The move was prompted by the strong growth of the team, which is expected to continue through 2012.
“The move to the new studio is a significant milestone in Sparx’ expansion,” said Didier Montarou, General Manager, Sparx. “We are very excited to set up shop in our new home and continue our growth with more team members and bigger projects.”
Sparx is on pace to surpass 100 staff in Vietnam in 2012. Sparx currently employs over 100 animation professionals in Saigon and Shanghai and aims to employ over 200 by the end of 2012.
Sparx is a company of the Virtuos Group, which has locations in Shanghai, Chengdu, Saigon, Paris, Vancouver and Tokyo.
Sparx is a 3D animation company for feature films, TV series and game cinematics. Its credits include the 3D animated feature film “Igor” starring John Cusack. Sparx is part of the Virtuos Group, which is one of the largest digital entertainment production companies in the world with more than 900 digital production specialists, and locations in Shanghai, Chengdu, Vancouver, Saigon, Paris and Tokyo. For more information, please refer to: www.virtuos-sparx.com