Tarboosh Games is looking to double its product range by 2023 after being acquired.
French video game developer and publisher Voodoo announced that it has acquired EMEA-based Tarboosh Games for an undisclosed fee. Tarboosh Games is known for its hit games Bikes Hill and Collect Em All. Both games have reached over 50 million downloads.
Tarboosh Games was founded by Rani Hammad in January 2015. The indie developer initially started his adventure as a maker of mobile games but eventually explored vast markets. more on the App Store, Google Play, Amazon, Steam, Oculus Home, PC and Mac.
A partnership started between Voodoo and Tarboosh Games regarding casual games some time ago, then opened to hybrid-casual titles, and the fruitful partnership eventually led to the later acquisition of the studio.
Rani Hammad, CEO, Founder, and Chief Product Officer shared the following message about the acquisition: “Tarboosh Games’ transformation to this point is a testament to how big teams are, no matter how small they are. anywhere can be achieved with passion, strategic vision and courage. We will continue to try where others have failed. Voodoo’s guidance and support has helped us stay resilient and focused on reaching our full potential.”
Corentin Selz, Casual Studios Director at Voodoo also commented: “Working with Rani and his team over the years on so many games has been an exciting journey with agreements that show both sides wanting to move into a chapter. new in your journey. With Tarboosh’s unique expertise and mindset, we’re excited to build more hybridcasual games like Collect Em All and Mob Control, and grow Voodoo’s portfolio beyond our game launches. “.
Voodoo and Tarboosh Games will continue to focus on creating hybridcasual games in the future.