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Starbreeze is an independent creator, publisher and distributor of high quality entertainment products. The Company creates games by own design and through licensed content, aiming to create franchises that prosper as games and elsewhere. Starbreeze's most recent games include PAYDAY 2, the adrenaline fuelled bank robbing co-op game and the upcoming survival co-op FPS OVERKILL’s The Walking Dead based on the hit comic series. Starbreeze is pioneering digital self-publishing, inviting developers to leverage its self publishing knowhow on Steam, having one of the largest communities on the digital distribution platform. 
Next, Starbreeze is set to develop truly immersive virtual reality experiences, integrating software and hardware in the Project StarVR and the StarVR head mounted display.
TypePublic
Founded1998
HQStockholm, SE
Websitestarbreeze.com
Employee Ratings2.6

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2020)125(-6%)
Share Price (Oct 2020)KR1.2
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Starbreeze

Torgny Hellström

Torgny Hellström

Chairman of the Board
Jan Benjaminson

Jan Benjaminson

Director
Kerstin Sundberg

Kerstin Sundberg

Director
Tobias Sjögren

Tobias Sjögren

Director
Martin Ternheim

Martin Ternheim

HR Director, Sedan
Anna Lagerborg

Anna Lagerborg

Director
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Starbreeze Office Locations

Starbreeze has an office in Stockholm
Stockholm, SE (HQ)
38 Regeringsgatan
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Starbreeze Financials and Metrics

Starbreeze Revenue

Market capitalization (20-Oct-2020)

880.7m

Closing stock price (20-Oct-2020)

1.2
Starbreeze's current market capitalization is kr880.7 m.
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Starbreeze Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

75/100

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Starbreeze Online and Social Media Presence

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Starbreeze News and Updates

Starbreeze Resolves on a Fully Guaranteed Rights Issue of SEK 250 Million to Enable Full Focus on Continued Development of Payday 3 and Strengthening Financial Position

STOCKHOLM, June 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Starbreeze AB (publ) ("Starbreeze" or the "Company") has today resolved on a rights issue of class A and class B shares of approximately SEK 250 million before transaction costs (the "Rights Issue"). The proceeds from the...

Home Starbreeze & Smilegate agree to amend convertible bond terms extended to 2024 for an estimated surcharge of SEK 165 million. Both are subordinated & will be paid from available cash flow

STOCKHOLM ( December 6th, 2019) – As part of the reconstruction process for Starbreeze, the company has reached agreement with Smilegate on amended convertible bond terms and other dealings related to the Crossfire game project. The maturity of the convertible bond will be extended from February 202…

Home Starbreeze and Smilegate reach agreement to discontinue the Crossfire project and Starbreeze will post an impairment loss of SEK 111 million in the fourth quarter of 2019

STOCKHOLM (December 6, 2019) – As part of the reconstruction process for Starbreeze, the company has reached agreement with Smilegate on amended convertible bond terms and other dealings related to the Crossfire game project. The parties have decided to discontinue the collaboration related to the C…

Global VR Equipment Market Report 2019 by Technology and Top Companies- Starbreeze, Google, Vuzix, Htc, Sony and more...

A new market study, titled “Global VR Equipment Market Professional Survey Report 2019”, has been featured on WiseGuyReports. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Notice of Annual General Meeting in Starbreeze AB (publ)

STOCKHOLM, May 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --The shareholders in Starbreeze AB (publ), reg.no. 556551-8932, (the "Company") are hereby convened to the Annual General Meeting (the "Meeting") on Tuesday 4 June 2019, at 15.00 at Biograf Skandia, Drottninggatan 82, Stockholm. Notice Shareholders who ...

Starbreeze sells back 10 Crowns publishing rights to Mohawk Games

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN (April 26, 2019) – Starbreeze and Mohawk Games have mutually agreed to sell back the publishing rights to Mohawk for “10 Crowns”. Starbreeze expects to be fully reimbursed for costs the company has had in connection with development of the game. read more
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Starbreeze Blogs

Report from the Extraordinary General Meeting of shareholders in Starbreeze AB (publ)

STOCKHOLM–– The Extraordinary General Meeting of shareholders in Starbreeze AB (publ) was held today on 13 August 2020 in Stockholm. The Extraordinary General Meeting resolved in accordance with the Board of Directors’ proposal on amendment of the Articles of Association and approved the Board of Di…

Starbreeze announces terms of its fully guaranteed rights issue of SEK 250 million

NOT FOR RELEASE, PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, IN OR INTO AUSTRALIA, HONG KONG, CANADA, NEW ZEALAND, SINGAPORE, THE UNITED STATES OR ANY OTHER JURISDICTION WHERE SUCH PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION OF THIS PRESS RELEASE WOULD BE SUBJECT TO LEGAL RESTRICTIONS …

PAYDAY 2™: SILK ROAD – Family Matters out NOW

The path of the long and windy Silk Road knows no bounds. The third chapter in the PAYDAY 2: Silk Road campaign continues on the heels of the successful San Martín Bank heist, and the Payday Gang must rescue a close ally that got caught by the Mexican police. He is being held at a […]

Starbreeze resolves on a fully guaranteed rights issue of SEK 250 million to enable full focus on continued development of PAYDAY 3 and strengthening financial position

The Board of Directors of Starbreeze AB (publ) (“Starbreeze” or the “Company”) has today resolved on a rights issue of class A and class B shares of approximately SEK 250 million before transaction costs (the “Rights Issue”). The proceeds from the Rights Issue will be used to strengthen the financia…

Report from the Annual General Meeting of shareholders in Starbreeze AB (publ)

STOCKHOLM –– The Annual General Meeting of shareholders in Starbreeze AB (publ) was held on 13 May 2020 in Stockholm. A summary of the resolutions taken by the AGM follows. For complete details concerning all resolutions, please see the basis for resolutions by the annual general meeting, which is a…

Starbreeze AB (publ) Interim Q1 2020 report

First quarter 2020 Net sales were SEK 22.0 million (47.8). PAYDAY accounted for SEK 21.7 million (26.7), in the comparison period for 2019 a non-reoccurring revenue of SEK 13,2 million is included. EBITDA* amounted to SEK 10.5 million (-106.7). Depreciation, amortization and impairments totalled SEK…
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Starbreeze Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Starbreeze founded?

    Starbreeze was founded in 1998.

  • Who are Starbreeze key executives?

    Starbreeze's key executives are Torgny Hellström, Jan Benjaminson and Kerstin Sundberg.

  • How many employees does Starbreeze have?

    Starbreeze has 125 employees.

  • Who are Starbreeze competitors?

    Competitors of Starbreeze include nDreams, Solfar Studios and Coatsink Software.

  • Where is Starbreeze headquarters?

    Starbreeze headquarters is located at 38 Regeringsgatan, Stockholm.

  • Where are Starbreeze offices?

    Starbreeze has an office in Stockholm.

  • How many offices does Starbreeze have?

    Starbreeze has 1 office.