Havok’s Product Suite Powers NEOWIZ CRS’ Project Black Sheep
SAN FRANCISCO – July 24, 2013 –Havok™, a leading provider of game technology, announces today that it has licensed its suite of technologies to power NEOWIZ CRS’ upcoming multiplayer action RPG title, Project Black Sheep. The advanced Havok Vision Engine is used to drive the title’s jaw-dropping visuals, while the Havok’s Animation Studio, Physics, Destruction and AI tools helped developers at NEOWIZ CRS deliver a compelling and immersive world rife with giant monsters and dynamically-generated, destructible environment and battle elements. Closed beta testing will be available early next year.
Project Black Sheep draws players deep into a world full of mystery and magic, to investigate a series of supernatural phenomena by order of the Vatican. Deep, intuitive controls allow players to easily engage in intense action RPG gameplay set in a vast and elaborate world. With the World Dynamic feature, each encounter provides players a unique mix of stage and battle elements to ensure a different gameplay experience with each encounter.
“The NEOWIZ CRS team did an amazing job leveraging Havok Vision Engine together with Havok’s full range of game development technologies to bring dynamic environmental destruction, advanced physics, realistic animation and incredible visuals to the game,” said Brian Waddle Vice President of Worldwide Sales and Marketing at Havok. “Project Black Sheep truly is the first of its kind and we are really excited to see this game in the market.”
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As a leading provider of games development technologies, Havok has over 13 years of experience servicing the most demanding technology requirements for leading customers in the commercial games and entertainment industry. A combination of superior technology and dedication to delivering industry leading support to its customers has led to the company’s technologies being used in over 500 of the best known and award-winning titles including Halo 4, Assassin’s Creed III, Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance, Injustice: God Among Us, DmC: Devil May Cry, The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, Guild Wars 2, and Modern Combat 4: Zero Hour. Havok works in partnership with the world’s best known publishers, developer studios and developer teams, including Microsoft Games Studios®, Sony Computer Entertainment Inc., Nintendo®, Ubisoft®, NC Soft, Rockstar, EA, Bethesda ™, Insomniac, Relic, Bungie, Naughty Dog, Evolution Studios and Guerrilla Games. Its cross-platform, professionally supported technology is available for the Xbox One and Xbox 360™ video game and entertainment systems, PlayStation®4 and PlayStation®3 computer entertainment systems, Windows 7, Windows 8, PlayStation Vita®, Wii™, Wii U, Android™, iOS, Windows RT, Windows Phone 8, Apple Mac OS and Linux.
About NEOWIZ GAMES:
NEOWIZ GAMES (CEO: Kiwon Lee) is a game company representing Korea, which was born from a spin-off of NEOWIZ in 2007. It provides various game services including shooting and RPG through WWW.PMANG.COM, a game portal and has CrossFire (China), Special Force, Slugger, A.V.A and etc. for its main games.
About NEOWIZ CRS:
NEOWIZ GAME (CEO: Yonghwan Oh) developing Project Black Sheep is a professional game development company, located in Seoul and dedicated game studio representing Korea, which developed various online games. It has been operated as a subsidiary of NEOWIZ since 2011 and is a well-known development company in the game industry for its developers with skills and rich experience.