Angry Birds creator Rovio Entertainment returned from the money-filled vacuum of space today and used its massive gravitational pull to acquire Finnish developer Futuremark Games Studios. The studio is the gaming wing (terrible pun definitely intended) of 60-employee-strong Futuremark Corporation, which develops tools and services for PC and mobile applications.
“Futuremark will now focus on supporting gamers and industry with 3DMark, our professional grade benchmark which, in a new version to be released later this year, will allow unified gaming performance comparison across operating systems and form factors for the first time,” Jukka Mäkinen, Futuremark CEO, said of the move.
The developer is probably best known among gamers for its work on the tower-defense title Unstoppable Gorg, which is currently available on PC and iOS. An XBLA version port of the game was previously announced and is currently listed as “coming soon” on the game’s official website.
Developer Futuremark announced today on Facebook that the price and release date for their upcoming game, Unstoppable Gorg, will be announced on Monday. Unstoppable Gorg is a sci-fi tower defense game …
Back in July we received news that Futuremark was developing a new tower defense game for Xbox Live Arcade titled Unstoppable Gorg. Other than a strange announcement trailer, we hadn’t really heard much about the game. Until now. Today we’re able to present you with the first three in-game screenshots and alert you of the on-going beta on PC. To sign up for PC beta, follow these instructions on Futuremark’s Forums. To check out the first ever screenshots, click the link below and remember to stay tuned to XBLAFans for more Unstoppable Gorg coverage as soon as it emerges from outer space.