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remote control productions Germany's Leading Production House in the Computer and Video Games Industry. production house and developer network

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SUSTAINABLE

Our objective is to improve and strengthen our company, our partners and the economic location of Germany and Europe. Instead of focusing on short-term profit maximization, we are interested in creating a long-term success.

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CREDIBLE

We take our work seriously and produce games with the greatest degree of professionalism. Instead of relying on the opinions of others, we refer to our own extensive video game experience, profound knowledge of the entertainment industry in terms of our intuition for style, target audiences and game enjoyment.

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CONSISTENT

Besides our emphasis on a strong family and friendly like approach, we also understand that clear positions and logical decisions are extremely important. Personal preferences do not influence our project decisions. Furthermore, our decisions are not subject to everyday policy changes, but hold an objective and steady course.

RCP Team
About us
RCP Team

WE ARE...

...an independent, international active production house which focuses on mediation, development and production of entertainment software.

WE HAVE...

...Germany’s biggest developer network with extensive experience and a wide range of contacts, providing an important interface between developers, publishers, distributors and investors.

WE IMPLEMENT...

...significant services in the core competences of business development, production, sales, creative services and research all of which play a vital role in the development of our projects.

WE INVEST...

...in young, talented teams and startups. Here we execute strategic advice along with operational tasks to ensure success.

Our Serivces

Business Development

Assisting with company foundations and financing

Advice on structure, strategy and synergy

Structuring, organizing and planning teams

Assisting in company formation and financing

Management of external experts (legal, finance,etc.)

Creative Services

Creation, evaluation and revisioning of Game Design

Translation, enhancing and proofreading of texts

Researching and developing story and setting

Art Direction und visual conception

Interface and interaction design

Research & Analytics

Analyzing Market-Trends

Forecasting Sales

Evaluation of target groups

Market and feasibility studies

Collecting, processing and analyzing market data

Production

Executive producing / producing / project management

Functioning as a communication and control interface

Performing independent due diligences

Evaluation, mediation and management of outsourcing partners

Preparation and review of plans for milestones, projects and resources

Buildup, integration and optimization of QA

Marketing & PR

Branding, brand management and rebranding

Development of PR and marketing strategies

Design and production of video-trailers

Organization support of conferences and trade show appearances

Sales

Pitching and presenting projects

Brokering work-for-hire projects

Budgeting and planning projects

Mediation between licensors and production partners

Evaluation and revisioning of pitching material

50+ Satisfied Clients.

12K+ Working Days.

26K+ Mugs of Coffee.

THE RCP FAMILY

As a customer of remote control productions you have at your disposal a national and international network in the game industry, from producing, consulting, developing, planning, financing through to realization.

The following list provides an overview of current RCP family members - development studios were rcp holds shares.

  • Chimera Entertainment
  • it matters Games
  • Brightside Games
  • TG Nord
  • Wolpertinger
  • Stillalive Studios
  • Zeitland
  • Engaging Lab
  • Newtracks

Chimera Entertainment

is an independent developer for digital entertainment software which focuses on online gaming and cross platform development. The studio was awarded with the 2007 LARA Startup Award and has today more than 25 employees working in the heart of Munich. The debut title »Windchaser« (PC) was published in May 2008, and was praised by the national press for its innovative and sophisticated game design. This was followed by several commissioned projects including »Train Your Brain With Dr. Kawashima“ (PC, Mac), »memory HD«, «Demolition Dash« and »Happy Hills« (all iPhone, iPad). In 2010, Chimera Entertainment released its first MMO browsergame: »Warstory – Europe in Flames« was developed with Silverlight and released in cooperation with Bigpoint.
In 2012 Chimera Entertainment released in cooperation with different publishing partners the MMO browser games »Skylancer: Battle for Horizon« and »Mission: Genesis« and »Word Wonders«, »Sara’s Cooking Class« and »Towers & Dungeons« on mobile platforms.
Since its founding in 2006, Chimera Entertainment has developed titles 10 titles on five different platforms. Right now, the Team is simultaneously working on four titles for PC and mobile platforms (iOS, Android).

www.chimera-entertainment.de

Chimera

it Matters Games

is primarily active on Apple iOS and Android mobile devices and focusses on games with serious topics. Complex educational or ecological issues will be playfully and interactively presented to gamers. Current-interest topics from science, such as tangential learning, are also implemented in the game designs of the Berlin based studio. it Matters Games developed »My Dolphin Show« for Spil Games and is working on »Sidekick Cyle«, a bike runner game that mixes gaming with charity for Global Gaming Initiative.

