A handful of former Zynga staff have broken away to form a new independent studio focusing on mobile free-to-play titles.
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Rock Paper Shotgun has listed the new studios formed by now-defunct Ensemble Studios on one pretty page.It’s a good thing, because we know most people are prone to ADHD, and lists help keep your brain cells organized.Without further ado, here’s the breakdown:Robot Entertainment: Started by Ensemble co-founder Tony Goodman in Texas with 45 other Ensemble […]
Bonfire Studios boss David Rippy, has told GI that Ensemble was “victim of its own success” in the RTS genre.Bonfire was one of the studios to arise from Ensemble’s demise.“With the cost of creating games so high, studios are almost forced to diversify across platforms,” he said.“Aside from the financial risk of sticking to one […]
Bonfire Studios has been announced, the second outfit to emerge from the death of Ensemble. Robot Entertainment was formed earlier this week.The new company’s based in Dallas, Texas, and is working on a “fast, fun and addictive game,” according to its site.“Most of the core team from Ensemble Studios that created Halo Wars is working […]