Super.com announces a $3.5m investment in British Game Studio Bonsai Collective
Super.com is pleased to announce its new partnership with Bonsai Collective, a British games development studio that focuses on crafting immersive action-adventure games. This partnership not only includes financial investment in the studio’s growth and prosperity, but Super.com will also publish the first title from the developer, an unannounced first-person shooter.
Founded in 2019, Bonsai Collective is a game development studio formed by three games industry experts, Hollie Emery (Overcooked, Yoku’s Island Express), Benni Hill (Ether One, Q.U.B.E 2, Duskers, Lost Words: Beyond the Page), and Harry Corr (Q.U.B.E 2). Their mission is to create original game universes where players can explore and engage through classic and expressive play.
“At Super, our major goal is to find studios and tech startups which we believe have eminent leadership and are destined for greatness. We want to help the industry become better for gamers, developers and investors alike,” commented Oleg Sambikin, CEO of Super.com. “With Bonsai Collective we have found a partner who we can help grow and reach their full potential and we are thrilled to be working with them and their award-winning team on their latest endeavor.”
“Bonsai Collective started its journey with the goal of crafting diverse game worlds, where stories that trust the players' engagement can be explored through expressive gameplay”, said Hollie Emery. “We are excited to embark on this journey with Super.com as our investment partner and publisher. Now, we are looking forward to growing our studio, with a focus on team wellbeing and diversity, as we develop our first title and original IP.”
Find out more about Super.com through the official website.
Super.com is a video game publisher and a $50 million fund specializing in investments in interactive entertainment projects and companies. The company collaborates with video game projects tailored to any platform - offering a full suite of services, including seed funding and development support. Since 2019, Super.com has already invested in studios and technological startups all over the world, from India to Brazil.
Super.com was established by video game industry veterans in order to offer high-quality, time-tested support that includes production and licensing, along with international distribution and promotion.
About Bonsai Collective
Bonsai Collective is a remote-first video game development studio, based all over the United Kingdom. Founded in 2019 by Hollie Emery, Harry Corr, and Benni Hill, Bonsai Collective is dedicated to crafting immersive action-adventure games and original universes, where players can engage with deep and connected play experiences. The studio also strongly supports employee wellbeing and mental health.