October 8th, 2010 by Rachel
KBooM! Games and Tribeca Flashpoint Media Arts Academy announce their new partnership
CHICAGO, IL — KBooM! Games, a new Chicago-based gaming company created by gamers for gamers and Tribeca Flashpoint Media Arts Academy, the nation’s leading digital media arts college specializing in computer game development and interactive media, announced their strategic partnership today, to bring together the best young minds in social gaming with the future leaders in game development.
“We’re excited about our partnership with Tribeca Flashpoint. We started open beta testing this week on our first game together, Club SuperStar, on the Facebook Platform. Watch closely — with so many game brains collaborating you’ll see new features roll out continually,” said Dan Amdur, President of KBooM! Games.
The partnership seems like a natural fit for Tribeca Flashpoint and KBooM! Games, both of which are at the apex of new technology and applications.
“KBooM! has the right culture for us,” said Howard A. Tullman, CEO of Tribeca Flashpoint. “They’re an innovative company with major resources and advanced technology intelligence. Their development team is committed to our model of immersive, team-based and highly collaborative education, and they’re eager to teach and learn from the next generation of leaders in gaming. Our students are getting a great boost in their education and they will graduate from here with direct, hands-on experience and real game credits.”
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