The Kalypso Media Group is a privately owned, global, independent developer, marketer and publisher of interactive entertainment software with close to 100 employees worldwide, operating from seven offices across Germany, the United Kingdom and the United States.
Kalypso Media has also established a digital-first label called "Kasedo Games" and enjoys very strong global digital distribution through its Kalypso Media Digital subsidiary.
Furthermore, the group owns two development studios – Realmforge and Gaming Minds – to secure a constant supply of high quality games, and works with multiple leading independent developers. In 2015, Kalypso Media Mobile was founded in Hamburg, Germany, to deliver great games for mobile devices.
Kalypso Media‘s titles include the critically acclaimed “Tropico” series, strong strategy game franchises like “Dungeons", "Port Royale" and "Sudden Strike", as well as action RPG games such as “Vikings – Wolves of Midgard”, among others. “Railway Empire", "Shadows: Awakening" and "Project Highrise: Architect's Edition" have been released for all major platforms (PC, Xbox One, PS4, Switch).
Moreover, Kasedo Games has signed "Rise of Industry" and "Warhammer 40,000: Mechanicus" for digital distribution, and Kalypso Mobile has released “The Official BBC Earth Quiz", "Ski Jumping Pro" on all mobile devices and "Project Highrise" for tablet devices. A tablet version of "Tropico" was released in December 2018.
The launch of the PC version of Tropico 6, released in March 2019, was the largest launch in the company's history, while the console versions followed in September 2019. In addition, the Tropico franchise is also available for the first time on mobile platforms with Tropico for iPad/iPhone/Android. A new IP, Immortal Realms: Vampire Wars, is available in closed beta on PC now and will release on PC, PlayStation®4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch in Spring 2020. Spacebase Startopia and Port Royale 4 have also been announced for release in Q3 2020 on PC, PlayStation®4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch.