Rockstar Games publisher Take-Two Interactive is looking to acquire talented UK racing game studio Codemasters for £739m ($973m). The Financial Times is reporting that Take-Two is currently conducting due diligence on the company. Codemasters have created titles such as the Dirt rally franchise and has the F1 license. Their current console games are Dirt 5 and F1 2020. The company was also behind the Grid Autosport series.
“It is the current intention of the board of Codemasters to recommend unanimously that Codemasters’ shareholders accept the possible offer,”Codemasters
“A highly complementary fit between 2K and Codemasters in the racing genre.”Take Two