Youzu Interactive, a world-leading game developer and publisher, recently earned recognition from both Apple and Microsoft at their respective annual developer conferences in San Francisco. As the parent company of GTArcade, Youzu Interactive has been responsible for numerous hit titles like League of Angels and Junior Three Kingdoms. Always at the forefront of game development, publishing, and technology, Youzu Interactive recently acquired German Bigpoint.
Youzu Interactive, founded in 2009, is a China leading game developer and publisher, business area of which covers five main scopes including Internet product research and development, traffic management, global publish, IP management and pan-entertainment promotion, developing various games including Youngsters of Three Kingdoms and League of Angels with more than ten IPs hold including Three Bodies.
Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) is an annual gathering of Apple’s renowned developer community to discuss the future of Apple’s technologies. During WWDC 2016, Youzu Interactive’s Fancy3D game engine and new mobile game Furious Wings both took the spotlight. Furious Wings, released in early 2016, is the first mobile game built on the Fancy3D engine, as well as the first Chinese mobile game to feature cutting-edge graphics based on Apple’s Metal technology. When it was highlighted at the conference, Apple executives praised the Chinese-developed game for creating amazing next-gen graphics with minimum hardware requirements. Thanks to the combination of the Fancy3D engine and Metal API, iOS users can experience truly spectacular 3D visuals of Furious Wings on even older devices. Later this year, GTArcade will be bringing Furious Wings to the international audience.
During the Microsoft Build 2016 Developers Conference, CEO Satya Nadella brought up Microsoft’s cooperation with Youzu Interactive on many technological fronts. In his keynote speech, Satya took Youzu Interactive as a prime example to illustrate the importance of working closely with developers. He noted that Youzu Interactive’s use of Microsoft Azure cloud computing for their game servers is an innovation, which not only improves server utility and reduces costs, but also allows instantaneous launching of new servers. Another innovative feature is the integration of Microsoft Translator into Youzu Interactive’s international mobile game, League of Angels-Fire Raiders, allowing users of multiple languages to easily communicate within the same game world.
Thanks to its innovative solutions in game design and technology application, Youzu Interactive has become an industry leader and will continue to expand its global influence. Always pushing for the next big breakthrough and with partners like Apple and Microsoft, Youzu Interactive is ready to shape the future of the gaming industry.