Unveiling the title with an Easter-themed clip. Hammerware, s.r.o., an independent studio announces a new title and launch of it's web campaign.
"We are going to bring a fresh air into once enormously popular but now repetitive tycoon genre," says Martin Prochazka, Managing Director of Hammerware. "Family Farm is essentially farming tycoon boosted with time-management style of play and focus on character development similar to RPGs. We are going to gradually reveal details of our concept step by step within the product web campaign. Our game is not trivial as other titles with similar theme, but involves complex game mechanics. We have approached the right person - experienced designer Vladimir Chvatil to work with us."
Mr. Vladimir Chvatil, is both video and board game designer. He worked on strategy titles Original War, UFO: Aftermath, UFO: Aftershock and inventive puzzle solving Fish Fillets as a founding member of Altar Interactive. From multiple board games he designed and published world-wide we can list: Through the Ages (IGA for best strategy game of 2007), Galaxy Trucker (Spiel des Jahres candidate, 2007), Space Alert (Sonderpreis, 2009) and Dungeon Lords.
Development of the title is supported by the MEDIA Programme of the European Union. It is one of the first interactive works which benefited from this fund established to support european audiovisual production.
Family Farm is going to be released in Semptember/October 2010 on Windows PC and Mac. Nintendo Wii version is planned.
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Hammerware, s.r.o. is an independent game development studio based in Brno, Czech Republic (EU). We debuted with a powerboat racer Aquadelic GT/Powerboat GT (in North America). The title was published by JoWooD/Dreamcatcher, 1C and other major publishers Prior working on Family Farm we developed a rail-shooter game for a Taiwan based coin-op machine manufacturer Injoy.
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