Audiokinetic and Microsoft – News from Montreal – Game Central

Audiokinetic has announced a new licensing deal with Microsoft Game Studios (MGS) by which WaveWorks Interactive Sound Engine (Wwise) will be used in all developed and published MGS titles. The dynamic audio tool will be integrated into Shadowrun.

It’s just another signal of the pre-eminence of Montreal on the World game scene. If you do a Google Alert to keep aware of news items on games and gaming, you will be surprised how often those items describe some news-breaking new event or contract or business partnership in Montreal .

Cleary games and gaming are a big slice of Internet activity. Microsoft has its MSN Games website where you can download free online games. When visiting don’t forget to open up your Internet Explorer browser to make that visit. If you go there with Firefox, you’ll get the following message:

Important Note: Your browser has not been detected as Internet Explorer.
You may view the content within this site using any client browser and you can download games to play them off-line, however; the on-line games will only work with the Internet Explorer 5.01 or later browser on Windows 98 or later operating systems.

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