Sega acquires Doctor Who dev Three Rings

Ben Parfitt
Sega acquires Doctor Who dev Three Rings

Publishing group Sega has acquired Californian indie studio Three Rings, the developer has announced.

Today brings to a close a ten year journey as an independent developer, and opens a new chapter for the studio as a part of the Sega family,” said co-founder and CEO Daniel James.As many of you know, Sega and Three Rings partnered to launch Spiral Knights, building a deep trust and mutual respect over the past year.”

James added that Sega is now collaborating with the studio to finish its work on a Doctor Who game – a project commissioned last year by the BBC's commercial division.

Develop has more details on the story.