Polish game studio Plot Twist raises €580k to develop The Last Case of Benedict Fox title
The Kraków-based game studio Plot Twist has successfully completed a private subscription round, under which the company raised additional €580,000 (2.8 million PLN). The Series E round will fund the development of its game title — The Last Case of Benedict Fox, MamStartup reports.
- Founded in 2013 by experienced AAA game developers, Plot Twist is an established Polish gaming company. It is also built on the foundation of Awesome Industries, a company making mobile and console games since 2013. The studio claims to be creating story-driven independent titles fuelled by compelling gameplay.
- During the round, over 30 investors acquired a total of 1,176,470 series E shares, equalling to about €580,000. Now, the valuation of the Krakow studio amounted to almost €6.4 million (31 million PLN).
“Once again, investors believed in us, for which we would like to thank them. Last December, we obtained a 2 million PLN (nearly €410,000) private funding. We allocated this amount to the first stage of production of our flagship project, The Last Case of Benedict Fox. The fresh funds will be spent for the next stage of this game’s production and marketing,”Paweł Czapla, President of the Management Board of Plot Twist, comments.
- The Last Case of Benedict Fox will take place in a Boston house where a child goes missing because of some strange circumstances. The self-proclaimed detective, connected at birth with a creature from another dimension, Benedict Fox, together with his demon companion, will try to discover the fate of this mysterious family.
- Plot Twist will use the fresh funding to launch the game in spring 2023 with the help of its publisher Rogue Games. The title will be available on the Xbox Series X | S and PC.