It's one of the soap operas of the last hours. A few days ago, Deep Silver and Koch Maddythey reported it Exodus Metro, one of its most important video games, will be exclusive to the Epic Games Store for at least a year. The situation puts great stress on the owners of Steam, Klav, who described the measure as unjust and disloyal. Users were angry at the decision, criticizing THQ Nordic, who tried to explain that it was a decision that did not suit them. Now your maximum responsibility, Lars Wingfors, co-founder and CEO of THQ Nordic AB offered some details on this issue.
"Seamless support of all the autonomies of our companies and subsidiaries when it comes to running their own business. I think this is the best way to carry this business and offer the best for the consumer, because the best decisions are those that are made when you know the market and this is the main business model of this group, "said Lars Wingfors in a relationship with the independence of the various companies that confirm THQ Nordik.
"I firmly believe that Deep Silver and Koch Media have reviewed all the advantages and disadvantages, opportunities and risks of their decision"
"I firmly believe that Deep Silver and Koch Media reviewed all the advantages and disadvantages, the possibilities and risks of his decision to bet only on the epic games store. The decision has my full support, "he said. I noticed there was some confusion the two entities THQ Nordic, the parent company and the operating entity in Vienna. As I communicate with shareholders last year, the parent company will change its name to reflect its status and role, "conclua.
THQ and its subsidiaries: a small overview
As it works THQ Nordic AB, a Swedish parent company that owns three distinct and differentiated entities, each with its own catalog, intellectual properties and sagas of video games.
- Koch Media and its premium stamp, Deep silver, carriers of Metro, Dead Island, Sacred Order and TimpleSplitters.
- Editor THQ Nordic GmbH who owns it Darksiders, Titan Quest, Wreckfest o MX vs. ATV
- Independent editor and developer Coffee color, which has the license and saga Goat simulator as the main value.