Raleigh, N.C. (February 24, 2011) – Gamebase USA, a subsidiary of Gamebase Co., Ltd, announced today that it is extending its activities in Greater China. The expansion is a direct result of the success of the company’s flagship product, Gamebryo, with Chinese video game developers and publishers.
A growing number of developers and publishers throughout Greater China are leveraging the Gamebryo 3D engine, including Tencent, Shanda, Gamania, Giant and Nineyou. Industry veteran Ben Mowery will direct activities in Greater China.
“We are excited to have Ben directing our activities in Greater China as we experience greater demand of the Gamebryo engine in that region,” said David Brame, the CEO of Gamebase USA. “Ben speaks fluent Chinese and English, is immersed in the Chinese video game industry, and is a trusted advisor to many of the leading video game developers and publishers throughout Greater China. We are lucky to have his expertise and leadership as we continue to expand our activities in Asia.”
The owner of Middleware Partners, Mowery is a former executive at Scaleform, a user interface tools company, where he was responsible for all sales, marketing and customer support initiatives in China. Prior to Scaleform, he served in a number of software design and product development roles at Intel, Oracle and NVIDIA, focusing on systems software, computer graphics and performance analysis.
“The Gamebryo 3D engine is a flexible and very dependable development solution for video game developers and publishers throughout Asia,” said JY Park, president of Gamebase Co. Ltd. “Gamebryo is a leading 3D engine and we continue to work closely with our customers to provide excellent technical support service.”
Best known for its industry-leading 3D game engines, Gamebryo and LightSpeed, Gamebase USA's technologies have been selected by studios around the world to bring nearly 300 titles across more than 15 genres to market, including titles like Kung-Fu LIVE, Epic Mickey, QQ Speed, Divinity II – Ego Draconis, Dance on Broadway, LEGO Universe, Bully, Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning and Civilization Revolution.
About Gamebase USA
Based in the Research Triangle Park region of North Carolina, Gamebase USA is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Gamebase Co. Ltd. Gamebase Co. Ltd. is headquartered in Seoul, Korea. Gamebase USA is the developer of Gamebryo, a 3D game engine that is available for development on all major platforms. Gamebryo, LightSpeed, and related logos are trademarks or registered trademarks of Gamebase Co., Ltd. in the United States and other countries. Other names may be trademarks of their respective owners. For more information about Gamebryo, please visit www.gamebryo.com.