Berlin/Geneva, December 2006: Last week TGC - The Games Company announced the first highlight of their 2007 line-up: In the first quarter of the year the RTS shooter Field Ops, highly esteemed by many German publishers, is due for release. With this product the Swiss game producer and publisher Freeze Interactive and the commissioned developer, Digital Reality, create a completely new genre, impatiently anticipated by the gamer community and the special interest press. Freeze Interactive, a newcomer in the business of digital entertainment, has formed an exclusive partnership for German-speaking countries with the young publisher TGC - The Games Company. Both partners consider the release of Field Ops as the beginning of a long-term strategic relationship. Freeze Interactive, headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, has not only created the Field Ops game, but also holds the worldwide rights of the brand and acts as producer and publisher.
Markus Malti, CEO of TGC, comments on the cooperation: "With the superb RTS shooter Field Ops Freeze Interactive enters the market in great style. We are very glad and proud that Freeze has opted for us as their partner and that we will publish and market the product in Germany."
Sebastien Morisod, Administrateur of Freeze Interactive comments : "We are very pleased to be working with TGC on Field Ops. Field Ops is a fantastic and highly innovative game that brings a totally new kind of gameplay to gamers and creates a new genre : the real-time strategy shooter. We know that TGC will put all their great enthusiasm, energy and knowledge behind the distribution of our game in Germany and german speaking territories."
About Freeze Interactive
Headquartered in Switzerland, Freeze Interactive is a videogames and interactive entertainment publisher dedicated to bring to market very innovative products, in terms of gameplay, technology and content. Freeze Interactive's vision is to create unique and fuller gaming experiences. The company includes a collection of individuals who have a vast array of gaming knowledge and expertise and hope to pioneer a number of games aimed toward gamers who desire deeper and more concentrated ideas.
About TGC - The Games Company
TGC - The Games Company, situated in Berlin, Germany, was founded in January 2006 by Markus Malti and Carsten Strehse. TGC´s adept partner Silver Style Entertainment does not only handle proprietary but also commissioned productions and offers excellent quality management services. TGC plans to bring app. 20 new products to market per annum. Within the next few years consoles and online media will gain more importance. The publisher puts the focus on adventures, role-playing games, strategy and simulation titles.