Amazon Acquires Gaming Studio, Double Helix Games

Amazon Acquires Gaming Studio, Double Helix Games(Ping! Zine Web Tech Magazine) – In an effort to expand its game offering to customers, Amazon has purchased Double Helix Games.

“Amazon has acquired Double Helix as part of our ongoing commitment to build innovative games for customers,” stated an Amazon spokesperson.

According to a report on GameSpot, the acquisition includes the studios 75 employees and all “intellectual property.”

Double Helix is best known for the Xbox One title Killer Instinct and is said to be working on other projects “tightly under wraps.”

A new title, Strider, is set to be released from the gaming studios later this month on the PS4, PS3, Xbox One, Xbox 360, and Windows.