Take-Two creates a new Studio
12/17/2007 8:36:00 AM
Take-Two Interactive announced today that they have created the new development studio, 2K Marin under the 2K Publishing label. Nothing concrete was announced for the studio, other than it will be located in Novato, CA and developed original material as well as assist other 2K Studios. See the release after the jump for complete details:
Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. Announces Formation of 2K Marin
New Northern California based development studio to focus on creating original, industry-leading intellectual property
New York, NY - December 17, 2007 - Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTWO) today announced the formation of 2K Marin, a new development studio under its 2K publishing label. Located in Novato, California, 2K Marin will develop original intellectual property, as well as co-develop products with other 2K studios around the world. "We're focused on continuing to bring new brands and cutting-edge gameplay to market with the creation of the 2K Marin studio," said Christoph Hartmann, President of 2K. "2K Marin will build upon our success in creating and leveraging AAA franchises."
2K Marin is the newest studio to join 2K's outstanding group of development studios located in Asia, Europe, Australia and North America.
For more information, visit the 2K Games website at www.2kgames.com.
About Take-Two Interactive Software
Headquartered in New York City, Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. is a global developer, marketer, distributor and publisher of interactive entertainment software games for the PC, PLAYSTATION®3 and PlayStation®2 computer entertainment systems, PSP® (PlayStation®Portable) system, Xbox 360® and Xbox® video game and entertainment systems from Microsoft, Wii™, Nintendo GameCube™, Nintendo DS™ and Game Boy® Advance. The Company publishes and develops products through its wholly owned labels Rockstar Games, 2K Games, 2K Sports and 2K Play; and distributes software, hardware and accessories in North America through its Jack of All Games subsidiary. Take-Two's common stock is publicly traded on NASDAQ under the symbol TTWO. For more corporate and product information please visit our website at www.take2games.com.
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