Los Angeles, September 8th, 2010 - ISM, the leading agency representing independent game developers ( http://www.ism-agency.com), today announced that it has added Big Bang Entertainment to its family of clients.
Big Bang Entertainment, founded in 2008 by industry veterans Ken George, Mike Giam, Chris Gilbert, and Bruce Hall, specializes in MMO and console games and is currently working on two first party projects for Sony Online Entertainment.
“Big Bang Entertainment is a developer like no other,” said Bob Jacob, Founding Partner of ISM.“A rare and perfect blend of technological and MMO game design know-how, their expertise brings a production advantage to publishers worldwide.”
Representing 10 AAA development studios for a total of more than 700 staffed developers, ISM assists creative individuals and their companies in all phases of the development process. By employing smart, experienced, and on-location agents throughout the global marketplace, ISM expertly pairs its clients with global publishing opportunities that are complimentary in creative vision and expectation for success.
“It’s a perfect fit for us,” said Ken George, President and CEO Big Bang Entertainment.“ISM understands the powerful connection players feel in MMO experiences. They share our belief that even today’s most innovative offerings only scratch the surface of what’s possible. Their dynamic vision and global reach make them perfectly suited to help us find partners to develop truly groundbreaking massively multiplayer experiences.”
About Big Bang:
Based in Phoenix, Arizona, Big Bang Entertainment was founded in 2008 by industry veterans Ken George, Mike Giam, Chris Gilbert and Bruce Hall. An independent AAA studio with senior staff expertise in all game genres and platforms, BBE focuses on bringing the MMOG experience to the console world such as Sony’s Free Realms.
Founded in 1996 with offices in Southern California, Northern California, New York, and Japan, ISM is the leading agency in interactive entertainment representing AAA studios such as: Asobo, Darkworks Studio, Digital Extremes, Larian Studios, Nihilistic, n-Space, Reverge Labs, Saber Interactive&Silicon Knights. On behalf of its clients, ISM has closed over 200 publishing deals, 20 with first party publishers.
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