Outright Games launches mobile division

Firm declares six new government hires following file revenues in 2020

UK writer Outright Video games has unveiled a brand new cellular division, in addition to six new hires throughout numerous government positions.

The agency, which publishes licensed video games for youths primarily based on fashionable IPs, goals to carry its roster of video games to smartphones and tablets.

Outright Video games has appointed Jon Bishop as head of cellular video games to guide the brand new division. Bishop has held administration roles at PayPal, Funding Circle and Code Platform, and shall be liable for the writer’s output on cellular.

The corporate has additionally named Adam Whittaker as its new chief monetary officer. Previous to this, Whittaker spent 11 years at NaturalMotion video games, concluding in a senior management function following the corporate’s sale to Zynga.

Outright Video games has additionally appointed 4 TT Video games alumni; Mel Kent as head of individuals, Nick Ricks as inventive director, Loz Doyle as government producer, and Chris Rose as senior producer.

This enlargement follows the writer’s personal record-breaking development in 2020. Firm income rose to £22m in This fall 2020, a 75% year-on-year improve boosted by the discharge of licensed Paw Patrol, Trollhunters and Transformers titles.