Gaijin Entertainment

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Gaijin Entertainment is a Russian[1] indie video game development company established in 2002.

Overview[edit]

Origins of the company were established in 2002. Gaijin team specializes in creation of games for various platforms (Xbox 360/PlayStation 3/Microsoft Windows/iOS). It also pays attention to technology-related research work. Gaijin team is represented by six departments and over sixty employees. The company's projects have received a range of mass media and game industry awards including a few KRI Awards as «Best simulator for next-gen consoles» (IL-2 Sturmovik: Birds of Prey for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3), «Best technologies» for Dagor Engine, «Best sound» and others.[citation needed]

Today's Gaijin Entertainment is the biggest independent video games developer in Russia and an official partner of Activision, 505 Games, Microsoft, TopWare Interactive, SouthPeak Interactive, Sony Computer Entertainment, 1C Company, Apple Inc. and many others.[citation needed]

Domain Name Dispute[edit]

The company gained notoriety for pursuing legal action against the founder of gaijin.com, an unaffiliated website that predates the company by 7 years.[2] The lawsuit was settled in November 2013.[3]

Games[edit]

Released only in Russia[edit]

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Gaijin Entertainment About". Gaijinent.com. Retrieved 2013-08-16. 
  2. ^ "Gaijin Entertainment Ridiculous Demands". Techdirt.com. Retrieved 2014-01-16. 
  3. ^ overview of lawsuit finale
  4. ^ "Braveheart for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad on the iTunes App Store". Itunes.apple.com. 2012-12-11. Retrieved 2013-08-16. 
  5. ^ "Modern Conflict™ for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad on the iTunes App Store". Itunes.apple.com. 2012-02-14. Retrieved 2013-08-16.