Tag Archives: InstantAction
Sun, May 02, 2010 | 16:12 BST
Embedded music and videos are old hat, but thanks to innovator InstantAction it’s now possible to stream and embed games directly to your site. Proper games. Like The Secret of Monkey Island.
Thu, Aug 13, 2009 | 15:24 BST
The PC Gaming Alliance has welcomes eight companies into the fold, including GameStop and Gas Powered Games.
Other new members include BFG Technologies, Bigfoot Networks, Flextronics, GameTap, Howie’s Game Shack, and InstantAction.
“I’ve spent most of my career fully immersed in the world of PC gaming. It’s where many of the world’s biggest gaming franchises were born and where much of the industry’s innovation continues to this day,” said Gas Powered’s Chris Taylor.
“By joining the PCGA, Gas Powered Games hopes to make contributions that keep PC gaming at the forefront of the industry, help it to overcome its challenges, and continue to fulfill its amazing potential.”
Other members include AMD, Capcom, Dell, Epic, Microsoft, and nVidia.
More through Gamasutra.
Thu, Jul 16, 2009 | 19:04 BST
Louis Castle, co-founder of EA’s Westwood Studios has left the firm for free-to-play games company InstantAction where he will act as CEO.
InstantAction specializes in third-party 3D browser-based games funded through advertising and micro-transactions.
Castle, who founded Westwood with Brett Sperry in 1985, became general manager of EA’s Blueprint Studios after Westwood was acquired by the publisher in 1998. It’s greatest success came from Command & Conquer series.