Electronic Arts have announced the acquisition of Metalhead Software, developers of the Super Mega Baseball series. Metalhead Software will become part of the EA Sports brand and will continue working on the Super Mega Baseball series whilst also working on new sports gaming experiences. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.
Here’s what Cam Weber, vice president of EA Sports, had to say:
We’re all players of Super Mega Baseball, and we’ve long admired the work of the Metalhead team. It’s a unique and beloved franchise among sports gamers – the balance and depth of gameplay, and the unique style of the content, makes it super fun to play with friends. We look forward to supporting and investing in the team so they can continue to build out more amazing games that delight sports fans around the world.