IR Gurus, a developer based in Melbourne, has been working on an aerial combat title called Heatseeker for the Nintendo Wii, Playstation 2 and the PSP. The publisher for the game, Codemasters, published a press release detailing a unique aspect to this action-oriented game, called the ‘Impact Cam’. The press release is as follows:
In an IGN interview with Ben Board (Producer from IR Gurus), it's revealed that the Melbourne developer of "Heroes of the Pacific" is working on a new air combat game called "Heatseeker". It's set for a March 2007 release on the PSP, PS2, and the Wii.
IRGurus are currently seeking Quality Assurance staff for their upcoming projects.
Quality Assurance Employee
Experience preferred but not essential.
The Herald Sun has an article on AFL Premiership 2006 by IR Gurus. They chat to IR Gurus developer, Justin Halliday, on the new improvements added to AFL Premiership 2006, and how the team gathered inspiration from previous AFL games on systems like the NES.
Cnet have a recent review of AFL Premiership 2006 by IR Gurus up, where the reviewer echos much of the comments made by visitors on Sumea's page on the game that the game play has improve a lot over the previous release, but is still let down by its visuals and overall polish...
Experience all the action of the AFL from the comfort of your living room. AFL? Premiership 2006 is the only official game of the AFL featuring all the teams, players, venues and competitions of the 2006 season and is back exclusively for PlayStation?2.
Play a single game for some quick footy action, participate in a whole season or play in Career Mode to develop your career, complete with player trading, national AFL draft and AFL Tribunal.
IR Gurus is a local video game developer, and following the success of Heroes of the Pacific (AGDC Game of the Year), we are expanding. We're looking for talented windows programmers to join our staff working on cutting edge flight games, and next-gen technology (Xbox 360, Sony PS3, Nintendo Wii).
Roles available include the following:
Experienced Tools Programmers
Senior Games Programmer (Core Engine)
Senior Games Programmers (Graphics)
Following the success of Heroes of the Pacific (AGDC Game of the Year), Melbourne based IR Gurus is expanding again.
- Work on high profile franchises
- Rapidly expanding studio
Sony Computer Entertainment Australia (SCE Aust.) and the Australian Football League (AFL) today announced the signing of a two year licensing agreement which will see SCE Aust., as the exclusive publisher of AFL video games.
SCE Aust. is also pleased to announce the video game title - AFL Premiership 2006 exclusively for PlayStation?2, officially licensed by Australian Football League, due for release in July this year. Benefiting from the new deal signed with the AFL, the franchise is now exclusive to SCE Aust. across all PlayStation? products for the next two years.
Experienced Game Developers
Following the success of Heroes of the Pacific (AGDC Game of the Year), IR Gurus is expanding.
- Work on high-profile franchises
- Rapidly expanding studio