Eningen , Germany– Dec 3, 2010– Trinigy , an industry leading 3D game engine provider with over 150 licensees and offices in Germany, Austin, TX and Seoul, Korea, today announced that four developers who used the Vision Engine to develop their games have won German Developer Awards. The winning titles and categories include:
- <*> Best Game of 2010: Settlers 7: Paths to a Kingdom by Ubisoft Blue Byte*> <*> Best Strategy Game: Settlers 7: Paths to a Kingdom by Ubisoft Blue Byte*> <*> Best Console Game: ArcaniA– Gothic 4 by Spellbound Entertainment and JoWood*> <*> Best Action Game: Trapped Dead by Crenetic Studios and HeadUp Games*> <*> Best Newcomer Game: Night of Joanne by Sluggerfly*>
The German Developer Awards is a peered-based award event honoring the very best of German game development. Awards are given in three main categories: game genre, game discipline and by public vote, with one developer winning the coveted Best Game of the Year. Vision-based games won in three of the nine genre-based categories, in addition to the Best Newcomer Game and Game of the Year categories.
“First of all, I’d like to congratulate all of our customers who were nominated and who won the award,” said Felix Roeken, general manager of Trinigy.“It is really exciting to see all of the hard work of those talented teams pay off, and to know that our technology and our staff hand a small hand in their success.”
Based in Southern Germany, Austin, TX and Seoul, Korea, Trinigy is a privately owned company committed to providing groundbreaking game engine technology and first-class support to video game and serious game development studios across the globe. Engineered to provide more creative and technical freedom, the company’s Vision Engine iscurrently in use in more than 150 commercial game productions by well-known companies such as Ubisoft, Take 2, Dreamcatcher, NeoWiz, Spellbound, TimeGate Studios, Robot Entertainment, Nitro Games and more.
The Vision Engine has proven its versatility in a multitude of game genres, including real-time strategy, racing, first-person shooters, role-playing games and massively multiplayer online (MMO) games. It is available and optimized for performance on PC (DX9, DX10, DX11), Xbox360®, PLAYSTATION®3, Nintendo Wii™, XBLA™, PSN™, WiiWare™, and now, most common browsers.