Koch Media Group has extended their partnership with Kalypso Media, both companies are will work together for a global physical publishing agreement. With the new deal will be adding new markets and channels. The previous agreement allowed both companies to operate in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, France, Belgium, Netherlands and Luxemburg. Now Koch Media Group will be responsible for all sales and retail marketing activities across EMEA region, Southeast Asia, Australia and New Zealand, as well as the Americas.
Kalypso Media is an independent studio with a focus on producing strategy based games, titles like Tropico 6, Railway Empire and Commando 2. HD Remaster has already seen a Nintendo Switch release. Smaller titles like Dungeons 3, Spacebase Startopia and Port Royale 4 will surely benefit from a larger audience.
“We are delighted to extend our partnership with Kalypso. Their rich and deep games line-up as well as the overall product quality of their games are a welcome addition to our retail offering across all our markets and territories. This wide-reaching and long-term business partnership leverages Koch Media`s strength and leading position in global partner publishing. All our teams are excited and looking forward to support the strong games from Kalypso with all our expertise”, states Dr. Klemens Kundratitz, CEO at Koch Media GmbH.
Simon Hellwig, founder and CEO of the Kalypso Media Group GmbH, adds: “Working with Koch Media has been beneficial for both businesses for more than 10 years now and the amicable partnership between the companies will be further strengthened with our most advanced cooperation to date. The increased scope in terms of territories, number of products and platforms is a good indicator of how much Kalypso Media has grown in recent years. This new distribution agreement will allow us to focus even more on the development and publishing of great strategy and simulation games thanks to Koch Media’s expertise in all relevant physical retail channels.”