VIRTUOS ACQUIRES BLACK SHAMROCK, CONTINUES GLOBAL GROWTH MOMENTUM WITH NEW IRELAND SUBSIDIARY
Virtuos, a global leader in videogame content production, today announced it has acquired a controlling interest in Dublin-based independent game studio Black Shamrock .
ELIJAH FREEMAN JOINS VIRTUOS TO EXPAND IN-HOUSE GAME DEVELOPMENT CAPABILITIES
irtuos, a global leader in videogame content production, today announced that 15-year game industry veteran Elijah Freeman has joined its headquarters in Shanghai as Group Development Director
BSI AUTHORITATIVE CERTIFICATE | VIRTUOS PASSED THE ISO 27001 INFORMATION SECURITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM CERTIFICATE
We are proud to announce that Virtuos has passed British Standards Institution (hereinafter called “BSI”) authoritative certificate and has obtained the ISO 27001 Information Security Management System Certificate.
LUSIONSOFT RAISES RMB 12M TO FOCUS ON HIGH QUALITY VR CONTENT DEVELOPMENT
Lusionsoft, a spinoff Company from Virtuos , will take a strategic, user-first, approach to developing VR, AR and MR games and experiences.
GILLES LANGOURIEUX, VIRTUOS CEO, RECEIVES THE YICAI BRILLIANT PRIZE, AWARDING THE MOST SUCCESSFUL INTERNATIONAL ENTREPRENEURS
We are proud to announce Gilles Langourieux, Virtuos CEO, has been awarded the Yicai Brilliant prize.
Virtuos Chengdu studio expands to over 100 game experts
Virtuos announced today that its Chengdu development center has reached the 100-employee milestone after 18 months in operation. Recent additions to the team include two experienced game developers from the UK – an Art Director and a Lead Game Designer – who bring with them a combined 20 years of experience. Darren Baines was previously at 4J Studios in Scotland and will direct art for codevelopment projects. Simon comes from Zoë Mode and will oversee the game design team.
DreamWorks Animations Madagascar Kartz video game by Virtuos coming October 27 from Activision Publishing
Activision Publishing, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI) today announced that DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc.’s (Nasdaq: DWA) Madagascar Kartz™ video game will be released on October 27 for Wii™, Nintendo DS™, Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, and PLAYSTATION®3 computer entertainment system.
ILM presents Terminator CGI techniques featuring Virtuos models at SIGGRAPH
Industrial, Light & Magic (ILM) recently gave a presentation at the SIGGRAPH 2009 conference covering their breakthrough techniques in creating visual effects for the blockbuster movie Terminator: Salvation – techniques which utilized 3D models created by Virtuos.
Virtuos awarded third major Chinese technology industry recognition
Virtuos has been recognized by the Xujiahui Science & Technical Committee as a top technical company in Shanghai’s Xujiahui district.
Virtuos acquires BSP Audio Production Studio
Shanghai, March 18th, 2009. Virtuos, one of the world’s largest video-game production service providers, announced today that it has acquired Besides Sound Production sound studio (BSP). Based in Shanghai, BSP is China’s leading provider of audio production for video games. This deal allows Virtuos to further expand its services offering to game companies.
Virtuos reaches 400, major games industry site interviews CEO
gamesindustry.biz published an in-depth interview of Virtuos’ CEO Gilles Langourieux. In the interview titled “A Man of Virtuos“, Gilles Langourieux discloses that Virtuos has now topped the 400 staff mark across its Shanghai and Chengdu development centers. This anchors Virtuos’ position as one of the most established game production services companies in the world.
Virtuos Chengdu back to work after earthquake
Virtuos announced today that its Chengdu development center resumed operations yesterday after 2 days of interruptions due to the earthquakes which struck West of China on May 13. While the team is deeply concerned and affected by the tragedy, no member was injured as the catastrophe only created limited damage in Chengdu city.
Virtuos opens in Chengdu
Game development outsourcing leader Virtuos opens new center in Chengdu.
Gilles Langourieux to Keynote GC Asia Conference
The Organizers of the GC Asia Conference (GCAC, 6-7 September) today announced an additional keynote to the high-quality conference line-up.
First Trainee Program Graduation
Virtuos, one of the world’s largest outsourced services provider in the games industry, announced today the graduation of the first class in the paid Trainee Program for fresh university graduates.
Virtuos makes debut on the Wii
Shanghai, March 23, 2007 – Virtuos has announced today that it has become an authorized Wii developer.