Microsoft acquires Splosion Man developer

Microsoft has acquired Twisted Pixel.

The indie developer, best known for their titles Splosion Man, The Gunstringer and The Maw, will now release all its future content on the Xbox 360 as an exclusive.

Speaking to Joystiq, Phil Spencer, Corporate Vice President of Microsoft Studios, said: “Twisted Pixel has an incredible track record of innovative, critically acclaimed, and most importantly, fun, games.

Microsoft Studios is home to cutting-edge entertainment experiences, and the incredible creativity of the Twisted Pixel team will help drive further innovation around Kinect and Xbox LIVE.

David Wriglesworth

David Wriglesworth is a Northern lad with a passion for gaming, who graduated from the University of Lincoln with a BA (Hons) Journalism degree. If you can drag him away from the consoles, you can probably find him Tweeting or watching Coronation Street.

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