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GamersFirst Signs 3D Animation Deal For Upcoming MMOs

by Rainier on Dec. 8, 2010 @ 5:42 a.m. PST

GamersFirst has formed a long-term 3D animation partnership with Mixamo to leverage the company's real-time animation customization and character-retargeting capabilities in its new and upcoming MMO titles.

"We are excited to have forged this critical partnership with Mixamo," says Rahul Sandil, SVP of Global Markets and PR for GamersFirst. "With Reloaded Productions, Inc. and upcoming projects under way, it is important for us to leverage a leading-edge 3D animation technology that allows our team to do more with what we have. Mixamo is able to provide the service we need without compromising quality and work with us as a true partner.”

“Mixamo always partners with leaders in the video game industry, so this is an exciting time to be working closely with GamersFirst, the leader in Free-to-Play MMO games in the Western hemisphere,” says Mixamo Co-founder and CEO, Nazim Kareemi. “Mixamo’s online feature set fits perfectly into the new internal development pipeline at GamersFirst, allowing their production teams to accomplish much more creatively and stylistically.”

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