5th Planet Games and Skybound Entertainment are jointly funding a new The Walking Dead game from award-winning studio Other Ocean Interactive, and the company’s board has confirmed Mark Stanger as CEO of 5th Planet Games

COPENHAGEN, Nov 9th2022: 5th Planet Games A/S (OAX: 5PG) is delighted to
announce that it has signed a co-financing agreement with Skybound Entertainment
for an unannounced new The Walking Dead game, being developed by the
award-winning studio Other Ocean Interactive, creators of the global hit
'Project Winter'. 

Commenting on the new co-financing agreement Mark Stanger, CEO at 5th Planet
Games said, 
"This agreement is a significant moment for 5th Planet Games. Bringing together
a massive global entertainment brand like The Walking Dead with the studio
behind Project Winter is a huge win for 5PG"

"At Other Ocean, we appreciate the opportunity to work with 5th Planet Games to
expand The Walking Dead universe in a new, unique way.", commented Andrew Ayre,
CEO of Other Ocean Interactive.

In addition, the board of 5th Planet Games A/S have today confirmed Mark Stanger
as the CEO after he initially stepped in as Interim CEO in September of 2021. 

Jon Goldman, Chairman of the 5th Planet Games board observed, "Over the past
year, Mark has led 5th Planet Games away from the brink and towards a bright new
future, as evidenced by the welcome H1 results and this excellent opportunity
with Other Ocean."

Other Ocean Interactive's games have been played by millions of people around
the world with the studio working with some of the most prestigious brands in
interactive entertainment. This new The Walking Dead game will use Other Oceans'
proven tools and technology to deliver a unique game experience based on
Skybound's iconic IP with more details to be announced in 2023.

About 5th Planet Games5th Planet Games is a video games publisher located in Copenhagen, active in
games across all global platforms and devices. It has a long and successful
history of working with established brands and strong IP. Now, in partnership
with Skybound Entertainment, the company will extend access to compelling,
global IP such as The Walking Dead.

About Skybound Entertainment
Established in 2010, Skybound Entertainment is a multiplatform content company
that works closely with creators and their intellectual properties to deliver
one-of-a-kind experiences to fans. The company is home to critically acclaimed
global franchises including The Walking Dead, Invincible, Superfight and Impact

About Other Ocean Interactive
Other Ocean is an award-winning Canadian studio, creator of the global hit
'Project Winter', which has surpassed 2.5 million players and has gained
numerous awards and accolades over the years. They have a proven track record of
successful original products and have been a trusted partner for a wide variety
of industry giants over 15 years including Capcom, Xbox Game Studios, Sony
Interactive Entertainment, Disney, Konami, Electronic Arts, Sega, Nickelodeon,
Warner Bros. and others.

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