In breaking news Ubisoft has just reported that they have sealed a deal to acquire indie publisher RedLynx into the Ubisoft Family.
RedLynx are the creators of the best loved Trails series of games with Trials HD being one of the most downloaded titles to date in Xbox Live history. With Trails Evolution about to launch within the coming months, Ubisoft are happy to be on board to help distribute the title the best that they know how to.
Chief executive officer at Ubisoft, Yves Guillemot had this to say about the deal The team at RedLynx has developed exceptionally strong digital brands that stand out for their high replay value, their long tail sales and their multiplatform positioning. We are delighted to welcome RedLynx to the Ubisoft family. Their expertise in asynchronous online games and physics-based game mechanics provides us with a great opportunity to bring their powerful brands, most notably Trials, to an even broader range of fast-growing digital platforms.
So there you have it, how do you feel about this and do you feel like Ubisoft have made a good move in acquiring RedLynx? Let us know in the comments.