Futuremark acquired by Angry Bird's Rovio, a new Futuremark

You will see a new generation of benchmarking products in the future, recently an interesting news leaked out on the web says that the home of Angry Bird game Rovio Entertainment acquired Futuremark to their home, the Shattered Horizon, Hungribles and Unstoppable Gorg IPs will remain with Futuremark, check out part the press release.

Here at Futuremark, we will renew our focus on creating great benchmarks and performance measurement software for gamers, home users, small businesses and the IT industry. This year will see a new version of 3DMark that, for the first time, will allow a direct comparison of gaming performance across operating systems and form factors, as well as a new version of PCMark for Windows 8.

I would like to thank everyone who played one of our games and those of you in the press who helped bring our games to a wider audience. I am proud of the games we released and delighted that the potential of our talented games team has been recognised by our friends at Rovio. I am sure they will go on to make great games together.

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Futuremark acquired by Angry Bird's Rovio, a new Futuremark Futuremark acquired by Angry Bird's Rovio, a new Futuremark Reviewed by Maherr Live on Tuesday, March 27, 2012 Rating: 5