RedLynx

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RedLynx Oy
Formerly called
Punainen Ilves Laboratoriot Oy (2000–04)
Subsidiary
Industry Video game industry
Founded 17 August 2000; 16 years ago (2000-08-17)
Founders
  • Atte Ilvessuo
  • Antti Ilvessuo
Headquarters Helsinki, Finland
Key people
Joonas Tamminen (managing director)
Products Trials series
Number of employees
110 (2014)
Parent Ubisoft (2011–present)
Website redlynx.com

RedLynx Oy (formerly Punainen Ilves Laboratoriot Oy) is a Finnish video game developer based in Helsinki, Finland, founded by brothers Atte and Antti Ilvessuo on 17 August 2000.[1] The company originally operated under the name Punainen Ilves Laboratoriot (lit. Red Lynx Laboratories), but was officially renamed RedLynx on 3 June 2004. Best known for their Trials series of games, RedLynx was acquired by French video game publisher Ubisoft on 2 November 2011.[2][3][4][5][6][7][8][9][10][11][12]

Games developed[edit]

Year Title Platform(s)
2000 Trials Browser
2003 Trials Bike Basic
Trials Bike Pro Java
2004 Pathway to Glory N-Gage
Trials Construction Yard Java
2005 High Seize N-Gage
Pathway to Glory: Ikusa Islands
Trials Mountain Heights Java
2007 Warhammer 40,000: Squad Command Nintendo DS, PlayStation Portable
Trials 2 Browser, Microsoft Windows
2008 Trials 2: Second Edition Microsoft Windows
Reset Generation Microsoft Windows, N-Gage
Monster Trucks Nitro Browser, Mac OS X, Microsoft Windows, iOS
Trials Dynamite Tumble Browser
2009 DrawRace iOS
Monster Trucks Nitro II
Trials HD Microsoft Windows, Xbox 360
2010 Trials Legends Microsoft Windows
2011 1000 Heroz iOS
DrawRace 2 Android, iOS
MotoHeroz Android, iOS, Wii
2012 Trials Evolution Xbox 360
Nutty Fluffies iOS
2013 Trials Evolution: Gold Edition Microsoft Windows
2014 Trials Frontier Android, iOS
Trials Fusion Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
2016 Trials of the Blood Dragon Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One
2017 DrawRace 3: World Championship Android, iOS
South Park: Phone Destroyer Android, iOS

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Global Game: From starting out to selling up – RedLynx on how to thrive in Helsinki". pocketgamer.biz. Retrieved 28 May 2017. 
  2. ^ "Ubisoft acquires Trials studio". gamespot.com. Retrieved 28 May 2017. 
  3. ^ "Ubisoft acquires Trials developer RedLynx". gamesindustry.biz. Retrieved 28 May 2017. 
  4. ^ "Ubisoft acquires 'Trials HD' studio RedLynx". usatoday.com. Retrieved 28 May 2017. 
  5. ^ "Ubisoft acquires Trials developer RedLynx". develop-online.net. Retrieved 28 May 2017. 
  6. ^ Dutton, Fred (2 November 2011). "Ubisoft acquires Trials HD developer". eurogamer.net. Retrieved 28 May 2017. 
  7. ^ "Ubisoft buys Trials HD developer RedLynx". Destructoid. Retrieved 28 May 2017. 
  8. ^ "Ubisoft buys Trials dev RedLynx - VideoGamer.com". videogamer.com. Retrieved 28 May 2017. 
  9. ^ "Ubisoft acquires Trials franchise developer RedLynx". vg247.com. Retrieved 28 May 2017. 
  10. ^ "Trials developer RedLynx bought up by Ubisoft". gamesradar.com. Retrieved 28 May 2017. 
  11. ^ "Ubisoft acquires Trials and DrawRace developer RedLynx". pocketgamer.biz. Retrieved 28 May 2017. 
  12. ^ "Ubisoft acquires RedLynx, developer of Thousand Heroes and DrawRace 2 for iOS". Engadget. Retrieved 28 May 2017. 

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