For Immediate Release
ROTTERDAM, NETHERLANDS - February 27, 2007 - Mystic Game Development today announced that Tilted Mill Entertainment has licensed the EMotion FX character animation SDK for current projects.
"Using EMotionFX as the framework for our model and animation system on our current project has allowed our programming team to focus on the engine details needed to make our game unique." said Chris Beatrice, President of Tilted Mill Entertainment. "EMotion FX 3 has eliminated the need to create custom animation and model systems for our game. Their support team has been one of the most responsive 3rd parties we've worked with -- their rapid assistance and ready-made tools for our art pipeline have made all aspects of our development go very smoothly."
"Tilted Mill is known for their historical simulation games such as the recent Caesar IV. We are looking forward to working with them as they use EMotion FX 3," said John van der Burg, Development Director of Mystic Game Development. "With the power of EMotion FX 3, game developers like Tilted Mill access a full animation system with everything from facial animation, full body animation, per character multiple animation blending, IK and character customization out of the box as well as the additional features and the performance developers need to produce and run character art as quickly and efficiently as demanded by the games of today."
About Mystic Game Development
Founded in 1999, Mystic Game Development is a Netherlands based pioneer in real-time character animation middleware used in the creation of interactive online and next generation console games. Used by leading game developers such as Mythic Entertainment, Sigil Games Online, Webzen, SimBin, Nexon Corporation, IMC Games, Piranha Bytes, EGN Co., and DragonFly GF Co., the company's latest product EMotion FX 3 was build from the ground up to harness the power of multi-core and multi-cpu consoles and PCs. Detailed information for EMotion FX 3 is supplied to commercial game developers on request only via the contact or evaluation request forms at www.emotionfx.com .
About Tilted Mill Entertainment
Tilted Mill, based in Framingham, Massachusetts, was established in 2002 by veteran game developers dedicated to the creation of the highest quality strategy games, role-playing games and simulations for the PC and other gaming platforms. For more information, visit www.tiltedmill.com