Rival Games
Based in Turku, Finland

Release date:
Early 2018

Nintendo Switch


Regular Price:


Based on the best-selling comic by Robert Kirkman, Thief of Thieves: Season One is a story of heists and the people behind them. It’s time for Celia, protege of master thief Redmond, to make the leap from apprentice to master. A botched job takes Celia to Europe, where she joins a new team of criminals for a crime spree. Get to know your team, choose your approach on the field, but be careful – the choices you make may have drastic consequences. A new continent and a new team, will you make the cut? Thief of Thieves is based on the comic book series created by Robert Kirkman and published by Skybound Entertainment.



  • Based on Robert Kirkman’s comic book series, Thief of Thieves Season One allows gamers to experience the life of Celia, making her way from a petty burglar to a master thief
  • Stunning Visuals – Unique visual style combining hand-drawn 2D comics and 3D environments into one seamlessly flowing story experience
  • Living, breathing characters brought to life by such voice actors like Fryda Wolff (Mass Effect: Andromeda), Stephen Stanton (Rogue One), Emily O’Brien (Death Stranding), Cissy Jones (Firewatch, The Walking Dead: Season 1), Fred Tatasciore (Kung Fu Panda 2), and Elias Toufexis (Deus Ex: Human Revolution)
  • A tailor-made story – the choices you make shape the narrative and build the relationships with your team members


Thief of Thieves: Season One Launch Trailer YouTube

Thief of Thieves Announcement Teaser YouTube

Making of Thief of Thieves: Season One - Narrative YouTube

Making of Thief of Thieves: Season One - Design YouTube

Making of Thief of Thieves: Season One - Art and Audio YouTube

Awards & Recognition

    • "Winner, The Finnish Game Awards - Best Creative Achievement of the Year 2018" 2019
    • "Winner, GDWC - Pro Category" 2018
    • "Winner, Game Connection Development Awards - Most Promising IP" 2018
    • "Winner, Game Connection Development Awards - Best Story / Storytelling" 2018
    • "Winner, Game Industry Conference - The Best Video Game Trailer" 2018
    • "Nominee, Game Connection Development Awards - Best Quality of Art" 2018
    • "Nominee, Game Connection Development Awards - Best Console / PC Hardcore" 2018
    • "Nominee, Game Connection Development Awards - Most Original Game" 2018
    • "Nominee, Game Connection Development Awards - Best Casual Game" 2018

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      About Rival Games

      Founded in 2013, Rival Games is an independent game developer in Turku, Finland comprised of passionate and talented individuals with international backgrounds. Our cross-disciplined core team is developing new innovations in interactive storytelling, and we are currently at work on various commercial projects.

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      Thief of Thieves: Season One Credits

      Jukka Laakso
      CEO / Co-founder

      Sami Lehtinen
      CTO / Co-founder

      Thomas Kight III
      Graphics / Co-founder

      Ville Ojala
      Audio / Co-founder

      Timo Naskali
      Lead Programmer

      Mika Sorvari
      Lead Writer

      Janne Kodisoja
      Game Designer

      Roman Loktev
      Graphical Artist

      Tommi Hartikainen
      Lead Audio Designer

      Pasi Österman

      Iina Hänninen
      Creative Director

      Markus Tervola
      Graphical Artist

      Kimmo Kari
      Chief Product Officer

      KJ Kallio
      Lead Artist

      Toivo Järvi

      Max Lindblad

      Pau Norontaus
      Graphical Artist

      Markku Wiik
      Graphical Artist

      Janos Honkonen
      Lead Writer

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