SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Havok®, a leading provider of AAA game development technology, extends congratulations to all of the nominees of Game Critics Awards for “Best of E3 2015,” which includes several of Havok’s developer partners. The nominees pushed the limits of realism to create remarkable AAA game experiences. Some of these great titles range from Bethesda Softworks’ wildly ambitious and gigantic open-world role-playing game Fallout 4, to the deeply compelling narrative and intense adventure of Sony and Naughty Dog’s Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End, to the visually spectacular and blistering firefights of Star Wars Battlefront. Havok’s cross-platform suite of technology helps create some of the most ambitious AAA games that leverage the new hardware, and this same technology continues to service future projects that will become milestone titles for years to come.
Havok congratulates the following AAA projects powered by Havok technology that are among the titles nominated by the Best of E3 2015 awards:
- Star Wars Battlefront – Electronic Arts
- Dark Souls III – BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment
- Fallout 4 – Bethesda Softworks
- Halo 5: Guardians – Microsoft Studios
- Horizon: Zero Dawn – Sony Computer Entertainment
- Just Cause 3 – Square Enix
- Need for Speed – Electronic Arts
- No Man's Sky – Hello Games
- The Last Guardian – Sony Computer Entertainment
- Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege – Ubisoft
- Tom Clancy's The Division – Ubisoft
- Uncharted 4: A Thief's End – Sony Computer Entertainment
“We were so happy to see all the amazing work of our development partners and the industry in general at E3. Their hard work and innovation is being rewarded by the sheer excitement of gamers around the world,” said Brian Waddle, VP of Sales and Marketing of Havok. “We’re proud that developers behind some of the biggest AAA titles in the world are turning to Havok to realize the true potential of the new console platforms. We’re beginning to see the future of gaming come to fruition, and that future is spectacular.”
For more information about Havok’s technology, developers can visit www.havok.com.
As a leading provider of game development technologies, Havok has over 15 years of experience servicing the most demanding technology requirements for leading game developers. A combination of superior technology and dedication to delivering unparalleled support to its customers has led to the company’s technologies being used in over 600 titles, including top franchises such as Halo, The Elder Scrolls, Assassin’s Creed, Call of Duty, Uncharted, Dead Rising and Skylanders.
Havok works with the world’s best known publishers and development studios, including Microsoft Games Studios, Sony Computer Entertainment, Nintendo, Activision Blizzard, EA, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Ubisoft, Wargaming, Remedy, Bungie and Infinity Ward. Havok’s cross-platform, professionally supported technology is available for the Xbox One® and Xbox 360™; PlayStation®4, PlayStation®3 and PlayStation® Vita; Wii U; Wii™; Windows® 8 (Desktop, Tablet and Phone); Windows 7; Android™; iOS; Apple Mac OS; and Linux.
Havok’s products have also been used to drive special effects in movies such as X-Men First Class, World War Z, Harry Potter, James Bond and The Matrix. Havok has offices in Dublin (Ireland), San Francisco, Seoul, Tokyo, Shanghai and Germany. Havok is an Intel®-owned company.
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