Interplay Is Selling Off Its IPs Including Earthworm Jim, Clayfighter, Battle Chess And More



Interplay has announced that they will be selling off its library of rights to various videogame IPs. The company has been behind a number of titles, such as Earthworm Jim, Freespace, Giants, Kingpin, Messiah, MDK, Run Like Hell, Sacrifice, Battle Chess, Clayfighter, Dark Alliance, Descent, and T-Rex Rumble, among others.


Altogether, Interplay’s entire library of assets and properties totals to 70 game titles in addition to dozens upon dozens of characters.


“With the proliferation of mobile, augmented reality, virtual reality and other new forms of consumption, we believe that consumers are ready to experience and interact with Interplay’s characters, stories and game play in ways never possible before,” said Eric Caen, President of Interplay. “We look forward to seeing how this unique portfolio of interactive entertainment icons will evolve for the worldwide audience.”