Thursday, 8 October 2009

Monumental Games (homework assignment)

Monumental Games is classed as developer
  • They have a 'Monumental Tech Suite' which powers football superstars (a game developed by Monumental Games
  • Monumental developed the worlds first virtual football world in 2006
  • Developing Moto GP with Capcom
  • Developing the first ever hunting MMO
  • Won £400,000 of awards R&D from EM Media and tech Strategy Board
  • Formed by Industry veterans Rik Alexander (CEO) and Rocco Loscalzo (CTO) in 2005 with the objection of producing MMO games
  • In 2008, Monumental formed 15 Key Partnerships with publishing service partners; signed two third-party game development projects; established an offshore studio in India; now employs 80 full-time staff.
  • The website has terms & conditions on there detailing rights of third party's confidentiality, dispute resolution and termination, etc, etc.
Departments are:
- Software Engineering
- Design Team (concepts)
- Art Team
- Q&A Department (Game Testers)
- Internet/Web (internal & external)
- Audio Visual Department
- Business Development
- Project Management
- HR Department
- Office Management
- Finance Team
- IT Team
- Customer Service Team

With regards to the start-up of the company - Monumental was what they call 'bootstrapped' - i.e. the company was financed by 'work for hire' projects and the profits used to grow the company and build the tech. There has been no equity financing to date.




  1. lol u finished it already?

  2. this is top drawer Ren-san! your setting a standard i shall attempt to rival to keep you on your toes! ^_^