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Thats right the inevitable finally happened, we all knew it was coming so you probably aren't shocked by this but here it is:[quote]Digital Illusions has begun collaboration with game developer Trauma Studios Inc. During one year Trauma will work on an upcoming product, together with Digital Illusions. Trauma Studios developed the popular mod* to Battlefield 1942, DesertCombat. The new collaboration is for one of Digital Illusions' previously announced projects. The Company estimates the costs for the collaboration to approximately 550 000 USD during a period of 12 months. - We understood the impact DesertCombat had quite early. This mod kept Battlefield's popularity in place during the last year, as well as helped us sell a considerable amount of games, says Patrick Söderlund, CEO, Digital Illusions. - We have established a close cooperation with Trauma, and now we have come to an exclusive agreement with them, says Patrick Söderlund, CEO, Digital Illusions. - We are delighted to be working with Digital Illusions on this project. Digital Illusions is one of the premier game development studios in the world and Battlefield 1942 is the best FPS game to be published in years. Everybody we have met at the company has been fantastic to work with and we are looking forward to collaborating with them on this project, says Frank DeLise, President, Trauma Studios Inc. * A mod is a kind of modification to a game already existing. With DesertCombat Trauma reprogrammed some parts of Battlefield 1942 and thereby created new environments and new features for the game. To be able to play a mod you need the actual game that the mod was developed for. This means mods push sales of video games. About Trauma Studios Inc.: Trauma Studios Inc. is a Manhattan based game developer specializing in FPS military style games. Best known for the DesertCombat MOD for Digital Illusions' hit game, Battlefield1942, Trauma started out in 2002 as a grass roots game developer and created the #1 MOD for 2002 and for 2003 (as voted on Gamespy). Trauma Studios' DesertCombat has had over 3 million cumulative downloads and consistently ranks amongst the top 3 games played online.[/quote] That is the press release issued by Dice here is the release by Trauma studios [quote]Digital Illusions announces deal with Trauma Studios Inc. developer of the hit mod to Battlefield 1942, DesertCombat. This new collaboration is for one of Digital Illusions' previously announced projects. "We understood the impact DesertCombat had (on the Battlefield community) quite early. This mod kept Battlefield's popularity in place during the last year, as well as helped us sell a considerable number of games", says Patrick Söderlund, CEO, Digital Illusions. "We have established a close relationship with Trauma and now we have come to an exclusive agreement with them." "We are delighted to be working with Digital Illusions on this project. DICE is one of the premier game development studios in the world and Battlefield 1942 is one of the best PC game to be published in years. Everybody we have met at the company has been fantastic to work with and we are looking forward to collaborating with them on this project." said Frank DeLise, President, Trauma Studios Inc. About Trauma Studios Inc.: Trauma Studios Inc. is a Manhattan based game developer specializing in First Person Shooter military style games. Best known for the DesertCombat MOD for Digital Illusion's hit game, Battlefield1942, Trauma started up in 2002 and created the #1 MOD for 2002 and for 2003 (as voted on Gamespy). Trauma Studios' DesertCombat has had over 3 million cumulative downloads and consistently ranks amongst the top 3 games played online.[/quote] You can visit Trauma studios [url="http://www.traumastudios.com/press.html"]Here[/url] and you can visit Dice [url="http://global.dice.se/press/pressreleases/?article=d04a8c1f-4064-4bb5-bcb3-c757d42dfa47"]Here[/url] Well what do you guys think of this its pretty big news? Looks like the next gen version of DC you might have to drop some Benjamins on.
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