Kinetic Atom aka KA Games was a PR and promoting agency founded back in 2016 by Bethesda, Ubisoft and Square Enix vet Korina Abbott. Was? Nicely currently the organization is announcing that it is rebranding as Neonhive. Senior promoting manager George Morgan tells us a lot more
Inform us about your organization.
We’re Neonhive, previously recognized as KA Games a one particular-quit-shop for all your promoting, social and PR requirements. We operate with independent developers and publishers to generate bespoke, ground-up strategic promoting plans for any size game on any platform. We also provide PR solutions, influencer outreach and Steam web page optimisation, amongst a myriad of other factors.
How has the final year been for you?
Personally, it is been an thrilling transition to move from publisher to agency. For the organization, the final year for us has been a blast. We’ve worked on some great campaigns which includes Computer Developing Simulator, Tick Tock: A Tale for Two and with some just great developers, and now we’ve had an complete re-brand for a new appear and really feel which we’re super excited about.
What current successes have you had?
To name a couple, we lately we worked with Dovetail Games to launch Fishing Sim Planet: Pro Tour, on The Irregular Corporation’s Computer Developing Simulator consoles launch and announced Superhot Presents for, properly, Superhot.
We’ve also been supplying a lot a lot more hourly consultancy to firms that want to sanity-verify their existing promoting activities and smaller sized developers who have to have aid with organizing, audience profiling, social media organisation and sales information evaluation.
What challenges are facing your sector in the market place?
Naturally significantly like any agency, developer or publisher in the market place, every person struggles with visibility nevertheless utilising important learnings from the enormous back-catalogue of titles we’ve worked on (each at Neonhive and in other roles), across the fields of AAA/Indie and mobile, we’re capable to circumvent some of the challenges identified by other individuals.
What do you believe are the most thrilling trends in games suitable now?
At the moment, the “rise of the underdog” brings a enormous smile to our faces. Seeing significantly smaller sized titles on the carousel of Steam, seeing teams like [email protected] championing indie titles from amazing developers truly tends to make us really feel warm and fuzzy. Similarly, it is been thrilling to operate on titles coming to Apple Arcade and see the wide variety of developers who are announced as aspect of their lineup currently.
What are your aims for the coming year?
We cannot wait to do a lot more of what we’re undertaking! We enjoy operating with independent publishers and developers understanding their requirements and desires and giving the very best service to match that. We like to hold it private and friendly.
How did you come up with your company’s name?
A genuine major spreadsheet with a complete lot of words on it. It was trial by committee so the complete group got involved, sat on a get in touch with and hashed it out. We enjoy it. All round we wanted anything that sounded cool but a tiny nerdy at the exact same time. Plus, Korina, our founder truly loves insects so it also felt incredibly private.
You can locate out a lot more about Neonhive right here