The partnership will see two companies working together in various regional programs.
Chessen comes with prior experience working in various executive roles.
A new game mode will allow players to go head-to-head against Gran Turismo Sophy AI.
The company will use the capital to expand its launch game, Shardfall.
Hazen joined Firaxis in 2020 and has prior experience in Epic Games and PopCap Games.
The studio aims to create a workspace focusing on mutual trust and open communication.