www.itmattersgames.com

itMatters Games

Brightside Games

is an highly creative, innovative and flexible independent game development studio based in Berlin. Many years of professional experience in interaction design and coding, a profound educational background and fresh ideas in game design, are the ingredients for the powerful mix that is present in this team.
Brightside Games’ debut title »Zeit²« was release by Ubisoft in January 2011 on XBLA and Steam. It was very well received by the international press with 35 reviews of 80% or more and specificly praised for its innovative gameplay. Brightside Games focuses on the development of downloadable games for digital distribution in markets like XBLA, PSN, Steam and the Apple App Store.
With an internal iteration process designed to improve specific gameplay features the studio is especially skilled in taking traditional arcade titles and giving them a new touch while preserving their original flair and building on strong core mechanics. Actual Releases include »Sheep Shack«, »SPiN WARS« und »Rally the World«.

www.brightside-games.de

Brightside Games

TG Nord

The TG Nord GmbH is a development studio for browser based online games. In August 2009 the hotel manager game »Wewaii« was published jointly with Travian Games GmbH and won several awards from 2009 to 2011, like the »German Computer Games Award« in the category »Best Online Game«.
Despite all the passion for the game itself TG North is a team using a very effective development process. Through agile and interdisciplinary team organization a high productivity and a high product quality is achieved. Managing Director and Producer Björn Lilleike started his games career in 1997 as a game designer for »Port Royale« and »Vermeer«. He worked as a senior game designer for the award-winning game »Anno 1701«.

www.tg-nord.com

TG Nord

Wolpertinger Games

is an independent game developer with the vision of creating games based on highly sophisticated, polished and fun gameplay mechanics. Versatility and flexibility are two of the core values. Working with cutting-edge technology, utilizing agile development and a sound approach to various platforms are basis for the focus on creating fun gameplay for the right audience. These principles are also applied to projects not only meant purely for entertainment. The team also creates fun games for advertisement, information or education purposes.
Wolpertinger Games was founded by Sebastian Bender and the independent production company Remote Control Productions GmbH in 2010. The team already formed in 2009 at university – developing an early prototype of the innovative 1st-person puzzle platformer Phobos. From 2010 to 2012, Wolpertinger Games developed and published two Xbox® LIVE Indie Games, »Quizocalypse« and »Poopocalypse«, worked on two unreleased PlayStation 3 titles, developed the iOS games »Kwizzer« (also for Facebook) »Wok Masters 2012« and created two branded advertisement games for a major Austrian retailer and a German publishing company.
The Prototype of their First-Person-Puzzle-Platformer »Phobos« won the »Selected Projects« Award at the Game Connection America.

www.wolpertingergames.com

Wolpertinger

stillalive studios

stillalive studiosis a young independent game development studio whose goal is to create innovative, dynamic and unique games. They first got together in early 2010 in Innsbruck, Austria as a team of 3. Over time, the team grew due to the ambitious nature of the Son Of Nor project and new members from Switzerland, Germany, Finland, Italy, US, and Ecuador joined the international distributed team of game developers. The core focus of stillalive studios team is to make innovative indie core-games for PC, Mac and Linux with special and unique game mechanics.
Their first game »Son of Nor« is a single- and multiplayer 3rd person action adventure game for Windows, Mac und Linux set in a desert world where human kind is on the brink of extinction. The studio has been working on the development of the game for more than a year, has completed almost 25% of the game to-date and is funded by a succesful Kickstarter Campaign.

www.stillalive-studios.com

Stillalive Studios

Zeitland

creates interactive media experiences that entertain, challenge and inspire. The development stuido focuses on the development of games and apps for iOS and the web, complimented with their specialist expertise in creating complex storyworlds and transmedia concepts. The team bundles many years of experience in game development, programming, media conception, story development and art.
Zeitland team members speak and present at conventions such as the fmx, quo vadis and perform workshops for Apps, Games and media concepts.

www.zeitland.com

Zeitland

Engaging Lab

is a 'first-mover & evangelist company' for the area of Gamification and Germany's thought leader for Gamification. The company is ranked among the Top15 Gamification-experts worldwide. 2011 Engaginglab became the winner of the 1st international gamification contest, covered by Mashable, SETI & Gamify.

