Recreation developer and writer Kwalee has acquired French recreation developer Tictales. So far, Kwalee has achieved over 750m downloads in its hypercasual video games portfolio.
The deal to purchase Tictales is Kwalee’s first acquisition in its 10-year historical past, reflecting its intent to construct on world hypercasual success with each informal and hybrid-casual titles.
Tictales has printed 14 free-to-play romance fiction-based cell video games over the previous seven years, together with Fragrance of Love, Fiction, and Sweat Crush – Interactive Tales. Collectively, these have been downloaded over 6m instances.
“It’s a proud second for us to make our first acquisition of Qually, and Ticketless is a perfect associate,” stated David Darling, CEO of Qually. “With their profitable monitor file of informal cell video games and their capability to inform a compelling story by way of their video games, their ambitions match ours and we’re wanting ahead to constructing on the collective success.”