27th March 2007, New Jersey, USA. Saber Interactive (TimeShift, Will Rock), a leading independent game development studio announces the hiring of industry veteran Rick Raymo as Director of Game Content.
Rick has over 19 years of experience in the game industry. Raymo has produced and contributed creatively to over 30 titles to date. He has been credited on a large number of Duke Nukem 3D projects, Blood, Shadow Warrior, Death Rally and Max Payne.
Along the way he has worked with such companies as I.D.G., GT Interactive, GameSpy, Red Jade, Interactive Studio Management, Hudson Soft and brought enthusiastic efforts to improve the gameplay experience for end-users every step of the way.
Prior to joining Saber, Rick worked as Production Exec for HBO Interactive Entertainment, where he spearheaded their efforts to create interactive properties out of internal licenses.
Rick will work in Saber's New Jersey headquarters as well as in Saber's production studio in St. Petersburg, Russia. His focus will be on working with the design and production team on current and upcoming next generation titles. On arrival, Raymo noted that he was "deeply excited and honored to be working with the best technology he has seen to date and with a crew that is the next major Triple-A independent development group".
Saber is represented by Interactive Studio Management
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About Saber Interactive
Saber Interactive is one of the world's leading independent game development studios and among the elite in gaming technology.
Saber's expertise is in the creation of games driven by unique gameplay mechanics with strong technological foundations. With offices in Cranford, New Jersey and St. Petersburg, Russia Saber currently employs a team of 80+ individuals to create great games driven by cutting-edge technology. The foundation for Saber's games is the Saber3dEngine, a cross-platform development platform (PS3, Xbox360 and PC) that supports an unmatched feature set and a comprehensive suite of tools for rapid cross-platform development and unmatched next generation visuals. Saber is currently at work on TimeShift a highly anticipated first-person action title with an innovative gameplay hook.