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Aptus Games Brings Motion Controlled Games Online

by Rainier on April 23, 2008 @ 3:05 a.m. PDT

Aptus Games uses Actiga's proprietary motion controllers combined with a revolutionary browser-based 3D game engine to deliver a multi-sensory game experience on the Web.

Aptus Games uses proprietary motion controllers combined with a revolutionary browser-based 3D game engine to deliver the most innovative multi-sensory game experience on the Web. Scheduled to go live in the third quarter of 2008, Aptus Games aims to unveil a whole new type of video game experience through the Web with this pioneering new platform.

"By bringing motion to the online games space, Aptus Games delivers the next generation of Web-based gaming, elevating the game experience to new heights on the PC and Mac,” said Amro Albanna, chairman and CEO of Actiga. “Aptus Games will be the first platform to provide both avid and casual video gamers easy online global access to motion-based 3D games.”

The Aptus Games Web destination eliminates the constraints associated with today’s computer gaming, providing gamers with an easy-to-use Web-based platform that features:

  • Innovative Motion-sensing Controllers - Aptus’ motion controllers provide unsurpassed interaction with 3D browser-based video games (will also support mouse and keyboard)
  • Amazing Graphics – Aptus Games uses leading-edge Web 2.0 technology to deliver the most advanced next generation Web-based video games
  • Play Anywhere, Anytime, Any Place - Play your video games on any PC or Mac – sign in with any Web browser and access all your games instantly
  • Streaming Games - All Aptus Games will stream directly to a user’s browser, eliminating the painful process of pesky installations and updates
  • Online Community and Forums – Socialize with other gamers in your community and across the world
  • More Games, More Genres - Action, strategy, puzzle, reality, racing, sports, and many more to come
  • Minimal System Requirements – All it takes is a browser and a broadband connection to the Internet

“The online game market continues to see strong growth globally, and we believe Aptus Games is poised to capture a significant share of this burgeoning market segment,” added Albanna.

Aptus Games will soon begin beta testing on a limited basis. To learn more about being a potential beta tester, please visit the official Aptus Games website.

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