Marvelous Entertainment And AQ Interactive To Enter Merger


Marvelous Entertainment, AQ Interactive and a third company named Liveware will be entering a merger, effective from October 1st, according to a Reuters report. At the end of the merger, Marvelous AQL will emerge as the surviving company.


AQ Interactive will be delisted from the stock exchange on September 28th. Last year, AQ Interactive consolidated their individual studios — Cavia (Nier), Artoon (Blue Dragon, The Last Story) and Feelplus (Lost Odyssey) — into AQI itself.

Ishaan Sahdev
Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and wrote the book "The Legend of Zelda - A Complete Development History". He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.