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Nintendo is acquiring SRD, the development house that assisted them on The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

This is Nintendo's second purchase in two years after buying Luigi's mansion studio, Next Level Games, in 2021

February 25, 2022 / 05:27 PM IST
SRD have been long-time collaborators with Nintendo, dating back to the NES era

SRD have been long-time collaborators with Nintendo, dating back to the NES era

Nintendo will acquire development house Systems Research and Development (SRD) for an undisclosed amount. SRD has assisted the company on various games, most recently The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and Animal Crossing: New Horizons.

Their partnership dates back even further that, co-developing and assisting on various titles for the original Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) like Super Mario Bros. and Donkey Kong. The Tokyo-based SRD will officially become part of Nintendo from April 1 this year.

As reported on by Eurogamer, SRD has also worked with Nintendo on various experimental projects such as Game Builder's Garage and Nintendo Switch's cardboard based accessory Nintendo Labo.

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