September 3, 2009: Cerebral Vortex Games, Inc., a developer of casual videogames formerly based in St. Catharines, is pleased to announce that it is consolidating operations at a brand new office in Thorold, Ontario.
"Our new Thorold office is already in full operation," said Keith Makse, President of Cerebral Vortex Games. "We're developing great casual games for PC, iPhone and other platforms."
Games developed at the Thorold office will include the musical memory game Sonus, and the augmented reality game Ghost Breaker. Both titles are being made for the iPhone. The company is also developing the Match 3 meets forensic detectives game Trace Evidence: The Hunt for the Black Orchid.
"We'll be making them available to gamers very soon," said Makse. "Look for more announcements in the coming weeks."
The new Thorold office is made possible through a partnership with Venture Niagara, which will be providing support and funding to Cerebral Vortex Games., Inc.
"VentureNiagara made it possible for us to move out of our virtual office and into our real one," said Makse. "Cerebral Vortex Games has long-standing ties to the Niagara region. We look forward to a long, productive relationship with our friends at Venture Niagara."
"We are pleased to provide financing to Cerebral Vortex Games. This company has great potential in an industry that is creating jobs and growing the local economy. We wish Mr. Makse and Cerebral Vortex much success," stated Frank Rupcic, Venture Niagara's General Manager. About Cerebral Vortex Games
Established in October 2006, the Thorold, Ontario-based Cerebral Vortex Games (CVG) is an independent multi-platform developer of games for casual audiences. Titles developed by CVG include the hidden object game Mysterious Worlds: The Secret of Oak Island and the action/puzzle game Word Burst. The company recently announced the development of its first iPhone games, Ghost Breaker, Split Words and Sonus.
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About Venture Niagara
Venture Niagara assists small and medium sized business through advisory services and financing in the municipalities of Grimsby, Lincoln, Pelham, Welland, Niagara-on-the-Lake and Thorold. Venture Niagara is also active in economic development projects to support and strengthen the communities served by the organization. For more information visit http://ventureniagara.com