CALL OF DUTY: BLACK OPS 4 BREAKING THE SALES RECORD WITH VIRTUOS CONTRIBUTION IN ART
Singapore – October 2018 – Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 was released on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC on October 12th. Virtuos’ Art team was involved from the outset, and created a ton of amazing environmental assets, character clothing, and monsters.
MAKING GAMES IS FUN, BUT MOST PROJECTS HAVE THEIR FAIR SHARE OF UPS AND DOWNS!
The fifth in a series of regular articles highlighting learnings and best practice from Virtuos’ global development, Art and VFX teams. In this instalment, Executive Producer of Virtuos Chendu Studio - Lukas Kodr tackles the delicate subject, of how to handle an emergency on a project!
SPARX* HEAVILY FEATURED IN THE NEW WASTELAND OF FALLOUT 76
Singapore – November 2018 – Fallout® 76, the 9th title in the Fallout® series, was released on November 14th on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One after a successful open beta. This is the first time Bethesda has launched an online multiplayer action role-playing game.
CLASSIC GAMES: SPYRO™ REIGNITED TRILOGY FEATURES REMASTERED ENVIRONMENTS BY VIRTUOS
Singapore – November 2018 – Developed by Toys for Bob and released by Activision, one of the kids' favorite games from late '90s, the SpyroTM series officially launched its SpyroTM Reignited Trilogy on PS4 and Xbox One on November 13. The trilogy is a collection of remasters of the first three games in the classic SpyroTM series.
STARLINK: BATTLE FOR ATLAS™ FEATURED ENGINEERING AND OPTIMIZATION FROM VIRTUOS – OUT NOW!
Virtuos today announced that it worked closely with Ubisoft on the Co-Development of Starlink: Battle for Atlas on the Nintendo Switch platform. Virtuos set up a flexible cross-studio development team of 50 staff, throughout the development process across engineering, programming, optimization and QA functions.
[Repost] Feature: Port Masters Virtuos On Bringing Dark Souls: Remastered To Switch And Future Projects
Dark Souls: Remastered may have taken its sweet time in getting to the Switch, but the port was more than worth the wait. Porting duties for this version were handled not by FromSoftware itself, but Chinese studio Virtuos, which has also worked on the Switch versions of LA Noire and Starlink: Battle for Atlas. Keen to learn more about the process, we spoke to Dark Souls: Remastered executive producer Lukas Codr and Dark Souls: Remastered producer Tang Mengjia.
Virtuos Christmas line-up
Virtuos is proud to announce its strongest Christmas lineup ever, as it has contributed to several major titles released for the 2008 holiday season.
Crash: Mind Over Mutant on PSP ships worldwide
Today saw the release on PSP of the latest installment in the multi-million selling Crash Bandicoot franchise. Crash: Mind Over Mutant PSP was developed by Virtuos as an adaptation of the Wii version produced by Activison studio Radical.
Speed Racer ranks top 3
One month after launch, Speed Racer has reached the No. 3 rank for driving games on Nintendo DS, achieving an average critics’ score of 76%, according to www.gamerankings.com.
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.
300 staff reached
Virtuos announced today that its team of game specialists has reached the bar of 300 people in its Shanghai and Chengdu development centers.
China is No. 1 online game market by number of players in 2007
BEIJING – The “Netguide 2008″ survey, begun in January 2007 by the Data Center of the China Internet and Internet Society of China, polled more than 300 websites, 270 enterprises and 50,786 interviewees around the country, reported that in China the online game’s market value in 2007 reached 12.8 billion yuan ($1.7 billion), witnessing a 66.7% increase compared to previous year’s. The number of China’s online gamers is expected to surpass 59 million in 2008, up 20% from last year’s 48 million.
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.
Gilles Langourieux to present at GDC China
Shanghai, August 15, 2007. Gilles Langourieux, CEO of Virtuos, one of the largest game outsourcing companies in the world will present at GDC China on August 28.
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.
Command & Conquer 3 : Tiberium Wars released
Command & Conquer 3: Tiberium Wars has shipped today on PC and will soon be followed by a highly expected Xbox360 version.