of Rebel Wolves
It’s rare to have the opportunity to work with an all-star team from the very beginning of their journey. Everyone at NetEase Games has been an admirer of the Rebel Wolves team and their previous work.
We quickly discovered a shared passion for making great games and their long-term vision to create a sustainable and creative studio aligned with our strategy to incubate talented creators who are passionate about games.
We look forward to a fruitful collaboration with Rebel Wolves and can’t wait to see how the team will leverage their vast experience to create more immersive games enjoyed by fans around the world.Simon Zhu, President of Global Partnerships and Investments at NetEase Games