Netflix acquires ‘Spry Fox’ to expand in-house games studio
San Francisco: Netflix has acquired cozy game developer ‘Spry Fox’ to expand its in-house game studio.
Spry Fox has joined the streaming platform to become its sixth in-house game studio, Netflix said in a blog post.
Daniel Cook, co-founder of Spry Fox, said: “Our goal is to create a place where creators can create original games in a supportive environment that brings happiness to those who love to play. people play them.
According to Netflix, Spry Fox’s approach and success in game development will help accelerate creative growth in a different genre and will add more games to the platform’s increasingly diverse portfolio of games. form.
“Our gaming journey has only just begun, but I’m proud of the foundational work we’ve been doing to build our in-house creative capacity so we can deliver the ultimate gaming experience. play the best possible — with no ads and no-app purchases — for our members as part of their membership,” the company said.
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A “highly requested” feature that allows users to transfer their personalized recommendations, watch history, My List, saved games and other preferences to a new account when they start its membership.