PlayMagic Ltd set up expansion going Public on the Swedish Stock Exchange
Malta Based Development Studio expands its operation
Valletta, Malta – May 8th , 2018 – PlayMagic Ltd, one of the biggest game development studio in the country , is proud to announce the start of the second phase of expansion. The company will both strengthen its base at home as well as expanding its presence overseas.
PlayMagic AB is the new entity created in partnership with Gaming Corps Board (Nasdaq: GCOR), which will trade on the Swedish Stock Exchange with the ultimate goal of expanding the team and create new development opportunities. The goal is for PlayMagic AB (publ) to be listed on the Swedish MTF trading spot within the fourth quarter of 2018.
“This partnership gives us more resources to grow, expand the studio and the business in the upcoming years ” says the PlayMagic CEO and Creative Director Giuseppe Crugliano. “We’re an ambitious studio, and we’ve built ourselves up through clear and effective business strategies, growing from the ground having the privilege to work with great partners. With Gaming Corps next to us, we will continue to pursue that strategy, creating another long term alliance that gives us immediate access to new business opportunities.”
Formed in 2014, PlayMagic Ltd has spent the first four years working on games across Console, Personal Computers, Virtual Reality platforms, and Mobile devices. Under Crugliano’s leadership and his 20 years of experience in the Industry, the company has built its reputation working on Oculus, Apple, Nintendo, Sony and Microsoft platforms developing games based on both original and Licensed IPs from multinationals such Turner Broadcasting, PineWood Studios, Studio Canal and Universal just to name a few.
PlayMagic currently has about 30 talented professionals and has been working with Gaming Corps as a development partner on a GameMill’s project that began in January 2018. PlayMagic already has an existing base in Sweden, with part of its business development team operating from within the country, as well as from the United States.
“We’ve made significant progress since 2014, but our vision for the next few years is even bolder,” adds Crugliano. “We have some exciting new games projects based on triple A IPs in consolidated partnerships to be announced later this year.”
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About PlayMagic Ltd:
PlayMagic Ltd is the second largest Game Development studio of Malta. The company was founded in 2014 and is quickly becoming one of the most interesting entertainment companies in Europe. The team at PlayMagic Ltd has designed and worked on top selling console and PC franchises such Crysis, Hunt Showdown, Condemned, Sonic, Rome Total War, Operation Flashpoint, Colin McRae, The Climb, Lords of the Rings Online and Mobile Games like Forge of The Empire, CMR, F1 Challenge. PlayMagic specializes in working on high profile licenses and creating original IP across a wide range of formats including PC, Console, Mobile and Virtual Reality.
More information about PlayMagic and the ongoing process will be announced via separate press releases. For more information about PlayMagic Ltd visit: http://www.play-magic.net
About Gaming Corps:
Gaming Corps develops computer games (gaming and casino) based on your own POI and well-known international brands. The company’s shares are traded on Nasdaq First North under the ticker GCOR. The company’s Certified Advisor is Remium Nordic AB.