More than 60 jobs are set to be created after one of the largest independent video game developers in the UK announced plans to open a new studio in Warwickshire.
Mediatonic, known for creating popular video game titles such as Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout and detective puzzle-solver, Murder By Numbers, is to open in Leamington Spa.
The aims to grow its new studio to a 60-strong team by 2022, with an emphasis on filling art and engineering roles first.
Head of art Phil Warner said: “Mediatonic has a presence in many of the largest gaming hubs in the UK, including London, Brighton and Guildford, so we’re delighted to have the chance to make positive connections in what is arguably the UK’s capital of video game development, Leamington Spa.
“Cultural growth is all about sharing – and I can’t wait to see how the Leamington Spa community and Mediatonic will bring out the best in each other.”
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