Darmstadt, 2nd November 2005: As Studio Manager of 10TACLE STUDIOS AG Oskar Gilbert from now on links the competences of the international development studios and makes possible the technical linkage of their projects. The special focus is the development and standardisation of production processes as well as the implementation of the new "Neo-Reality Engine" from 10TACLE STUDIOS Belgium.
The 36-year old Frenchman worked for Criterion Software before he changed to the 10TACLE team. As Head of Developer Relations at Criterion Software he was responsible for the cooperation of the Middleware manufacturer with its customers for 3 years and was involved in the production of award-winning titles like GTA III, Max Payne 2 or The Settlers 5. Moreover in this position he made a major contribution to the increased use of the Renderware-technology which is regarded as one of the industry standards in game development with more than 500 productions world-wide.
"The growth strategy of 10TACLE requires a meaningful linkage of our development resources. In the position of Studio Manager all the threads come together and Oskar Gilbert is the perfect choice for this position. Thanks to his experience in integrating system processes and the introduction of industry standards as well as being in charge of Middleware-solutions he is an invaluable gain for our team," Michele Pes, CEO 10TACLE STUDIOS AG, underlines the importance of the newly created position.
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10TACLE STUDIOS AG is one of the leading German game-publishers. As a facilitator between investors, developers and distributors in the games industry, the company fills an important gap in the current business field. Founded by CEO Michele Pes in August 2003, the company now employs 150 associates in its locations in Darmstadt, Hanover, Bratislava, Charleroi and Singapore. With its product portfolio 10TACLE covers all three major pillars of interactive entertainment: online, offline, and wireless.
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