Limited Run Embraces a bright future
It’s official! Embracer Group announced today that they’ve entered into an agreement to acquire Limited Run Games. Embracer Group is a parent company business led by entrepreneurs in PC, console, mobile, board games, and other related media. We believe this is a huge win for the entire team at Limited Run Games, as it will help us to continue, and in a bigger way, supporting our mission: to create awesome, high-quality, physical video games, and collectibles for all of our fans. In doing so, it will help us to provide our amazing community and fans with even more of what we do, so win-win-win!
“We’re extremely thrilled about this partnership. Joining the Embracer Group family means we’re in great company with other game companies we respect and enjoy working with. There is a treasure trove of new and classic IP which gives us the opportunity to bring even more exciting physical games and Collector’s Editions to fans!”
- Josh Fairhurst Co-founder of Limited Run Games
“Limited Run Games and Embracer Group are a great culture fit. They understand the importance of quality, what it means for owning games physically, and are also looking forward while honoring the past gaming space and history.”
- Douglas Bogart COO & Co-founder of Limited Run Games
Limited Run will operate as an independent subsidiary with Josh Fairhurst (CEO) and Douglas Bogart (COO) continuing to lead the company under the newly formed operative group “Embracer Freemode” (Freemode) and will continue business as usual, but now we can do more, and bigger and better! We’ll be sure to update fans and share more news as it becomes available. We would like to thank all of our dedicated customers for supporting Limited Run Games and we look forward to many more years of creating the highest quality physical editions and collectibles that celebrate the artistry and craftsmanship for beloved retro, rare, indie, AAA, and modern titles. #ForeverPhysical
Limited Run Games:
is a subsidiary of “Freemode”, an operative group comprised of gaming and entertainment companies owned by Embracer. Limited Run Games is the industry leader in the production and distribution of premium physical video games. Limited Run seeks to celebrate the legacy of gaming through its award-winning collector’s editions. Founded in 2015, they have published over 1,000 physical games, exclusive merch, and collectables. Limited Run is the gold standard in bringing digital games to physical form and now re-releasing retro titles on modern platforms via their proprietary Carbon Engine. Visit limitedrungames.com for the latest offerings and to learn more about Carbon Engine development. Follow the brand on your social media platform of choice for all LRG-related updates:@limitedrungames.