Articles

505 Games

is a global publisher of video games founded in 2006, and is a subsidiary of Italian company Digital Bros. S.p.A. read more

Games Assetto Corsa...
Founding date
2004
Address
City: Milan
Country: Italy
Number of Employees
100+
Website
Social Media
Platforms
Genres
Updated
5/25/2016 8:49:20 AM
505 Games

is a global publisher of video games founded in 2006, and is a subsidiary of Italian company Digital Bros. S.p.A.

Description

The company publishes games globally for leading platforms along with console and handheld systems from Sony,Nintendo, and Microsoft, as well as for mobile devices and social networks. 505 Games headquarters is located in the city of Milan, Italy. The company also maintains divisions in Milton Keynes, United Kingdom; Los Angeles, USA; Lyon, France;Munich, Germany; Madrid, Spain and a network of distribution partners.

The company transitioned from being an Italian games distributor to a global games publisher, offering a broad selection of titles for players of all ages and levels. In March 2015, Digital Bros, through subsidiary 505 Games, purchased 2.67% stock of Swedish game developer Starbreeze Studios.

Since its founding in 2006, the company has published several major titles including Sniper Elite III, Payday 2, Assetto Corsa, Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons, Terraria, How to Survive, Defense Grid 2, Deep Black and the upcoming ABZU andADR1FT. The company found its early success through its video games Cooking Mama and Zumba Fitness.

In April 2015, 505 Games was awarded the title of Best Indie Games Label at the MCV Awards.

History

In April 2012, 505 Games took over publishing duties from THQ for the fitness game Adidas MiCoach, following a lawsuit between THQ and Adidas. In April 2013, they acquired the license of "Drawn To Life" series. The purchase includes rights to the franchise as a whole. In April 2014, 505 Games announced a publishing agreement with Adam Orth's Three One Zero of the game Adrift. The game is described as a first-person experience, where the player controls an astronaut exploring debris of a wrecked station in outer space. In January 2015, 505 Games confirmed the acquisition of the intellectual property (IP) rights to the multi-award-winning Game of the Year 2013, Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons from Starbreeze Studios. In April 2015, 505 Games announced a publishing agreement with Swedish game developer Starbreeze for the game Overkill's The Walking Dead, which is currently under development and expected to be released in 2016. A month later, 505 Games announced a publishing agreement with game developer Overkill Software for the game Payday 2 Crimewave Edition.

In January 2016, 505 Games announced that they will shift their focus from publishing games for other developers to developing their own intellectual properties.

This article uses material from the Wikipedia article 505 Games, which isreleased under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.

Videos

Images

Awards & Recognition

  • http://www.505games.com/


Articles

07-Oct-2016

New DLC packs invade consoles for Assetto Corsa players

author: Dmytro Voloshyn
category:

Three New DLC Packs Launch for Assetto Corsa on Console.

0 0
0
01-Sep-2016

Assetto Corsa Review (PS4)

author: Michael Keener
category:

Get behind the wheel of some of the most prestigious cars in the world and test your skills by racing on 24 circuits made from 15 famous real-world...

1 0
0
15-Jul-2016

Red Pack DLC available for Assetto Corsa players

author: Dmytro Voloshyn
category:

KUNOS Simulazioni and 505 Games have released "RED PACK", the DLC package for ASSETTO CORSA.

0 0
0
08-Jul-2016

Legendary technology and tracks of Assetto Corsa

author: Dmytro Voloshyn
category:

Recently, Kunos Simulazioni and 505 Games have released the Legendary Tracks trailer for Assetto Corsa.

0 0
0
04-Jul-2016

Red Pack DLC coming to Assetto Corsa this July

author: Dmytro Voloshyn
category:

Kunos Simulazioni and 505 Games have unveiled the Red Pack DLC for Assetto Corsa. The update includes seven legendary Italian sports cars.

0 0
0
20-Jun-2016

Porsche cars to be available in Assetto Corsa

author: Dmytro Voloshyn
category:

Joining the available PC version, Assetto Corsa will hit the track on Xbox One and PlayStation®4 on August 26th in Europe and August 30th in North...

0 0
0
09-May-2016

Assetto Corsa - New Release Date

author: PumpkinWithSoul
category:

Racing game Asseto Corsa is one of the top racing games on Steam. It is published by 505 Games, part of the Digital Bros Group, and developed by Kunos...

0 0
0
08-Apr-2016

New Assetto Corsa trailer is out

author: Dmytro Voloshyn
category:

Assetto Corsa a sim racing video game that comes out on PS4 and Xbox One this June.

0 0
0