www.engaginglab.com

Engaging Lab

Newtracks

is a video game developer and publisher based in Berlin, Germany, focussed on creating games for music fans. The company was founded on the premise of combining the emotional response to music with the engagement of gaming to create a new game genre. Newtracks has taken seed funding from investors Stefan Baumschlager (Rdio, Last FM), Peter Read (Gidsy, Loopcam, EyeEm, MoviePilot, Songkick), Hendrik Lesser (rcp - remote control productions), Samuli Siren, Christophe Maire (Txtr, SoundCloud, Readmill), Tilman Buggenhagen, Martin Sinner (Member of Axel Springer Silicon Valley Team), Jörn Lubkoll, and Philipp Belter.
Newtrack's first title »Bands« was released in March 2013.

www.newtracks.biz

Newtracks
Project and Clients

The remote control productions GmbH has implemented numerous projects for their customers. The following excerpt provides an overview of the current and past projects as well as the clients of rcp.

Current Games

Sidekick Cycle

Client: Global Gaming Initiative
Team: it Matters Games

Sidekick Cycle not only gives you the most exhilarating “downhill” style gameplay experience ever for iOS, it aims to raise awareness of the positive impact bikes can make in impoverished communities.

Happy Hills 2

Client: dreamfab
Team: Chimera Entertrainment

Free the Happy Hills in challenging physics puzzles and defeat the cheeky blocks that occupy them and their homeland in this challenging physics-based puzzler!

My Dolphin Show

Client: SPIL Games
Team: it Matters Games

Become a sea world star… without even getting wet! Jump through hoops, splash the audience, enjoy super-cute graphics and customise your dolphin with 30 dazzling costumes!

Hoppetee!

Client: Birgit Stock
Team: Chimera Entertainment

Make Hoppetee jump, run and float throughout the day and night. Be sure to make use of the hills to time jumps, maximize speed and distance! Discover the beauties of your life!

Rally the World

Client: Volkswagen AG
Team: Brightside Games

A mixture of an innovative racing and strategy game: You are playing the co-pilot and need get the timing in the track right! With more than 2 million players.

Word Wonders

Client: Games in Flames
Team: Chimera Entertainment

The innovative mix of puzzle and role-playing game, inspired by the classic board game "Scrabble". Awarded "Best Mobile Game" at the German Computer Games Award 2013.

Warstory

Client: Games in Flames
Team: Chimera Entertainment

The free-to-play MMO strategy game set in World War II. Play together with countless players to fight on the side of the Allies to liberate Europe and to finally free Berlin.

Towers & Dungeons

Client: Ravensburger Digital
Team: Chimera Entertainment

The tower builder which now functions in two directions: Build a magic tower with beautiful hand-drawn graphics, more than 40 different floors and hundreds of quests to keep you going.

All our games

2013

Sidekick Cycle

System: iOS ◊ Team: itMatters Games ◊ Client: GGI

Happy Hills 2

System: iOS ◊ Team: Chimera Entertainment ◊ Client: dreamfab

My Dolphin Show

System: iOS, Android ◊ Team: itMatters Games ◊ Client: Spil Games

Hoppetee!

