Date – 5th march 2008
Venue – KC College Auditorium, Churchgate, Mumbai
Time – 2.30 pm onwards ( Registration Desk opens at 1.30 pm)
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About Matt Costello
Costello wrote the critically acclaimed classic game The 7th Guest. Since then, he has scripted dozens of best-selling games such as Shellshock-Nam ‘67 (Guerrilla Games and Eidos), Bad Boys 2 (Empire) and 2005’s Doom 3 winner of an unprecedented five awards at E3 including the Game Critics Award: Best of E3.
Pirates of the Caribbean: At Worlds End, the Disney Interactive game Matt scripted, was released worldwide in 2007 in all the major console formats. The game has become the first Disney game to land in the US and UK at the #1 spot. Early reviews have cited the true-to-the film’s feel of the story and characters.
Currently, Matt is working on Rage, a new game for ID Software, as well as a new game for Eidos with Neil Richards and Swedish developer Avalanche.
Costello has also created many award-winning games for children, including the landmark Aladdin’s Mathquest with math expert Marilyn Burns for Disney, as well as A Cartoon History of the Universe (Putnam) and two math games based on the hit PBS show Cyberchase. He is designer of many role-playing and board games, including Dungeons and Dragons, Call of Cthulhu, Batman, Lone Wolf & Cub, and many others.
About Ramesh, Kreeda Games
Ramesh Anumukonda, Chief Gaming Officer and Co-Founder, is a known pioneer in the Indian animation and game industry. In his roles as IBM’s Media & Entertainment Specialist and Pentamedia’s Project Lead, Ramesh has led many large development projects for clients like Electronic Arts, Atari (Infogrammes), Koei (Japan). Ramesh is also a member of SEI-CMM Certification Board to set process standards in Entertainment & Media Companies in India.
Kreeda Games India Pvt. Ltd. was founded in November 2006 by three mavericks in a small garage with very big dreams. Today, funded by IDG Ventures and SoftBank Bodhi Investment, two of the top venture capitalists in online gaming for emerging markets, Kreeda is proudly India’s first dedicated Massive Multiplayer Online Game (MMOG) operator.