From Software Purchased by Lollipop Chainsaw Publisher
From Software is being purchased by the publisher Kadokawa.
The sale was revealed as a part of the company’s financial reports where it confirmed that it will be purchasing 80 percent of the Dark Souls developer. Kadokawa will be purchasing this share from the studio’s current owners at Trans Comos. The sale will complete on May 21st.
Kadokawa, which in the past has published and developed games including Lollipop Chainsaw, Killer is Dead, Natural Doctrine, Demon Gaze and The Kantai Collection, has stated that the acquisition is being done as a move to expand the company’s current offerings to include new IPs, overseas markets and a wider variety of platforms.