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Featured Sector3 Studios is moving to Gothia Science Park

Discussion in 'RaceRoom Racing Experience' started by Ryan Ogurek, Oct 22, 2014.

  1. Ryan Ogurek

    Ryan Ogurek
    Editor / Automotive News Staff

    Sector3 Studios New HQ.jpg
    Sector 3 Studios has announced that they are moving the location of their offices to Gothia Science Park in Sweden.

    Sector 3 Studios is the creator of the free-to-play racing simulator, RaceRoom Racing Experience. Their developers are many of those from the former SimBin Studios.

    “We couldn't be more excited,” said Chris Speed, CEO of Sector3 Studios.
    “Gothia Science Park provides a unique and innovative habitat for nurturing game development. It’s an informatics icon for Sweden and Europe alike. Many talented students and game developers call Gothia Science Park their home. We're proud that Sector3 will soon thrive among them.”

    Chris Speed also said that "Sector3 Studios is expanding its operations and will soon hire more employees especially programmers".

    If you would like to apply you can send your CV to careers[at]sector3studios.com
     
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  2. In was hoping they moved to a nice Nurburgring office.
     
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  3. Jay Ekkel

    Jay Ekkel
    Kylotonn Games

    even though that would be cool and our publisher/partner does have office space available at the ring for us, that would be not the best move as sadly enough the ring is int he middle of nowhere and would have similar issues to what we have now ;)
     
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  4. Andi Goodwin

    Andi Goodwin
    Premium Member

    slow pizza deliveries really suck .......

    Andi
     
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  5. I wish the best for this Company and i hope they have more years than Simbin.
     
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  6. There's no kart track, they can concentrate more on game development now.
     
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  7. Jay Ekkel

    Jay Ekkel
    Kylotonn Games

    I think you are slightly mistaken about there not being a go kart track in the area ;)
     
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  8. Awesome to hear, all the best to you guys in sweden. Hopefully we can expect more awesome content for R3E ;)
     
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  9. Robert vd Heide

    Robert vd Heide
    Piloting RC Helicopters and sim Racecars

    pretty classy estate for a team that just had to thin its crew and avoid bankruptcy
     
  10. Jay Ekkel

    Jay Ekkel
    Kylotonn Games

    yeah, its pretty nice, GSP is a location where a lot of start-up are beginning share facilities and services etc to keep costs down. And with having the university that has several game related programs next door it has access to an enormous pool of talent. Let alone working in a big building with like minded people trying to work in the industry!

    http://www.gsp.se/en/about-gsp
     
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  11. Andy Jackson

    Andy Jackson
    Sponsored by BRUT Premium Member

    Great. Lets hope you can make a proper race sim called GTR3 and deliver it, whole and with everything that GTR2 had in it and more and at one price.
     
  12. Jay Ekkel

    Jay Ekkel
    Kylotonn Games

    well for now, all that could be said about that project, I have already said int he ISR interview ;) We focus on R3E for the time being. :)
     
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  13. Why not make R3E the proper race sim with everything GTR2 had first?.. .
     
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  14. Andy Jackson

    Andy Jackson
    Sponsored by BRUT Premium Member

    I doubt it will ever happen. R3E does not have the right dynamics in my opinion. And I detest the purchase model.

    I am just one of the many pee'd off buyers of DTMe that finds the whole thing a ripp off that I can't use the DTM content in R3E even though I have to access DTM through the main R3E game.
     
  15. Jay Ekkel

    Jay Ekkel
    Kylotonn Games

    we have commented on the reasons why and that we are actively trying to find a solution for that, the ball is not in our court on that one sadly enough.

    All i can say for now is to have a little bit more patience. ;)
     
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  16. Have you done a ISR interview? Or are you perhaps referring to the Simpit interview?
     
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  17. Jay Ekkel

    Jay Ekkel
    Kylotonn Games

    you are right, simpit!
     
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  18. Just out of curiosity - who is your partner/publisher? Are you still linked to K&N?
     
  19. Jay Ekkel

    Jay Ekkel
    Kylotonn Games

    Our publisher and r3e project owner is still RaceRoom with Sector3 as the leading force/developer. With regards to investors/partners I cannot give you any comment.
     
  20. Connor Caple

    Connor Caple
    Slowest Racer in Town...

    Does this mean Race 07 is dead and that is why the Server Lobby is not working any more?