Eutechnyx wins £1.8m Regional Growth Funding
Tuesday 1st November, 2011 – Gateshead, UK - Eutechnyx, one of the world’s leading independent game creators, today announce that they are successful in winning a regional growth fund of £1.8m from the Government. The fund will be used by the North East based company to develop a publishing operation for new online game and car community, Auto Club Revolution®, with the creation of up to 190 new jobs.
Auto Club Revolution (AutoClubRevolution.com) is the leading online racing game & car community, currently in closed beta testing and scheduled for release in 2012. The launch of a new publishing arm will require a dedicated marketing, support & operations team to bring the title to market and service a large customer base around the world.
“We are exceptionally pleased that the Government has appreciated the unique opportunity that Auto Club Revolution presents in the world of online games” commented Darren Jobling, Eutechnyx COO. “This investment will allow us to continue recruiting the cream of the development & publishing talent from around the world to join the team, and to really push forward with an innovative and genre-changing online product.”