Press release

Make Your Own Destiny: Project Echoes of the End Announced

First Look at the Narrative-Driven Action-Adventure under Koch Media’s New Publishing Label Prime Matter

– Koch Media and Myrkur Games are delighted to announce Project Echoes of the End as part of the portfolio of Koch Media’s brand-new publishing label Prime Matter.

The game  is a narrative-driven third-person action-adventure set in a unique fantasy world. Players step into the role of Ryn, a seasoned fighter with the unique ability to manipulate and destroy matter, taking players on a journey to a unique Fantasy world with a rich lore and breathtaking landscapes.

The highly ambitious action-adventure is the first title developed by Myrkur Games, a pocket-sized studio located in Reykjavík, Iceland, that is extremely motivated to deliver a new approach to storytelling.

Get a first glimpse of the game in the Prime Matter reel will premier during the Summer Games Fest’s Kick Off Live show hosted by Geoff Keighley. Geoff will also be showing the trailer – and hearing from the team at Reikon - at a special streaming event on Friday 11 June.

We’re incredibly excited to announce our partnership with Koch Media for the development of our upcoming action-adventure game,” said Halldór S. Kristjánsson, CEO & Game Director at Myrkur Games.

“Koch shares our high ambition and passion to deliver phenomenal gaming experiences, and their team has been wonderful to work with. Koch empowers us to do what we do best, and we couldn’t be more excited to show you some of what we have in store.”

About Myrkur Games
Myrkur Games is a new video game development studio based in Reykjavík, Iceland. The studio was founded with the mission to deliver deeply compelling game experiences with impactful stories. We strive to bring joy and wonder, through expertly crafted and detailed experiences, to gamers around the world.
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.