[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]
The RCP Network of games developers has been growing for years.
A dozen of development companies joined our family and two of the
youngest teams, stillalive studios from Innsbruck/Austria and it
Matters Games from Berlin just made it to the
Develop 100: Europe's most
exciting game start-ups list
It Matters Games, founded in 2011, released their first two
games in 2013. The kids game “My Dolphin Show”
generated 2.5m downloads, the bike runner “Sidekick
Cycle” is one of the first games supporting charity by giving
bikes to children in need.
Innsbruck based stillalive studios is the first of the RCP teams
who crowdfunded their project Son Of Nor with a successful
Kickstarter Campaign in spring 2013. The 15 team members are
located around the world. They are from Austria, Switzerland,
Germany, Italy, Finnland, the US and Ecuador. Son Of Nor will be
released in 2014.
Hendrik Lesser, Managing Director of remote control productions,
is enthusiastic: "The gaming startup scene is the innovation
driving force of the industry - especially in Europe. Therefore, I
am particularly pleased and very proud that two of our teams have
made it into the top 100 of the most promising gaming startups. Our
goal is to allow these teams to grow into companies with stable
growth and lasting success."