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Vincent Pourieux

aka: V. Pourieux
Moby ID: 78701

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Vincent Pourieux started as a programmer at Infogrames in 1988. After having successfully contributed to the development of a dozen products, including blockbusters such as Asterix and Obelix, The Smurfs, TinTin..., he reached the position of consoles department Team Manager.

In 1997, he founded CPU Software development studio, dedicated specifically to R&D research. He laid the foundations of V-world real-time 3D terrain rendering technology, later rebranded VWorldTerrain.

In 1999 he co-founded EMG and carried out the development of several games titles, such as Speed Demons, Nike The Mission and the Eingana edutaimnent software.

In 2002, Vincent co-founded NP Cube and, as R&D Manager until August 2004, adapted VWorldTerrain technology to the needs of the client part of the Dark and Light MMORPG. Some issues about this project can be read in the description of the Mafate engine.

In April 2004 he formed VWORLD, LLC to succeed to CPU Software. He currently occupies the position of CEO at VWORLD, company in charge of constantly bringing new enhancements to VWorldTerrain technology and exploiting its related proprietary rights.

Credited on 14 games

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Egypt Kids (2001, Windows) Technical Direction
Lucky Luke: Wanted! (2001, Game Boy Advance) Original SNES Development Team
The Mission (2000, PlayStation) Executive Producer
Astérix and Obélix Take on Caesar (1999, PlayStation) Project Manager - Game Play
Lucky Luke (1997, Windows) The Production and Development Team for Original Version
Alone in the Dark 2 (1996, PlayStation) Special Thanks to
The Adventures of Tintin: Prisoners of the Sun (1996, SNES) Tools Programmers
Spirou (1995, Genesis) Tools programmers
Time Gate: Knight's Chase (1995, Windows) Thanks To
Tintin in Tibet (1995, SNES) Tools Programmers
The Smurfs (1994, Genesis) Designed by
Astérix (1993, SNES) Programmed by
Toxic Crusaders (1992, Genesis) Design
The Light Corridor (1991, ZX Spectrum) Original game by

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  • VWorldTerrain
    Vincent Pourieux is the owner and inventor of VWorldTerrain 3D real-time terrain technology presented on VWORLD website. VWorldTerrain has already been used for Speed Demons, Eingana Act 1 and 1.5 and Dark and Light.

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