This is PLAION

Founded in 1994 as Koch Media, PLAION is a leading independent developer and producer of games and entertainment products.

PLAION has a family of 10 development studios based around the world and five games publishing labels: Deep Silver, Prime Matter, Ravenscourt, Milestone and Vertigo Games; as well as PLAION PICTURES – one of the leading independent film and home entertainment distributors in Europe

Plaion’s passion for adventure and hands-on approach has driven its continuous evolution, powering its quest to open up high-quality entertainment to everyone.

Our Strategy

As a global developer, publisher and distributor of video games and entertainment products, PLAION offers a unique breadth of services and solutions.

PLAION’s expertise in entertainment – and its flexible approach – makes it the ideal partner for everyone who wants to develop, publish and market their products. Standing side-by-side with their partners – on an equal footing – ensuring all of the entertainment content that they produce reaches its full potential and brings excitement and joy to the customer.

Segment PC / Console Games
Hq Munich, Germany
Internal Studios 11*
Internal Headcount 2 169*
CEO Klemens Kundratitz
Founded 1994
* These numbers are updated every quarter in connection with our interim reports.

Brands & Licensed IPs

PLAION's brands include Dead Island, Saints Row, Metro Exodus, Hot Wheels Unleashed, MotoGP, Ride, Chorus, After the Fall and many more.

/ Operativa koncerner


Embracer Group är en global koncern med kreativa, entreprenörsledda verksamheter inom PC, konsol-, mobil- och brädspel samt andra relaterade medier. Koncernen har en omfattande spelportfölj med över 900 ägda eller kontrollerade varumärken.

Bolaget har huvudkontor i Karlstad och global närvaro genom de tio operativa koncernerna: THQ Nordic, PLAION, Coffee Stain, Amplifier Game Invest, DECA Games, Easybrain, Asmodee Group, Dark Horse Media, Freemode och Crystal Dynamics – Eidos. Koncernen har 106 interna studios och engagerar över 11 000 medarbetare i fler än 40 länder.