Gothic 4 – Genesis
JoWood je objavio ime razvojnog tima koji će preuzeti razvoj četvrtog dela Gothic serijala. Radi se o Spellbound Entertainment AG, razvojnom timu koji je izbacio preko 20 igara, među kojima je i Desperados: Wanted Dead or Alive. Na GC-u u Lajpcigu, Jochen Hamma (Spellbound Executive Producer), pričao je o planovima vezanim za Gothic 4. Istakao je da će nastaviti tradiciju započetu od strane Piranhe Bytes, u stvaranju prvoklasnih RP igara, čije su glavne karakteristike živi svet, atmosfera i priča. Takođe, Spellbound Entertainment će preuzeti obavezu "krpljenja" Gothic-a 3. U nastavku teksta se nalazi kompletno saopštenje.
JoWooD presents Gothic 4 Developer
Liezen, Austria 23rd of August: JoWooD Productions Software AG is proud to present Spellbound Entertainment AG as the official developing team for Gothic 4.
One of the most convincing and central arguments for choosing Spellbound was the scope of RPG experience brought in by Spellbound team member Jochen Hamma, who was involved in creating the legendary "Nordlang Trilogy" based upon the Pen&Paper RPG "Das Schwarze Auge".
Furthermore, Spellbound has created own tools for archieving exceptional standards in quality and quality assurance. Both parties are confident to produce a game of highest quality and Spellbound intnds to focus on the traditional strenghts of the brand, setting new standards in the original, authentic Gothic essentials.
At the Gamces Convention 2007 in Leipzig, Mr. Jochen Hamma, Spellbounds Executive Producer, is showing the first facts and plans to curious fans and special interest media, outlining which stenghts are essnetially to be intensified and which weaknesses are tagged for elemination.
Gothic 4 is being developed for PC and Current Gen console systems, a release date will be announced in the comming weeks.
About JoWooD Productions Software AG
JoWooD Productions Software AG (ATXPrime: JWD) is listed in the Prime Market segment of the Vienna stock exchange. JoWooD is a leading publisher of computer and videogames, releasing international acclaimed, high-quality titles for all existing and future gaming systems. JoWooD games are distributed worldwide by an efficient net of distribution partners. Visit http://corporate.jowood.com for more information!
About Spellbound Entertainment AG
The Spellbound Entertainment AG is one of the leading German game developers. The company based in Kehl has been responsible for the creation of more than 20 games. Spellbound got known internationally by its Desperados an Airline Tycoon series that sold worldwide with great success.