San Jose, CA (PRWEB) March 7, 2005
EnvyGames, a privately held game development studio, today announced a multi-year licensing agreement with Touchdown Entertainment to use Jupiter Technology for next generation console development. Jupiter Technology, which is currently available for PC and Xbox, has powered commercially successful games, including No One Lives Forever 2 and TRON 2.0.
ÂWe were most impressed with JupiterÂs power and flexibility on the Xbox consoleÂ, says EnvyGamesÂ President, John Kanalakis. ÂJupiter nicely packages many important components along with its high quality rendering engine, allowing our team to focus on creating great game play.Â
EnvyGames performed an exhaustive search for an appropriate middleware solution provider that targets the Xbox game console. Their evaluation compared runtime performance, asset integration, tool flexibility, and visual effects. Everything needed to create visually compelling, high-performance action games.
About Touchdown Entertainment
Based in Kirkland, Washington, Touchdown Entertainment, Inc. is pioneering the business of technology licensing by offering multiple cross-platform development solutions. Touchdown Entertainment currently develops and markets Jupiter Technology and FEAR Technology to developers based in North America, Europe and Asia. Based on some of the most highly acclaimed properties in gaming, these systems provide a broad set of technologies and tools that empower developers of 3D games and applications to focus on content creation rather than technology development. For more information regarding Touchdown Entertainment, visit the companyÂs web site at http://www.touchdownentertainment.com
EnvyGames, LLC is a privately held game development studio founded in early 2004 that produces plot-driven action/adventure titles for the Xbox game console and is based in San Jose, CA. For more information, visit the companyÂs web site at http://www.envygames.com
President, EnvyGames LLC