OverviewObject Software Limited is a developer of entertainment software for the PC. Through its wholly subsidiary, Object Software (Beijing) Co., Ltd, it operates a development studio in the Haidian District of Beijing with a staff of 60. Since its inception in 1995 it has developed five single player PC games which are "Hooves of Thunder"(1995), "Metal Knight "(1998) , "Fate of the Dragon"(2000), "Dragon Throne: Battle of Red Cliffs¨ (2001) and "Prince of Qin¨ (2002) and an online PC game titled "Prince of Qin Online¨ (2003). (directly from http://www.objectsw.com/)
Also Known As
- Overmax Studio -- Former company name.
Trivia"Hooves of Thunder" was Object Software's first game and was the first computer game developed in Mainland China to be distributed in the United States. The game was converted from its original DOS code to Windows with entirely new artwork. It was awarded an 82% rating by PC Gamer in the United States in April 1996.
"Metal Knight", an RTS game, was the first game developed in Mainland China ever to be included in the Top Ten of PopSoft, the leading PC game magazine in Mainland China. "Metal Knight" remained in PopSoft's Top Ten for 9 consecutive months. "Metal Knight" has been licensed for distribution in Taiwan and Hong Kong and in the United States and Italy.
(From their web site)