Launched in early 2022 by industry veterans of the Polish AAA games community, development studio Rebel Wolves has secured a strategic investment from NetEase Games.
According to Konrad Tomaszkiewicz, CEO, Game Director, and Co-FounderL
“We’re delighted to welcome NetEase Games as our new shareholder and partner. Having one of the leading global game companies get behind our vision is a great confidence boost and validation for the entire team at Rebel Wolves. Funding provided by NetEase was the last missing piece needed to go full throttle. With resources available to build a world-class AAA game, we can now focus on what matters most: development.”Konrad Tomaszkiewicz
Simon Zhu, President of Global Partnerships and Investments, NetEase Games, said the following:
“It’s exceedingly rare to have the opportunity to work with an all-star team from the beginning of their journey. Everyone at NetEase Games has been an admirer of the Rebel Wolves team and their previous work. We quickly discovered our common passion for making great games and their long-term vision for creating a sustainable and creative studio aligns with our strategy of incubating talented creators who are passionate about gaming. We look forward to having a fruitful collaboration with Rebel Wolves and can’t wait to see how the team will leverage their extensive experience to create even more immersive games enjoyed by fans all over the world.”Simon Zhu
Konrad Tomaszkiewicz concluded:
“We are committed to the idea that ‘the team comes first’ and it guides our decisions on work arrangements, office design, and internal communication. The founding team strongly believes that games can be made in a better way, without burning out and tossing aside the people who created them with real passion and love.”Konrad Tomaszkiewicz
Source: Press Release