Montreal, Canada / Eningen, Germany (July 2nd, 2008)– Quazal, makers of the award-winning Net-Z, Rendez-Vous and Spark! online multiplayer middleware, alongside Trinigy, makers of the Vision Engine, announce today that they have partnered to integrate Quazal’s online technologies with Vision 7.
With over 75 licensed titles, Trinigy’s Vision Engine is rapidly gaining favour far beyond its European roots, thanks to an excellent scene editor, high-performance multi-platform support and very reasonable licensing fees. With dozens of shipped titles, and dozens more in development, Quazal’s in-game and lobby/matchmaking technologies and services are rapidly becoming the developer’s choice for top-quality games.
“Often, our partners would ask us about online play, and because it wasn’t our focus, we didn’t have much guidance for them, which left them a lot of effort to search for a solid solution,” states Felix Roeken, General Manager at Trinigy.“With Quazal’s technologies available pre-integrated into Vision, it provides an easy solution for our developers, and something they can start with right away.”
“The team at Trinigy is great, and we’ve had a solid relationship with them for several years now,” said Mike Drummelsmith, Developer Relations Manager at Quazal.“We already have several joint customers, so this just makes it much easier for other companies to check out both technologies working together.”
Quazal’s Net-Z technology is available for evaluation on all consoles, PC and Mac. To learn more about Quazal’s technology and service offerings, please visit www.quazal.com, or contact firstname.lastname@example.org. The Vision Engine is currently available for evaluation on PC, Xbox 360™ and Playstation®3. For information on licensing from Trinigy, contact Richard Radmacher at email@example.com.
Quazal is the leading supplier of multiplayer middleware solutions for the entertainment industry. World-class publishers such as EA, Vivendi, Capcom, Eidos, Midway, CodeMasters, THQ and Ubisoft are joining the ranks of dozens of studios and independent developers that use Quazal's products to propel today’s most successful multiplayer games. In 2000, Quazal revolutionized network programming by rendering obsolete the traditional packet/socket paradigm. Since then, Quazal’s offering now encompasses in-game network engines, hosted game lobbies and technical services. Quazal's products are currently available for "PlayStation®2", "PSP™"(PlayStation®Portable), "PLAYSTATION®3", Xbox®, Xbox 360™, Windows®, Mac OS X, and Linux. For more information and demonstrations, visit www.quazal.com
Trinigy is an independent company focusing on the development of advanced 3D graphics technology with its headquarters based in Southern Germany and offices in Austin, TX (USA). In the field of 3D game engines, Trinigy is one of the world's leading companies. Trinigy’s cutting-edge Vision Game Engine forms the basis of numerous game titles, helping game creators to bring more immersive graphics onto the screen while at the same time drastically reducing development time and effort. Well-known game companies like Firefly, Take 2, Neowiz, Zed Group, dtp Entertainment und Spellbound use Vision for developing their games. More than 75 titles for PC, Xbox 360™ and Playstation®3 all over the world are based on the Vision Engine - ranging from Action, FPS and Sports over RTS and RPG titles to MMO games. More information can be found at www.trinigy.net.
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