OverviewTrion World Network, Inc., a privately-held corporation, is the publisher and developer of dynamic server-based online games. The company was co-founded in September 2006 by Dr. Lars Buttler and Jon Van Caneghem. The corporate headquarters are located in Redwood City, California, with development studios in San Diego, California, and Austin, Texas (USA).
In October 2009 it was announced that David Reid, former President of Publishing for NCsoft West, had joined the company as Senior Vice President. It was also announced that Scott Hartsman, formerly an executive with Sony Online Entertainment, would become the new CEO and General Manager of the company's Redwood Shores studio.
In April of 2010, Trion World Network changed its name to Trion Worlds.
Trion World Network's first project, the fantasy MMORPG RIFT, was first unveiled with the name Heroes of Telara at the E3 convention in June 2009. The game was released in March 2011.
Also Known As
- Trion World Network, Inc. (from Sep, 2006 to Apr, 2010)
TriviaCompany location and contact information (2009):
Trion World Network, Inc.
303 Twin Dolphin Dr. Ste.500
Redwood City, CA 94065
Related Web Sites
- Trion Worlds, Inc. (official website)
Logo first used Sep, 2006
Most Recent Games
- Trove: Botanical Blaster Pack
- Trove: Dynomighty Miner Pack
- Trove: Square Necessities Pack
- Trove: Super Starter Pack
- Atlas Reactor: Adventure Freelancer Five Pack
- Rift: Ascended Essentials Pack
- Rift: New Frosty Moosedantix Pack
- Rift: New Mummified Power Pack
- Rift: Prophecy of Ahnket - Celestial Adventurer's Pack
- Rift: Starter Pack