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Sweet 16 for Team17 & Blacknut: Blacknut and Team17 sign new licensing partnership to bring 16 new games to gaming library

Paris - March 27, 2023

Leading independent games developer and publisher Team17 and Blacknut Cloud Game Services have signed a new cloud gaming partnership bringing 16 new games for users, to be available starting March 2023.

The new gaming portfolio includes Blasphemous, Epic Chef, Hokko Life, Going Under, King of Seas, Moving Out, Neon Abyss, Overcooked!, Overcooked! 2, PLANET ALPHA, Sheltered, The Escapists 2, Worms W.M.D, Yoku's Island Express, Yooka-Laylee, and Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair.

Thanks to the partnership, players in over 50 countries will now be able to enjoy the pleasure of surviving in the merciless world of worms in Worms W.M.D, working in teams to become the best cook in Overcooked! 2, and playing complex strategy games found in options like The Escapists 2, among others.

Sweet 16 for Team17 & Blacknut: Blacknut and Team17 sign new licensing partnership to bring 16 new games to gaming library
With as much heritage Team17 has been a staple in the gaming sector for over 30 years and has published some of the most popular and recognizable series in video games. Games are for everyone and Team17 brings the perfect collection of game to support our vision.
Said Nabil Laredj, VP, Business Development & Licensing at Blacknut.
We’re thrilled to announce today’s partnership. Team17’s portfolio of titles spans a wide range of exciting genres that are already loved by people around the world, so to open up some of our biggest hits in recent years to Blacknut’s subscribers is a fantastic and logical next step for us.
Said Charlotte Cook, Global Head of Sales at Team17.

The partnership is well suited considering Blacknut’s library focuses to please all members of the family, delivering a wealth of titles spanning classic AAA games, indie favorites, story-driven adventures, strategy, and also the largest collection of racing and sports games. Blacknut also boasts a 600+ Premium PC and console Games catalog, one of the largest choices of games included in one subscription and playable on all connected screens. This alongside Team17's mission results in a collaboration that will be one to watch for the gaming community.

Team17’s games will be accessible played on PC, Mac, Android Mobile, Android TV, Amazon FireTV plus selected models of Smart TVs for a full cross-device experience, in 50+ countries. Blacknut enables a “click and play” experience, allowing up to 5 players to play simultaneously on any PC, smartphone, or compatible smart TV.

About Blacknut -

Blacknut is the world's leading pure player cloud gaming service dedicated to the general public, distributed both Direct to consumers and B2B through ISPs, device manufacturers, OTT services & Media companies. Blacknut offers the largest catalog of premium games with 500+ premium titles carefully selected for the whole family, all included in a monthly subscription. The service is now available across Europe, Asia & North America on a wide range of devices, including mobiles, set-top-boxes and Smart TVs. Blacknut was founded in 2016 by Olivier Avaro (CEO) and is headquartered in Rennes, France, with offices in Paris, Seoul and San Francisco. Blacknut was awarded the Red Herring 2021 Top 100 Winner, in Europe.

About Team17 Group plc -

Founded in 1990, Team17 Group plc is a leading developer, video games label, and creative partner for developers around the world. Floated on AIM in 2018, Team17, with its extensive portfolio of over 100 titles, embodies the spirit of independent games. In addition to the award-winning Overcooked!, Yoku’s Island Express, and the iconic Worms, which celebrated its 25th anniversary in 2020, Team17 has helped bring critically acclaimed titles including Hell Let Loose, Moving Out, Golf With Your Friends, Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair, Blasphemous, and The Escapists to gamers everywhere.

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