BabelFlux and NAMCO BANDAI Games America Sign Deal

NavPower accelerates game development with its rapid, high quality 3-D navmesh auto-generation technology
Middleware developer BabelFlux today announced that NAMCO BANDAI Games America has licensed its AI middleware package, NavPower, for multiple titles, including strong>Afro Samurai, a game based on the hit animated series starring and co-produced by Samuel L. Jackson. Afro Samurai is blending modern hip hop and technology with traditional Japanese culture and follows Afro Samurai as he fights to become the number one warrior. The title is currently held by Justice, the man who killed Afro's father when he was a child. The game follows the plot of the original series with added material and background. Afro Samurai will be released later this year.