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Japanese gaming firm Marvelous AQL expands with new European HQ

Japanese gaming firm Marvelous AQL expands with new European HQ
Zen Terrelonge

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Games / April 23rd 2012 at 10:21AM

Office to maintain a strict focus on mobile and social platforms.

MAQL produces console, mobile and social games titles, but it's the latter two mediums that the developer plans to expand in with its new office in Kent, UK.

MAQL Europe will introduce titles from its Japanese studios as well as from developers the US, while the firm is also looking to secure contributors from across Europe.

Meanwhile, Harry Holmwood will head the European division as the company hires staff across marketing, partnerships, development and localisation departments.

Holmwood, said: "Marvelous AQL have a compelling portfolio of social, mobile and console titles, with many more exciting products in the pipeline.

"I’m thrilled to be building a team to bring these to the European market, and to seek out the best developers in Europe to partner with for new products."

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