As of March 1st, Ubisoft officially acquired the Atlanta-based company Blue Mammoth Games, along with their lead title “Brawlhalla”. Of the 21 new members moving to Ubisoft, two are Blue Mammoth Games founders Matthew Woomer and Lincoln Hamilton.

Ubisoft NCSA president Laurent Detoc stated “the team at Blue Mammoth Games is expert at developing and running scalable, competitive, multiplayer online games, and they’ll be a great addition to Ubisoft’s network of studios”.

“Brawlhalla” is currently the most popular fighting game on steam, and one of the most prominent free-to-play games on PS4.