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08/07/2015
 


[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

Munich, August 05, 2015 – remote control productions (rcp) is taking another step towards becoming an international player by founding a subsidiary in Finland through a joint venture with Finnish company "Cursor Oy" and its "Playa Game Industry Hub" initiative, thereby combining their expertise and industry knowledge with Cursor's strong regional network. The two companies have already attended trade shows and conferences together.

"This is a milestone in terms of rcp's globalization and the international distribution of our unique business model", says Hendrik Lesser, founder and CEO of rcp. "Finland's well-developed games industry, its excellent tech know-how combined with the start-up friendly region of Kotka-Hamina offer a perfect environment for us, and with Cursor we found the perfect partner for this."

The new office in Kotka is planned to be opened later this year. The initial phase will see the building of partnerships with gaming startups, where rcp will invest In these studios through their services in product development, marketing, business development, HR and finance. With the help of Cursor, rcp has already established a large network of contacts and potential partner studios.


About remote control productions GmbH

remote control productions (rcp) leads Europe’s major developer family and is an independent production house focusing on development and production of games. Since 2005 the Munich based company is supporting, financing and coaching startups and development studios. rcp is also participating in projects in the fields of serious games, gamification, conferences, education and lobbying. While doing this rcp has partnered up and become co-owners of multiple development studios. The ever-expanding network consists of a dozen studios with different fields of expertise like mobile games, browser games, serious games or gamification applications. Thanks to our network and additional partners nationally and internationally, rcp established itself as a credible, efficient and reliable production partner on more than 50 projects for PC, mobile, browser and console. Our work for hire, publishing and licensing partners include Rovio Entertainment, Koch Media, ProSiebenSat.1 Games, Ravensburger Digital, Ubisoft, Deutsche Telekom, Gamevil, RNTS Media, Chillingo, Volkwagen, Spilgames, dreamfab, Bigpoint, Intel and Audi. For more information please visit: http://www.r-control.de

About Cursor Oy

The regional development company for Kotka-Hamina, Cursor Oy, reinforces the region's expertise, competitiveness and attractiveness by developing corporate business. We serve all business people in South Kymenlaakso as well as people with start-ups and companies relocating in the region with matters regarding starting and developing companies.

For more information please visit: http://www.cursor.fi/

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