Continuing its expansion programme, Women in Games Corporate Ambassadors Room 8 Group has concluded the acquisition of PUGA Studios.
The acquisition of the Brazil-based creative studio, announced in April 2022, will deepen and enhance Room 8 Group’s art production capacity and global presence. With over 150 specialists from PUGA joining the company, the Art Service Line of Room 8 Group now consists of more than 1000 skilled artists and has expanded Room 8 Group’s presence to the vibrant Brazilian market.
Art production has always been one of the major areas of Room 8 Group’s expertise, and the company believes that having a multifaceted and diverse team willing to work in every medium and genre has played a key role in its success.
Founded in 2013, PUGA Studios specialises in art direction, 2D/3D art, storyboarding animation, cinematics, and UI/UX. Over the years, the studio has worked with multiple prominent game developers and publishers, such as Gearbox, Jam City, Socialpoint, Futureplay, Aquiris, Kwalee, and others.