New York, NY August 17, 2009 - - Today Viva Media announced that it signed a deal with the German publisher bitComposer Games for the pc game RACE ON. RACE On is the latest game in the successful racing simulation franchise from SimBin Studios which has earned more than 100 accolades and awards and sold more than 1,000,000 units worldwide.
With more than 21 racetracks in 47 variations and 39 unique car models in 17 different race categories the Swedish racing "supremos" have created the most comprehensive title in the series to date.
RACE ON features today's greatest performance cars, including the Chevrolet Camaro, Cadillac CTS-V, Dodge Charger Super-Bee and Challenger SRT8.
Viva Media CEO Carlo Voelker commented, "Gamers will be excited to take these amazing muscle cars around some of the best tracks in the world including Laguna Seca (CA) and Road America (WI)."
"I am glad to continue the successful cooperation with Viva Media on RACE On in the US as they have done excellent work on all the former products from SimBin." says bitComposer Managing Director Wolfgang Duhr, "RACE On will give players the most extensive racing game of all time on PC, and we aim to work closely with Viva Media to build on the success of the series."
The game is scheduled to roll into retail on September 15th.
About Viva Media:
Viva Media LLC is a privately owned company in New York that is dedicated to publishing a wide array of interactive content of the highest standards. The company's collection of more than 100 multimedia titles touts over 100 awards for excellence in publishing. Recent releases include Grand Ages Rome, the wildly popular Crazy Machines series, the Learn to Play Chess series based on the world's #1 chess software engine, and renowned car racing simulation games such as GTR2 and GTR Evolution.
About bitComposer Games:
Based in Eschborn, Germany, bitComposer Games is an independent publishing company specializing in PC and video games. The team focuses on national and international marketing of entertainment products for the PC, consoles, and handhelds. bitComposer Games works with experienced development teams and service providers in the implementation of their own projects, licensed products, and contract productions. More information on bitComposer Games can be found at www.bit-composer.com.
The SimBin group is a privately owned group of Swedish companies active in the Video game and Entertainment industry and occupies a total staff of 80 people, consisting of 50 employees and 30 distributed consultant's world wide. In the SimBin portfolio of developed games you will find award winning titles like "GTR – The FIA GT Racing Game", "GT Legends", "GTR 2 – The FIA GT Racing Game", "RACE – The WTCC Game", "RACE 07 - The WTCC Game", "GTR Evolution" and "STCC The Game". GTR and RACE are registered trademarks owned by the SimBin group.