Sidhe

Based in New Zealand

Sidhe Interactive is a game development studio dedicated to producing high quality entertainment titles, bringing together a close-knit team of talented and highly educated specialists, with world class creative and software development skills.

Offering exceptional quality and value for money, Sidhe provides services to and has products published by a range of world class partners and clients including successful companies such as Sony Online Entertainmant, Red Mile Entertainment, Ubisoft, eUniverse, KromeStudios, adidas International, Vivendi Universal, and Midway.

The team have experience across a variety of platforms including work on games such as O'Neill Championship Surfer (PlayStation), Barbie Beach Vacation (PC), Barbie Sparkling Ice Show (PC), adidas Football Fever (PC), Jimmy Neutron: Jet Fusion (PS2/GC), Hoyle Majestic Chess (PC), RugbyLeague (PS2/Xbox/PC), RugbyLeague2 (PS2/PC), GripShift (PSP).

Coming from a range of backgrounds, Sidhe technical and creative staff have also individually worked on complex commercial software applications, and special effects and animation on major motion pictures such as The Frighteners, Contact, and The Lord of the Rings trilogy.

The company is an officially licensed developer for Microsoft (Xbox, Xbox 360), Sony Computer Entertainment Europe (PSOne, PS2, PS3, PSP), and Nintendo of America (Wii, GBA, DS). It is also a co-founding member of the NewZealandGameDevelopersAssociation.

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[edit] History

[edit] Awards

At the 2005 Australian Game Developers Awards, Sidhe won a number of awards recognising the original IP title GripShift for PSP as well as an industry achievement award. The specific awards received were:

  • Best Handheld Game - GripShift
  • Best Game Design - GripShift
  • Best Level Design - GripShift
  • Outstanding Industry Contribution Award - Sidhe Interactive

[edit] Recent Releases & Titles in Development

  • **Rugby Challenge** (Console/PC) - Q3 2011

http://rugbychallengegame.com

  • **RugbyLeague2** (PS2/PC) - December 2005

http://rugbyleague2.com

  • **GripShift** (PSP) - Worldwide release through Red Mile Entertainment, SOE and Ubisoft
                 - US Release Sept 05
                 - Europe / Australasian Release Nov 05
                 - Japanese Release Feb 06

http://gripshiftgame.com

  • **MelbourneCupChallenge** (PS2, Xbox, PC) October 2006

http://www.melbournecupchallenge.com

  • **JackassTheGame** (PS2, PSP) November 2007

http://www.jackassthegame.com

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[edit] Contact

Physical Address

Level 7, Willbank House
57 Willis Street
Wellington
NEW ZEALAND

Postal Address

PO Box 6203
Marion Square
Wellington
NEW ZEALAND

Phone

P. +64 4 4712638
F. +64 4 4712639

Email

info@sidhe.co.nz
pr@sidhe.co.nz

careers@sidhe.co.nz

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