FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Glasgow, United Kingdom– 16th Nov 2007– Firebrand Games today announced the appointment of game developer specialist PR agency Peppermint P to handle their account, signalling a new period of growth for the racing game specialist.
Firebrand runs its primary development business in Glasgow, United Kingdom and recently announced the opening of a US studio to aid its growth. The company has an enviable reputation for its 'Octane' high- quality racing game engine for the Nintendo DS Platform and has worked with a series of top-tier games publishers on their prime IP and licensed releases. Growth of their UK and USA teams will help spearhead their growth into other genres and gaming platforms.
Firebrand Games CEO, Mark Greenshields commented, "Finding a good PR agency that understands your needs as a developer is not an easy task. Peppermint P are unique as they specialise in our sector and truly understand our objectives. There are lots of exciting announcements to come from Firebrand, and we're delighted to have Peppermint on board to help us deliver them".
Peppermint P Director, Simon Jones added, "We're delighted to be working with Mark and his teams in the UK and the US. In their short time since launch, Firebrand has created an impressive track record in the racing sector and we look-forward to helping them build their profile much further.
Peppermint P specialises in working with clients in the games and mobile development industries. For more information see: www.peppermintp.co.uk or call: +44 207 870 8806
UK– 5 Oswald Street, Glasgow. G1 4QR. Tel: +44 141 243 2911
USA– 585 Courtenay Parkway, Suite 201, Merritt Island, Florida 32953. Tel: +1 321 600 0911
PO Box 1209, Knaphill, Woking, Surrey. GU21 9AN. Tel: +44 207 870 8806
NINTENDO DS is a Trademark of NINTENDO.
FIREBRAND, FIREBRAND GAMES and OCTANE are Trademarks of Firebrand Games Ltd.
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-- About Firebrand Games --
Firebrand Games have studios in Glasgow, UK and Florida, USA and specialise in the production of racing games which are developed using the company's proprietary technology; "Octane" which maximises efficiency and ensures consistent quality across products.
The company was founded and is run by Mark Greenshields who has been in the games industry his entire career (since 1981). Mark started off as an author of computer books teaching others how to write games and program in assembly language, before progressing to games programming, running development studios and working in the UK, France and Canada. Mark is a bone-fide petrol-head.
The company website is located at: www.firebrandgames.com
-- About Peppermint P --
Peppermint P are a PR agency that specializes in the video game and entertainment sectors. The management team brings over thirty years of video game PR and Marketing experience having worked in a variety of in-house and agency roles across the sector.
The company offers a unique specialist service for the video game development industry, giving those clients access to an experienced team, but for an affordable price.
The company's website is located at: www.peppermintp.co.uk