New York welcomes new casual games studio

The casual games sector has been given another boost via the founding of a new studio based in New York, called Rebel Monkey.
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Founded by Margaret Wallace and Nicholas Fortugno, the studio is focused on making 'the next generation' of casual games.

The two have an established track record in the field - Wallace was co-founder of San Francisco's Skunk Studios, while Fortugno's design credits include Diner Dash and Plantasia.

"Rebel Monkey came about as a meeting of like-minds – with a common goal of taking casual games to the next level," explained Wallace, CEO of the new studio.

"Both Nicholas Fortugno and I have been involved in casual games since the beginning, so we are bringing a lot of experience to the table."

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