Utgivaren #Groove Games, som gett ut titlar såsom #Pariah och #Land of the Dead: Road to Fiddler's Green, har öppnat en ny utvecklarstudio i Toronto. Några officiella spelplaner finns inte i dagsläget men enligt pressmeddelandet har folket på företaget tidigare arbetat med bland annat #Silent Hill och #GTA: San Andreas.
BEDLAM REIGNS AS GROOVE ANNOUNCES NEW FLAGSHIP DEVELOPMENT STUDIO
Bedlam to Develop Triple-A, Next-Gen Games Based on Original IP
TORONTO, ON - September 7, 2006 - Groove Games, a global interactive entertainment software publisher, today announced Bedlam, a new flagship studio dedicated to the development of triple-A games based on original intellectual property. Bedlam's mission is to create innovative gameplay experiences born of exceptional design and realized by a world-class team in an unparalleled work environment.
"At Bedlam, we promote creativity and empower our employees to take daring new strides when designing games," said Zandro Chan, Director of Game Development at Bedlam. "The growing team brings triple-A development experience to the table, and we look forward to releasing details about our first project shortly."
Members of the Toronto-based Bedlam team have worked on a strong portfolio of titles including Silent Hill, Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas, Manhunt, and The Warriors. The veteran group is comprised of former EA Canada, Ubisoft, and Rockstar employees, and contributes experience from the videogame, film, television, and graphics industries.
For more information, please visit www.bedlamgames.com
Bedlam is a fully-funded, publisher-owned flagship development studio devoted to the creation of triple-A next-generation games based on original intellectual properties. The studio was formed in late 2005 by a seasoned group of industry professionals from top-tier companies including Rockstar, Electronic Arts and Ubisoft who are united in their belief that games can be developed differently. Bedlam is devoted to the proposition that the most talented, passionate team will deliver the best possible game to consumers when they are empowered, respected and guided by intelligent design and strategic planning.
About Groove Games
Headquartered in Toronto, Canada, Groove Games is a global publisher of interactive entertainment software. Groove's mission is to partner with leading developers and publish great games for avid gamers everywhere. Groove has recently published Digital Extremes' first-person action game, Pariah and the multi-platform game, Playboy: The Mansion. For more information visit www.groovegames.com.