System: iOS ◊ Team: Chimera Entertainment ◊ Client: Brigit Stock

Sheep Shack

System: iOS ◊ Team: Brightside Games ◊ Client: Just A Game

Rally the World

System: iOS, Android, Browser ◊ Team: Brightside ◊ Client: Aperto/VW

Warstory Europe

System: Browser ◊ Team: Chimera Entertainment ◊ Client: RNTS

2012

Happy Hills

System: iOS, Android ◊ Team: Chimera Entertainment ◊ Client: The9, China

Towers & Dungeons

System: iOS ◊ Team: Chimera Entertainment ◊ Client: Ravensburger Digital

Sara's Cooking Class

System: iOS ◊ Team: Chimera Entertainment ◊ Client: Spil Games

Demolition Dash

System: Android ◊ Team: Chimera Entertainment ◊ Client: The9,China

Word Wonders

System: iOS ◊ Team: Chimera Entertainment ◊ Client: Dreamfab

Word Wonders

System: PC ◊ Team: Chimera Entertainment ◊ Client: GamesinFlames

Skylancer

System: Browser ◊ Team: Chimera Entertainment ◊ Client: Gamesinflames

Mission: Genesis

System: Browser ◊ Team: Chimera Entertainment ◊ Client: dtp interactive

2011

Happy Hills

System: iOS ◊ Team: Chimera Entertainment ◊ Client:dreamfab

Demolition Dash

System: iOS ◊ Team: Chimera Entertainment ◊ Client: dreamfab

Zeit²

System: XBLA ◊ Team: Brightside Games ◊ Client: Ubisoft

2010

Greed: Black Border

System: PC ◊ Team: Clockstone ◊ Client:Headup Games

Warstory

System: Browser ◊ Team: Chimera Entertainment ◊ Client: Bigpoint

Memory HD

System: iPad ◊ Team: Chimera Entertainment ◊ Client: Ravensburger Digital

Memory

System: iOS ◊ Team: Chimera Entertainment ◊ Client: Ravensburger Digital

2009

Ion Assault

System: XBLA ◊ Team: Coreplay ◊ Client:RTL Interactive

Wiesn Fieber

System: iOS ◊ Team: Chimera Entertainment

Farm Fieber

System: iOS ◊ Team: Chimera Entertainment

2008

Windchaser

System: PC ◊ Team: Chimera Entertainment ◊ Client:dtp interactive

Customers of remote control productions

publishing partners of the rcp network & friends

Careers in the RCP Network
Jobs @ rcp

Current Vacancies at remote control production and the RCP Family Studios.

@ rcp, Munich

  • Intern (m/f)

    duties: Support the games production team

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  • Student Temp Finance & Controlling (m/f)

    Duties: : support of the finance department

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@ Chimera Entertainment, Munich

@ Zeitland, Ludwigsburg/Stuttgart

  • Native iOS Programmer for mobile Games (m/w)

    develop modern iOS Apps in x-code/ objective-c

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  • Motion Interface Designer (m/f)

    app & game GUI conceptions, trailers, mockups, pitch documents

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  • Artist 2D Illustration (m/f)

    concepts, cartoon, comic & realistic illustrations

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  • Producer for apps & games (m/f)

    production scheduling, management and tracking

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  • Unity 3D Programmer, mobile games (m/f)

    Develop gameplay code with Unity 3D

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  • HTML5 App Programmer, mobile (m/f)

    Develop modern HTML5 mobile apps

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  • Game Design & Conception Internship (m/f)

    develop and design new app- & game-concepts

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  • Production Assistant for mobile & web Games (m/w)

    communication between the development team, client and producer; planing, coordinating and optimizing workflow & processes

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PRESS & CONTACTS

Current Press Releases

  • New Gamification Conference in Munich, October 18th

    RCP and Engaginglab collectively host the GamifyConference at the Medientage Munich.

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  • Speedpitching Contest by RCP

    Remote control productions will held a Speedpitching Contest at RESPAWN Conference in Cologne, August 19/20.

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  • Hendrik Lesser is EGDF boardmember

    remote control production's CEO has been elected to the board of the European Game Developer Federation.

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  • "Son Of Nor" gets funded on Kickstarter

    stillalive studios celebrates the success of their Kickstarter campaign for their third-person action-adventure "Son of Nor".

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  • RCP Family & Friends Newsletter 1st Half of 2013

    "Son of Nor" on Kickstarter / / 1 million downloads for Rally The World / / Sidekick Cycle: Charity Meets Gaming

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  • Word Wonders wins German Computer Game Award

    Chimeras Entertainments word puzzle RPG wins the German Computer Game Award in the category of "Best Mobile Game".

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  • Word Wonders takes over the mobile gaming world

    GamesInFlames, dreamfab and Chimera Entertainment announce the release of "Word Wonders: The Tower of Babel" for iOS.

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  • rcp brings German mobile games with The9 to China

    remote control productions and dreamfab publishes "Happy Hills" and "Demolition Dash" with The9 in China.

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Press Contact

remote control productions GmbH

Knut Gollert

Sendlinger-Tor-Platz 6

80336 Munich

Telephone: +49 (0)89 / 210 205 733

+49 (0)89 / 210 205 799

E-mail: press (at) r-control.de

Contact

We are HERE!

Sendlinger-Tor-Platz 6

D-80336 Munich

Telephone: +49 (0)89 / 210 205 715

+49 (0)89 / 210 205 799

E-mail: info (at) r-control.de

Imprint

remote control productions GmbH is a company incorporated under German law with its headquarters in Munich.

Managing Director: Hendrik Lesser

Adress:

remote control productions GmbH
Sendlinger-Tor-Platz 6
80336 Munich
Germany

Phone: +49 (0) 89 / 210 205 715
Fax: +49 (0) 89 / 210 205 799
E-Mail: info (at) r-control.de
Facebook: facebook.com/pages/remote-control/

remote control productions GmbH is registered in the commercial register of the district court Munich under HRB 163052.

UST-ID.Nr. de 249 425 849

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