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Embracer Group, owners of 132 internal game development studios including Crystal Dynamics and Eidos Montreal, has published a prospectus in connection with listing on Nasdaq Stockholm. The prospectus, including an English translation thereof, is available on Embracer Group's official website.

In relation to how this connects to Crystal Dynamics and Tomb Raider, the following statement is made by Embracer Group. "On 2 May 2022, Embracer Group entered into an agreement to acquire the game development studios Crystal Dynamics, Eidos Montreal, Square Enix Montreal, and a catalogue of IPs including Tomb Raider, Deus Ex, Thief, Legacy of Kain and more than 50 back-catalogue games from Square Enix Holdings Ltd."

"The acquisition was completed in August 2022. The acquired companies will form the twelfth sub-group in the Embracer Group under the leadership of Phil Rogers and his management team."

Crystal Dynamics is an award-winning video-game studio responsible for creating and developing a formidable catalogue of games including Mad Dash Racing, Soul Reaver, Whiplash, Project Snowblind and more recently Marvel's Avengers and Tomb Raider. The studio is currently working on a new Tomb Raider game powered by Unreal Engine 5.

Eidos-Montreal is a Canadian-based video-game studio who previously developed the Deus Ex franchise, Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy and Thief series and worked alongside Crystal Dynamics on Shadow of the Tomb Raider.

Shadow of the Tomb Raider