Paris, France– July 24th, 2007 - Omegame today announced Ubisoft uses Menus Master to author the user interface of Dark Messiah Might&Magic®: Elements for the Xbox 360™ video game and entertainment system from Microsoft.
Menus Master helps artists and programmers to dramatically reduce the time it takes to author any sophisticated game user interfaces: 2D and 3D front-ends, in-game UIs and heads-up displays (HUD). The game user interface can be fully authored by artists, without any need for a programmer’s assistance.
Dark Messiah Might&Magic: Elements will allow Xbox 360 gamers worldwide to experience the brutal combat, highly detailed interactive environments and dark atmosphere that won the hearts of thousands of PC players, while building and expanding the experience in several areas.
“Menus Master added power and flexibility to our user interface development process” said Daniel Palix, Producer in charge of Dark Messiah Might&Magic: Elements,“it was critical in allowing the development team to quickly and easily make a lot of changes, even deep ones, in order to obtain the best user interface”.
“We are very proud Ubisoft decided to use Menus Master to author the user interface of Dark Messiah Might&Magic: Elements” said Sébastien Kohn, Sales&Marketing Director for Omegame“Ubisoft is a world leader game developer and publisher, and of Dark Messiah Might&Magic: Elements is a prestigious game of its portfolio, this is a token of trust showing the high reliability of Menus Master”.
Dark Messiah Might and Magic: Elements will be released in Q1 2008. For more information, please visit www.mightandmagic.com.
Omegame develops and licenses Menus Master, a complete user interface (UI) authoring toolchain. Menus Master helps designer and engineers to dramatically reduce the time it takes to author any sophisticated user interface, including 2D and 3D front-ends, in-game UIs and heads-up displays (HUD), using any kind of multimedia resources, including 2D bitmaps or vector graphics, 3D objects, videos, sounds, etc. To learn more, please visit www.omegame.com.
Ubisoft is a leading producer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment products worldwide and has grown considerably through a strong and diversified lineup of products and partnerships. Ubisoft has offices in 21 countries and sales in more than 50 countries around the globe. It is committed to delivering high-quality, cutting-edge video game titles to consumers. Ubisoft generated sales of 680 million Euros for the 2006-07 fiscal year. To learn more, please visit www.ubisoftgroup.com.
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