Press release

Prime Matter signs global publishing deal with GoldKnights for The Last Oricru

The Last Oricru will be published via Prime Matter and due for release in 2022

Prime Matter and GoldKnights have teamed up to release The Last Oricru, a third-person action RPG taking place in a unique middle age setting, combined with sci-fi elements, published under the pioneering Prime Matter.
The Last Oricrus worst enemies don’t fight with swords and axes, but with words. In this cruel world, enemies try to gain the players trust for the sake of their own interest; it’s up to you to decide what is morally acceptable to achieve your goals and detect who is a friend or a foe?
The game is slated for release in 2022 on PlayStation® 5, Xbox Series X | S  and PC, hitting stores – both physical and digital -  thanks to the co-publishing deal between Koch Media and GoldKnights. Koch Media will be fully responsible for publishing and distribution activities covering markets worldwide through its local offices.
It’s an exciting opportunity for The Last Oricru to be part of the starting portfolio of a brand New Koch Media label. We are looking forward to a fruitful and bright future of our new game IP and the entire collaboration!”, says Vladimir Gersl, Executive Producer at GoldKnights.
We are delighted to team up with GoldKnights for this upcoming release. The Last Oricru is a the perfect example for a game that mixes the charm of an indie game and the passion of experienced developers to create a game experience that is a perfect fit for our new premium games label. Our teams in Munich and around the world are going to support the dev team at GoldKnights with all of our local and global publishing and marketing experience.” said Niklas Kaeding, Global Communications Manager at Koch Media.

About GoldKnights
GoldKnights was founded in 2015 by Creative Director Pavel J. Strnad with a vision to build an epic gaming saga, joined later by Executive Producer Vladimir Gersl (Activision, Sony) to help utilize the potential of the studio to the fullest. A nearly 40 heads strong team, combines experienced professionals (PUBG, Keen Software House, NapNok Games, Ubisoft) with go-getting juniors, creating a unique mix of know-how and passion. Together they are working on their first title, action RPG The Last Oricru.
About Koch Media
The Koch Media Group is a global developer, publisher and distributor of video games, VR games, gaming hardware and merchandise.  

The group’s publishing activities, marketing and distribution extend throughout Europe, America, Australia and Asia. Koch Media has more than 25 years of experience in the digital media business and has risen to become a leading global publishing partner. The Koch Media Group runs a multi-label strategy with fully owned publishing units such as Deep Silver, Milestone, Vertigo Games and Ravenscourt, publishing games for consoles, PC and VR platforms across all physical and digital channels.

Additionally, as global publishing partner Koch Media has formed long-term multi-national publishing collaborations with numerous game publishers including Activision Blizzard, Bethesda, Capcom, CI Games, Giants Software, Kalypso, Koei Tecmo, Konami, Paradox, Sega, SNK, Square Enix, Techland, Tripwire, Warner Bros, and many others.

With its parent company in Höfen, Austria, and the Publishing HQ in Munich, Germany, Koch Media owns local publishing companies in Germany, UK, France, Spain, Italy, Sweden, the Netherlands, Austria, Switzerland, Poland, Australia, the United States as well as Japan and Hong Kong.

The Koch Media Group owns nine game development studios: Deep Silver Volition (Champaign, IL / USA), Deep Silver Dambuster Studios (Nottingham / UK), Deep Silver Fishlabs (Hamburg / Germany), Warhorse Studios (Prague / Czech Republic), Milestone (Milan / Italy), Voxler (Paris / France) , Flying Wild Hog (Warsaw, Kraków, Rzeszów  / Poland), Free Radical Design (Nottingham / UK) and Vertigo Games (Rotterdam /The Netherlands). Additionally, the Koch Media Group collaborates with numerous independent development studios around the world.

Part of the Koch Media Group is also Koch Films, a leading European independent film distributor with business primarily in Germany, Switzerland, Austria and Italy as a cinema, TV, online and Home Entertainment distributor. The Koch Media Group also owns Gaya Entertainment, a leading video game merchandise company in Munich, Germany, and the Quality Assurance Facility in Olomouc, Czech Republic.  

Koch Media is an Embracer Group company.