SEGA Acquires Amplitude

SEGA has acquired Amplitude, the studio behind the Endless series that includes Dungeon of the Endless, Endless Space, Endless Legend, and the upcoming Endless Space 2, reports MCV, saying they bought up all the stock for the French developer on July 1st. "To have the opportunity to add a studio with the growing reputation of Amplitude's, to the Sega family, is an exciting one and reinforces Sega Europe’s position as a market leader in publishing high quality PC games," explains Sega Europe boss, Jurgen Post. "Culturally, Amplitude is a fantastic fit for the business as it not only produces great games, but also have a proven track record in listening to their fans and directly involving them in the ongoing development of its games through its GAMES2GETHER system."