GDC 2004: Awards for Prince of Persia The Sands of Time

At the 4th annual Game Developers Choice Awards, Prince of Persia The Sands of Time was rewarded with Excellence in Programming and Excellence in Game Design awards, announced Ubisoft. Beyond Good & Evil and Uru: Ages Beyond MYST were also nominated. Remember that a sequel of Prince of Persia The Sands of Time is developed by Digital Illusions (story) and the release date is set for this Christmas.
Prince of Persia The Sands of Time rewarded at the 4th annual Game Developers Choice Awards Ubisoft wins two awards San Francisco – March 25, 2004 – Ubisoft, one of the world’s largest video game companies, accepted two prestigious awards for its critically acclaimed hit Prince of Persia The Sands of Time™, at the 4th annual Game Developers Choice Awards in San Jose last night. The Prince of Persia team took home the Excellence in Programming and Excellence in Game Design awards. In addition to Prince of Persia, Beyond Good & Evil™ and Uru™: Ages Beyond MYST® were also nominated. “It is a great honor to receive the ultimate nod from our industry peers,” said Yves Guillemot, President and CEO, Ubisoft. “These awards, added to the nine others we received from the Academy of Arts and Interactive Science earlier this month, are a strong tribute to our dedication towards innovation and quality. We now have the stimulating challenge to surpass our own high standards and to reach an even higher level of quality and creativity with our 2004 titles.” © 2004 Ubisoft Entertainment. All Rights Reserved. Beyond Good & Evil, Ubisoft and the Ubisoft logo are trademarks of Ubisoft Entertainment in the US and/or other countries. Prince of Persia The Sands of Time is a trademark of Jordan Mechner used under license by Ubi Soft Entertainment © 2003 Cyan Worlds, Inc. Published by Ubi Soft Entertainment, S.A. All rights reserved. Uru (TM), Cyan®, and Myst® are trademarks of Cyan, Inc. and Cyan Worlds, Inc. under license to Ubi Soft Entertainment. About Ubisoft: Ubisoft is an international producer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment products. A leading company in the multimedia industry, Ubisoft’s strong and diversified lineup has grown considerably, as has Ubisoft itself. As well as steadfastly continuing to partner with several high-profile companies, Ubisoft has also confirmed its presence on the global market by developing its own exceptional properties. Founded in 1986 in France, Ubisoft is now present on every continent, both through offices in 21 different countries including the United States, Morocco, Germany and China and through sales of products in over 50 countries. The group is dedicated to delivering high-quality, cutting-edge video game titles to consumers around the world. Ubisoft generated a turnover of 453 million euros for the 2002/2003 fiscal year, up 23% over the previous fiscal year. To learn more, visit www.ubi.com