1C Company Acquires Akella In-House Development Studio

Akella gets publishing rights to PT Boats: Knights of the Sea
1C Company today announced that it has acquired Akella's Sea Dog in-house development studio, a team comprised of experienced developers who contributed to the creation of such hits as Sea Dogs, Pirates of the Caribbean and Age of Pirates: Caribbean Tales. The team is currently working on the Age of Pirates: Captain Blood project that will be released on PC and Xbox 360. Once the current project is completed, 1C's newly acquired studio will develop a wide range of innovative titles for multiple game platforms. According to the agreement between 1C and Akella, Akella has acquired the worldwide publishing rights to PT Boats: Knights of the Sea.