Private Division, the independent distribution label owned by Take-Two Interactive, has announced Today the Roll7 acquisition, a London-based developer whom we relate above all to the saga of skate in two dimensions OlliOlli, but it is also behind projects like Laser League O Not a Hero.
The details of this agreement have not been disclosed, but it has been confirmed that Roll7 is already working on several unannounced projects that will be added to OlliOlli World, the new installment of the franchise that bet on an approach to adventure with a new and attractive artistic section. We already know about this new game that it will launch in winter for PS5, Xbox Series X / S, PS4, Xbox One, PC and Nintendo Switch, although its release date has not been detailed. Get, by the way, distributed by Private Division.
“We are delighted to welcome Roll7 to the Private Division family,” he said. Michael Worosz, executive vice president and head of the distribution label, in a press release. “As a team with a passion for action sports, seeing how Roll7 combines the excitement of competition with the feeling of flowing in a video game is extraordinary, and we can’t wait to show the world this phenomenon with our release of OlliOlli World this winter”.
Were thrilled to welcome @Roll_7 to the Private Division family. Their talent, passion, and creativity are a tremendous addition to our team, and we cant wait to see what the future of flow-state gaming brings, together.
For his part Simon Bennett, Co-CEO of Roll7, has also been enthusiastic about this deal: “The Private Division has been an incredible editorial partner for OlliOlli World and we are delighted to continue growing as a studio as part of the label. Private Division has empowered our incredible team to raise the bar of our creativity and reach to OlliOlli World. Joining the label puts us in an excellent position to continue growing and set our sights on achieving our ambition to become a pre-eminent game developer globally. “