SOLD: Oysterworld IP Asset Sale


Andrew Tate and Maxine Reid of Kreston Reeves LLP, the Joint Administrators of Oysterworld Limited (in Administration) (“Oysterworld” or “the Company”) have appointed Metis Partners to support the marketing and sale of the intellectual property (“IP”) assets belonging to the Company.


  • Innovative games, developed for the children’s market
  • Unique Hidden Objects Puzzle Adventure (HOPA) technology
  • Market-ready children’s game, Pooka: Magic and Mischief, with immense monetisation potential
  • Registered domain names
  • Attractive branding

This is a unique opportunity to purchase the IP assets linked to Oysterworld, a top tier independent games developer for the social gaming and download markets. The Company’s IP portfolio includes an innovative games portfolio, as well as a proprietary HOPA technology in order to produce further games.


All offers and requests for more information should be submitted by email directly to Morven Fraser at or Nat Baldwin at The deadline for offers has been set at noon, 18th October 2016.


Oysterworld was an innovative, independent games developer, focused on creating HOPA games as well as the lead game, Pooka: Magic and Mischief. Pooka: Magic and Mischief was set in a 3D world in which players could create their own Pooka, blending elements from virtual pet, role playing games, and collect-’em-ups. The game was originally targeted at those aged 7 and over.

In addition, the Company also focused on creating HOPA games, using literary works to create brand recognition such as The Great Gatsby and Dr Who.

The Company were involved in the development of Univiricity a unique multi-player game which aided language learning. In conjunction with HeatCity LLC, Oysterworld created a prototype game to demonstrate the capability of unique elements.

Oysterworld had begun development of a unique HOPA technology that has been used in the development of games such as Frankenstein. We understand that this was used in order to handle data more quickly as well as to expedite the cycle time.

This opportunity is likely to be of interest to those operating in areas including, but not limited to game development, software and children’s apps.


  • Software & Source Code
  • HOPA Technology
  • Goodwill in the Oysterworld brand and reputation
  • User Data
  • Registered Domain Names
  • Organisational Knowledge