Icon Games announces Icon Partners publishing program

Dublin, Ireland. 28th October 2009

Icon Games Entertainment are now looking looking for micro-studios&independent developers to work with; via their Icon Partners publishing program. The company recently announced a move into digital self-publishing with 6 Wiiware and PSP mini titles. Now Icon is stepping up a gear by offering other micro-studios and independent developers a range of publishing support services, while ensuring that partner companies retain full IP rights to everything they create.

ICON can provide help&support at all stages of the development process:

• DEVELOPMENT RESOURCES

We can assist with advice and resources in the following areas: Programming, Art, Audio&QA

• TECHNOLOGY

We can provide our own cross-platform engine; which currently supports PC, PSP, Wii&iPhone

• PLATFORM ADVICE

Development advice and assistance with platform holder rules&standards

• FUNDING

Limited funding is available to see your game through to completion

• AGE RATINGS

We can handle the ratings process for all territories, and assist with the ratings fees

• PR

We can provide PR advice and contacts to help you get the word out there

If you’re interested in discussing further, email Richard ( rich@icongames.com).

Who are Icon Games?

We are an independent game development&digital publishing studio committed to creating games with a focus on compelling gameplay&fun! To date we have developed and released over 20 games for a variety of platforms– including Wii, PS2, PSP and PC.

The team has over ten years of successful development experience, working with various publishing partners– including Playlogic, Zoo Games, IN2Games, Ghostlight, Lego Media, THQ, TDK, Majesco, PlayIt, Midway, Midas Interactive, Mforma, Datel and Acclaim.

For more info on Icon and our forthcoming releases check out www.icongames.com

Contact details

Please feel free to contact me ( dan.marchant@obscure.co.uk) if you want more info or would like to set up a Q&A/Interview.

Alternatively email Richard at Icon games directly rich@icongames.com


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