Embracer Group’s Acquisition Of Tarsier Studios


Baker McKenzie advised Embracer Group in the acquisition of Tarsier Studios.

Embracer Group has acquired Tarsier Studios, a Swedish game development studio based in Malmö, working with global publishing powerhouses such as Nintendo, Sony Interactive and Bandai Namco. Tarsier Studios is famous for the critically acclaimed game series Little Nightmares, developed by Tarsier and released with Bandai Namco. The acquisition includes the development studio, all employees and intellectual property rights.

The acquisition was financed by Embracer Group’s existing cash and by issuing new B-shares in Embracer Group AB.

The Baker McKenzie team included Anna Orlander (Picture), Maja Uppgren, Ian Gulam, Edvard Henriksson, Truls Sandberg and Joakim Falkner.

Involved fees earner: Joakim Falkner – Baker McKenzie; Ian Gulam – Baker McKenzie; Edvard Henriksson – Baker McKenzie; Anna Orlander – Baker McKenzie; Truls Sandberg – Baker McKenzie; Maja Uppgren – Baker McKenzie;

Law Firms: Baker McKenzie;

Clients: Tarsier Studios;