Altar Games

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ALTAR Games
Industry Video game industry
Founded 1997 (1997)
Defunct 2010[1]
Headquarters Brno, Czech Republic
Products Video games
Website www.altargames.com

ALTAR Games, previously known as ALTAR Interactive,[2] was a video game development company founded in 1997 in Brno, Czech Republic.[3] The company was a member of IDEA Games, a marketing and commerce supporting association founded in 2005 with Bohemia Interactive and Black Element Software.[4] 30 September 2010 Altar Games was acquired by fellow IDEA Games member Bohemia Interactive.[5] Despite this acquisition, Bohemia Interactive promises that the acquired companies, including Altar Games, will continue to operate individually.[6]

Former Altar Games works now as a Brno subsidiary of Bohemia Interactive Studio. Now it focuses on ArmA III development.[7][8]

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  1. ^ "Český přehled: co chystají domácí herní studia?". Hrej.cz. 2012-01-13. Retrieved 2013-08-12. 
  2. ^ "Altar Games – Databáze-her.cz". Databaze-her.cz. Retrieved 2013-08-12. 
  3. ^ Younger, Paul (25 October 2002). "UFO Aftermath Interview". IncGamers. Retrieved 5 September 2009. 
  4. ^ "Altar Games". Altar Games. Retrieved 5 September 2009. 
  5. ^ "Support". Idea Games. Retrieved 2013-08-12. 
  6. ^ "Bohemia Interactive company profile". Bistudio.com. Retrieved 2013-08-12. 
  7. ^ "Reportáž: Česká konference herních vývojářů - GAMES.cz". Games.tiscali.cz. 2011-11-21. Retrieved 2013-08-12. 
  8. ^ "Speciál: Bohemia Interactive: Studio, které zlepšilo herní průmysl - Kapitola šestá - Arma 2 se rozšiřuje". Zing.cz. Retrieved 2013-08-12. 

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