Koch Media issues statement on THQ acquisitions

Koch Media purchased THQ in-house developer Volition along with the Saints Row and Metro IPs at yesterday's assets auction.

The lesser known publisher has issued a statement on their new properties. Koch Media CEO Dr. Klemens Kundratitz stated;
“Koch Media welcomes the addition of these magnificent franchises to the Koch Media family of entertainment properties.

“With more than 200 games on notable platforms globally, and its proven success creating renowned franchises like Dead Island, Deep Silver is perfectly positioned to lead these brands into the next generation of interactive entertainment for fans around the world."
Deep Silver International Commercial Director Menno van der Bil added;
“Deep Silver already has a track record for out-of-the-ordinary games, including the immensely successful Dead Island brand. Both the Saints Row and the Metro franchises perfectly fit into our future lineup and strategy.

“We’re really excited to lead these well-respected licenses into a bright new future. We also welcome the legendary development studio Volition to the Koch Media/Deep Silver group.”
Koch Media spent nearly $30M in total for their new acquisitions.