Article supplied by Lidia Rumley of Light Switch PR
Chatham, Kent – 6 March 2015 Dovetail Games, the multi award-winning developer and publisher of a range of simulation games today announced that its upcoming fishing simulation, Dovetail Games Fishing would feature in Microsoft’s ID@Xbox lineup at the upcoming EGX Rezzed video games event, taking place in London from 12th– 14th March 2015.
The ID@Xbox programme enables qualified game developers of all sizes to unleash their creativity by self-publishing digital games on Xbox One, giving studios the tools and support needed to maximise their success.
“We’ve made no secret of our desire to extend our simulation experiences to a console audience and being part of Microsoft’s ID@Xbox programme has enabled us to undertake that process in a really simple and user-friendly way,” said Paul Jackson, CEO of Dovetail Games. “Our focus now is on building a fantastic team to take forward the development of Dovetail Games Fishing on Xbox One.”
Agostino Simonetta, ID@Xbox Account Manager at Microsoft added, “We’re delighted to be showcasing Dovetail Games Fishing on our booth at Rezzed this year. ID@Xbox is all about bringing a broad variety of gaming experiences to Xbox platforms and it’s great to support companies like Dovetail Games in that process.”
Dovetail Games Fishing is now available on PC through Steam Early Access for £8.99. The game can be found here: http://store.steampowered.com/app/314520. The full release of the finished title is currently scheduled for 2015 for PC, with other platforms following in 2016. For the latest news and developments, please visit dtgfishing.com or follow along on Dovetail Games’ Twitter and Dovetail Games’ Facebook.
For more details about roles currently available at Dovetail Games, please visit http://www.gamesjobsdirect.com/browse-jobs/dovetail-games and www.dovetailgames.com/vacancies.
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Dovetails Games’ VP of HR and facilities Gemma Johnson-Brown explains “We have a strong ethos of promoting and developing within, and are working at developing a training and growth strategy that not only develops those that can lead a team, but those that are specialists in their areas but don’t wish to move into management roles.”
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