Paradox Development Studio

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Paradox Development Studio is the development division of Paradox Interactive AB. It was established when it was split off as separate company in January 2012.

On 30th April 2021 it was announced that the name Paradox Development Studio is no longer used for the single studio, but that earlier that year the team was split up in three distinct studios internally called PDS Green, PDS Red, and PDS Gold. Together they still form the entity Paradox Development Studio.

PDS Green is in charge of the development of Stellaris and it is led by Rikard Åslund.PDS Green also works with the support of Paradox Arctic, the studio in Umeå.

PDS Red is in charge of the development of Crusader Kings III. They also work closely with Paradox Thalassic in Malmö. The studio is led by Johanna Uddståhl Friberg. She was previously Studio Manager for Arctic and worked on the coordination between all Paradox studios.

PDS Gold is in charge of Hearts of Iron IV. The lead of this studio is Thomas Johansson.

Credited on 12 Games from 2012 to 2023

Star Trek: Infinite (2023 on Windows, Macintosh)
Victoria 3 (2022 on Linux, Windows, Macintosh)
Crusader Kings III (2020 on Linux, Windows, PlayStation 5...)
Imperator: Rome (2019 on Linux, Windows, Macintosh...)
Hearts of Iron IV (2016 on Linux, Windows, Macintosh)
Hearts of Iron IV (Cadet Edition) (2016 on Windows, Macintosh, Linux...)
Hearts of Iron: War Stories (2016 on iPhone, Android, iPad)
Stellaris (2016 on Linux, Windows, Macintosh...)
Europa Universalis IV (2013 on Linux, Windows, Windows Apps...)
March of the Eagles (2013 on Windows, Macintosh)
Crusader Kings II (2012 on Linux, Windows, Macintosh)
Europa Universalis II (2001 on Windows, Macintosh)

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