Reforged Studios, a Helsinki, Finland-based game studio, raised $2.5m in funding.
Chinese Internet technology and video game company NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTES), made the investment via Beijing-based NetEase Capital venture arm, which focuses on early-stage VC investments in technology companies.
The company intends to use the funds to accelerate and enhance development of existing and new projects as well as recruit new people in the Nordic region.
Formed in 2015 and Teemu Vilén, CEO, Reforged Studios plans to release its first title, an epic fantasy army battler, on mobile devices in 2016.
The company also has an office in Los Angeles.