JoWooD sent out a press release yesterday announcing that they've chosen Midway Games and Gametime AG to distribute Arcania: A Gothic Tale and other titles in France and Switzerland, respectively.
JOWOOD PRODUCTIONS ANNOUNCE THEIR EXPANSION OF DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS INTO FOREIGN MARKETS
Vienna, Austria. July 16, 2009. JoWooD Productions today announced they have chosen new partners to distribute JoWooD's products in France and Switzerland.
In France, distribution will be handled by the sales experts at Midway Games. (We are thrilled to be working with the team at Midway,) said Stefan Berger, Head of Publishing at JoWooD Productions. (Their team, experienced in the distribution of both casual games and AAA titles, will execute our sales agendas in this very important European core market. This partnership is the ideal way to deliver our games to the French market.)
"With titles such as Yoga, ArcaniA A Gothic Tale, and new games from the casual franchise of The Adventure Company, our line up is delivering new game experiences, unique and diverse. Therefore, this line up is now made of top qu ality titles in a wide range of genres" comments FrÃ©dÃ©ric Bichat, General Manager of Midway Games SAS.
Gametime AG will handle distribution in Switzerland for JoWooD. Thomas Gutknecht from Gametime AG states, (We are happy to work with the team at JoWooD and distribute their products, which are a great addition to our portfolio. We look forward to a successful partnership!)