Facebook buys Czech VR game studio Beat Games

Published: 03.12.2019 Related countries:  Czech Republic Czech Republic, U.S.A. U.S.A.

Oculus Studios, part of Facebook, buys Czech VR games studio Beat Games

American company Oculus Studios that belongs to the parent company Facebook bought a globally successful Czech game studio Beat Games. The studio became famous with its virtual reality (VR) game Beat Saber, one of the most successful VR games globally. Beat Saber was awarded the best Czech game of 2018, several gobal awards and in the segment of VR games is the most sold game worldwide. Beat Games confirmed that the studio will remain independent and will focus on further development of VR technology. The price of the transaction wasn’t made public. 

Source: https://www.irozhlas.cz/veda-technologie/technologie/beat-saber-beat-games-oculus-facebook-praha-2019-video_1911270754_ako

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