Atari founder launches new video games studio, Athena Worlds
The founding father of Atari, Nolan Bushnell, is among the many board of administrators of a brand new technology-focused recreation studio.
Athena Worlds is a brand new outfit that goals to ship online game expertise with cinema-quality visuals.
The studio has Bushnell on the helm, greatest recognized for establishing Atari and its authentic classics, Pong and Asteroids.
Athena Worlds’ board of administrators additionally names executives from King, Blizzard, EA and Konami. This consists of Atari’s Jane Whittaker, the creator of Athena Worlds, Emily Amphlett, senior program supervisor at Unity, and Sandeep Raithatha, director of technique, planning and insights at King.
Its expertise shall be used to construct proprietary video games and IPs throughout PC, PlayStation, Xbox and Nintendo, in addition to cell platforms.
Athena Worlds’ software program and instruments may even be licensed to different publishers with the intention to cut back improvement time and prices.