Philips amBX/THQ Deal

Philips announces agreement with THQ to deliver Broken Sword: The Angel of Death
Philips today announced it has signed an agreement with THQ Inc. by which amBX technology will be incorporated in Broken Sword: The Angel of Death, due to be published for PC in Summer 2006. Created by Philips, amBX technology will provide gamers with a full ‘sensory surround experience’ by empowering developers with the ability to use light, colour, sound and even air flow in the real world, during gameplay. Blending a scripting language, software engine and architecture, the amBX platform has been designed to deliver all-new player experiences through enabled devices such as LED colour-controlled lights, active furniture, fans, heaters, audio and video, all placed strategically around a player’s room. Check full article for details.