Munich, Germany, July 09, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- Visionary Trans Media Studio Zeitland & games media GbR and Munich-based production house remote control productions GmbH have set up a new company, Zeitland media & games OHG, based in Ludwigsburg (Baden-Wuerttemberg). The goal of the company in addition to high-quality products in the field of digital entertainment is to realize projects in the innovative sector of transmedia products. Unlike the conventional approach, these works break new ground in the area of entertainment that combines traditional media, such as books, comics, film and radio drama with modern digital entertainment approaches.
Zeitland has references in the areas of game development, programming, interactive media, illustration and story development. Customers include Ravensburger, Bosch, Volkswagen, Brainwave, Emenes, Cross Cult, Psyonix Studios, Image Storm, filmtank, Spil Games, Dreamfab, MRM Worldwide and Chimera Entertainment.
Beren Baumgartner, co-founder of Zeitland: "The Munich-based production house remote control productions is the ideal partner for us, offering a strong background in professional business development, international contacts and solid production know-how. Additionally, the opportunity to work in an established network of development studios and to use experiences and synergies is unique in Germany. Thepartnership is a strategic move to establish and develop Zeitland as a brand for quality entertainment. We’re excited to work with remote control on new, innovative games and transmedia projects!"
Hendrik Lesser, managing director of remote control productions GmbH: "The investment in Zeitland is a logical step towards a future-proof portfolio, which must include especially high-quality cross-and trans-media products. The Institute of Animation, Visual Effects and Digital Postproduction at the Film Academy Baden-Wuerttemberg in Ludwigsburg is one of the world's best educational institutions in this sector. Collaborating with graduates of this institute is an extraordinary gain for us and our developer network."
For more information please contact:
remote control productions GmbH
Tel.: +49 (0) 89 / 210 205 733
Fax: +49 (0) 89 /210 205 799
About Zeitland media & games OHG
Zeitland is a young, creative studio, that develops high-quality games and apps for mobile devices and the web, focussing on delivering innovative cross-media productions and transmedia projects.
Fun, commitment and reliability are part of our everyday work – from the conception phase to the finished product. The studio was founded 2010 by Institute of Animation graduates and since then developed interactive scenarios and supplied storyboards, conception, art direction and programming for major media and game companies in Germany and abroad. At the same time the studio is working on its own creative ventures. In June 2012, Zeitland's long term ally remote control productions GmbH, an independent Munich based production house, joined as company partner. The studio's current projects include an innovative interactive novel project for iPad, mobile entertainment and web based games.
About remote control productions GmbH
remote control productions GmbH is an independent, internationally active production house, with an emphasis on mediation, development and production of entertainment software. With its extensive experience and far-reaching contacts, remote control productions acts as an important interface between developers, publishers, distributors and investors. Along with the services in the central areas of expertise such as business development, producing, sales, creative services and research, remote control is increasing its focus on developing, planning and designing its own projects. Among those projects are creations of new IPs, as well as company founding and the support of start-up teams where remote control provides not just strategic advice, but carries out operational tasks in order to ensure success. The production house was founded in 2005. Partners and customers of rcp are ProSiebenSat.1 Digital, Bigpoint, Ubisoft, Ravensburger Digital, BummFilm, dtp Entertainment, Take2 (selection).