Indie studio Thunderful has revealed today on Twitter that they have purchased Rising Star Games who will now be part of the company. Thunderful came about when Image & Form and Zoink linked and became Thunderful. They are also recruited some former Nintendo Europe employees.
“The Thunderful Group, which encompasses development studios Image & Form and Zoink Games as well as Thunderful Publishing, is pleased to announce that it has acquired publisher Rising Star Games with offices in the UK and US. The new managing director for Rising Star Games will be Ed Valiente, who is also the managing director of Thunderful Publishing.”
— Thunderful Games ⚡ (@Thunderfulgames) July 3, 2018