Volfoni acquires French game middleware company Trioviz
TriOviz is known for creating the first stereoscopic 3D middleware for renowned games such as Assassin’s Creed® III and Assassin’s Creed®: Revelations (Ubisoft®), Batman: Arkham City™ and Batman Arkham Asylum™ (Warner Interactive®), and Gears of War 3™ (Microsoft Studios®). With their proprietary technology, TriOviz developed these titles into highly engaging 3D games. The TriOviz For Games SDK is quick and simple to integrate, and supports all major hardware, PCs, Microsoft® Xbox 360®, Sony PlayStation® 3, and all 3D displays.
There are 51 million 3DTVs worldwide according to NPD display, 30% of LCD-LED TV sold in 2013 will be 3D compatible.
Now, Volfoni and TriOviz will join forces in the development of products for the gaming, and virtual reality industries. Volfoni, already a trusted brand for active and passive 3D cinema technology, will benefit greatly from TriOviz’s extensive game industry experience. With console and PC hardware now made for 4K resolution, the demand for visual immersion has never been higher. Combined with stereoscopic 3D and motion recognition technologies, it is an unmatched gaming experience.
“Expectations for immersion gaming are growing rapidly. With the addition of the TriOviz team’s assets, we strengthen our market share by providing simple solutions and easy access to immersion technologies,” noted Thierry Henkinet CEO and Co-founder of Volfoni. “We are positioned to make gameplay more immersive, and more fun to play.”