Indian 7Seas Technologies Ltd. has announced that it took over the international online gaming brand Neodelight. The brand includes the portal www.neodelight.com and was formed by the German company Neokolor GbR. The newly acquired portal www.neodelight.com features 300 games and has more than 1million unique visitors and 3 million page impressions per month. The buyout of Neodelight.com further strengthens the position of 7Seas Technologies with its website www.onlinerealgames.com, which grew 478% in the last three months (Source: Alexa.com). 7Seas Technologies also acquired the full rights to all Neodelight games and game engine technology.
Maruti Sanker explained that the game engine technology, would be especially interesting for 7Seas Technology. “These engines reduce developing time and costs for in-house production by 50 %. They enable our development team to move fast to fulfil requests for high quality racing, platform or sport games. They enable our development team to move fast to fulfil requests for high quality racing, platform or sport games. For example it took only two days from the idea to completion of an educational environment protection game with the topic to clean the Hussain Sagar Lake in Hyderabad.”
All games are programmed in Adobe Flash technology which means they can be directly embedded in Websites and don’t require a download to play the game. “We always had the ‘casual’ audience in mind. This means our games are easy to pick-up-and-play by users with no previous gaming experience.” said Ulrich Tausend the managing partner of Neokolor GbR.
Maruti Sanker stated that the latest Neodelight game ‘Mouse Maze’ was a good example of a casual game as it needs no explanation or tutorial to be played. In the game you have to guide your mouse pointer through a clockwork like labyrinth. Mouse Maze and Sagar were released on neodelight.com and onlinerealgames.com on January 10, 2008.
7Seas Technologies Limited is an Indian game developer based in Hyderabad.