Santa Monica News
Cloud Imperium Opens News Studio
By Shine Huang
May 8, 2013 - 9:20:37 AM

SANTA MONICA—Developer of Star Citizen, Cloud Imperium Games has opened a new office in Santa Monica to assist development of the structure game engine and high-end creative elements.

Game Screen of Star Citizen

“We couldn't be more pleased with hanging our shingle up in Santa Monica. It's an incredibly creative community here already with a lot of game development and art resources all around us," said Chris Roberts, leader of Cloud Imperium Santa Monica.

Since last fall 2011, Cloud Imperium Games has raised $9 million for its space simulation Star Citizen between a Kickstarter campaign and direct contributions. The company has already had branches in Austin and Los Angeles.

Cloud Imperium is now planning to hire 20 individuals to fill the 2,900 square feet new studio. For more information, visit:

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