Koch Media unveiled Prime Matter this week, a new premium gaming label that will publish new titles from established brands (such as Payday 3) and new IP.
Prime Matter is a new home for premium games, offering both current and future partners the expertise of the Koch Media Group alongside a new and dynamic team dedicated to maximizing their true potential. The core of the video games industry is, of course, entertainment. Prime Matter will constantly look to innovate and inspire players across all its activities while retaining the fundamental values of what makes our industry so special – it’s intrinsically fun.Koch Media CEO Klemens Kundratitz
Why is this news? Well, we also got a nifty sizzle reel showcasing some of the games that will debut under the Prime Matter label, and let me tell you, this is the kind of stuff you don’t want to miss!
Here’s a taste of the titles Prime Matter will be publishing:
PAYDAY 3 – By Starbreeze Studios (Sweden) – The latest upcoming installment in this high-octane first person co-op shooter game, set in a Hollywood-like environment, that lets players live out the fantasy of being a world-class career criminal who joins the legendary PAYDAY gang to master the art of heisting
Crossfire: Legion – Smilegate and Prime Matter are teaming to up to release Canadian developer Blackbird Interactive’s RTS game, Crossfire: Legion. The world of Crossfire provides the perfect scenario and backdrop for an RTS thanks to its unique approach to futuristic global warfare and warring factions
The Next Painkiller Game – The legendary Painkiller is back
(New IP) Scars Above – By Mad Head Games (Serbia) is a dark sci-fi action adventure that sees a lone protagonist having to survive on a hostile nightmare world
(New IP) Codename Final Form (working title) – From Polish developers Reikon Games is an adrenaline fueled futuristic FPS with the player taking on the role of a cybernetic Valkyrie saving humanity from extinction
Gungrave G.O.R.E. – A stylish third-person action shooter by South Korean Studio IGGYMOB that has you take on the role of Grave, a gunslinger of resurrection and badass anti-hero of your dreams, mowing down tons of enemies in a gory ballet of bullets
(New IP) Dolmen– Developed by Massive Work Studio from Brazil, Dolmen is a terrifying new Action RPG that combines futuristic Sci-Fi and Lovecraftian Cosmic Horror
(New IP) The Last Oricru – From the minds of developers GoldKnights (Czech Republic), comes The Last Oricru, a third-person action RPG taking place in a unique middle age setting, combined with sci-fi elements
(New IP) Echoes Of The End (working title) – Developed by Icelandic studio Myrkur Games – a story-driven single-player action adventure in a unique fantasy world, following the story of Ryn who is in search of her real purpose
(New IP) The Chant(working title) – Developed by Canadian Studio Brass Token, their upcoming psychological thriller is an atmospheric third-person psychedelic horror adventure
(New IP) Encased– From Russian developer Dark Crystal Games, Encased is a classic RPG where the player is on a mission to discover the secrets hidden underneath a mysterious dome
Officially coming to Nintendo Switch: Kingdom Come Deliverance by Warhorse Studios in collaboration with Saber Interactive
Kings Bounty 2 – Developed by 1C Entertainment (Russia), King’s Bounty II is the RPG successor of the well-known franchise which defined RPG strategy, coming August 24, 2021 for PC and console
Prime Matter will be the fifth publishing label owned by Koch Media and they will operate from the company’s Munich headquarters.