Ubisoft studio Blue Byte opts for latest “Vision Engine 7”
Eningen/Germany, Austin/USA, July 9th, 2008: Trinigy, a leading provider of 3D Game Engines with offices in Germany and Austin, TX today announced a license deal with Ubisoft studio Blue Byte. In the scope of the agreement Blue Byte gains access to Trinigy’s latest Vision Engine 7.0 which has been unveiled quite recently.
Ubisoft studio Blue Byte is one of the pioneers of the games industry in Europe. Being founded in 1988 the company has been focussing on developing innovative and successful computer and video games for a broad audience. Blue Byte’s highly acclaimed game titles have been sold far in excess of 10 millions copies all over the world.
“Blue Byte is a highly renowned studio and we are delighted to welcome them as a customer.”, points out Dag Frommhold, Managing Partner at Trinigy. “We are proud to support their team with our technology.”
“We have been evaluating multiple technologies.”, explains Dietmar Meschede, Head of Programming at Blue Byte. “Trinigy’s Vision Engine and their outstanding support convinced us all along the line. They are a perfect fit for us.”
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, Xbox360 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. www.trinigy.net
Ubisoft is a leading producer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment products worldwide and has grown considerably through a strong and diversified line-up of products and partnerships. Ubisoft has offices in 25 countries and sales in 55 countries around the globe. It is committed to delivering high-quality, cutting-edge video game titles to consumers. Ubisoft generated sales of 928 million euros for the 2007–08 fiscal year. To learn more, please visit www.ubisoftgroup.com.
About the Ubisoft studio Blue Byte
Blue Byte is one of the pioneers of the German gaming industry. The company was founded in 1988 and has since then focussed on the development of entertainment software. Blue Byte created two of the most famous series in the history of PC games in Germany: The Settlers® series and the Battle saga. The Settlers - a highly acclaimed strategic simulation game - sold more than 6 million copies worldwide. In the summer of 2003, the series celebrated its 10th anniversary. Today, Blue Byte is a 100% subsidiary of Ubisoft. For more information, please visit www.bluebyte.net