Lots of Gaming related activity happening in Ireland at the moment
Havok founders, Dr. Steven Collins and Hugh Reynolds are rumored to have signed multiple deals with large gaming platforms and publishing houses, with their startup new game technology, which is trading as Kore
Tribal City Interactive based in Galway are working on social games for both Facebook and Twitter
Jolt Online, recently acquired by Gamestop, are hiring like mad
Crowdstar, one of the largest social gaming companies on Facebook, have an operation in Ireland (codename: CSI) , headed up by Gavin Barrett
IDA Ireland announced over 100 jobs at Dublin based Gala Networks Europe
The founders of Havok, which was acquired by Intel, Hugh Reynolds and Steven Collins have recently taken on some funding for their new startup – New Game Technologies – according to the Irish Indo.
Hugh and Steven are two of the smartest gaming technologists in Ireland – and its great to see them back in startup land again.