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Revision of the company overview for HD Publishing B.V.

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Revised ThingRevision of the company overview for HD Publishing B.V.
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Company OverviewHD Publishing was a Dutch publishing and distribution company established in 1995 and based in Amsterdam. It was founded as HD Interactive and the name was changed around 2005.

At the end of 2005 HD Publishing backed the establishment of the Hungarian game development studio Most Wanted Entertainment. Its foundation stemmed back to HD publishing Nexus: The Jupiter Incident by Mithis Games. In 2004 HD signed a publishing agreement for a next game, Joint Task Force, but before it was completed Mithis was acquired by Eidos. HD provided the financial backing for a number of developers to establish the new studio Most Wanted Entertainment.

HD Publishing most likely went out of business in 2008. Most Wanted Entertainment continued on its own.

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Company Overview
Established in 1995 and based in Amsterdam, HD Interactive has achieved exceptional growth. Over a short period of time it has progressed from being a local distributor in the Benelux territories to its present standing as a worldwide publisher.¶

HD Interactive operates in two main business areas - worldwide publishing of CD based interactive entertainment and leisure software as well as local distribution of computer and video games.¶

In
the local Benelux market, HD Interactive has distributed, licensed and published titles from major publishers such as <moby company="Ubisoft">Ubisoft</moby>, <moby company="Infogrames">Infogrames</moby>, <moby company="Empire Interactive">Empire Interactive</moby> and <moby company="Hasbro">Hasbro</moby>. ¶

On the international publishing front, in just four years
HD Interactive has become the largest independent publisher in the Benelux region with a string of successful titles to its credit. ¶

Growing in status as a truly worldwide publisher, HD Interactive is committed to extending its global network of dedicated partners and compiling a unique portfolio of superior products. ¶

Its strategy is to work closely with those partners, select only the best quality titles and limit the number published each year. That means total focus for every product and the promise that each title will realise its maximum sales potential
in every territory.¶

[Source: www.hdinteractive.nl]
Company Overview
HD Publishing was a Dutch publishing and distribution company established in 1995 and based in Amsterdam. It was founded as HD Interactive and the name was changed around 2005.¶

At the end of 2005 HD Publishing backed the establishment of the Hungarian game development studio <moby company="Most Wanted Entertainment">Most Wanted Entertainment</moby>. Its foundation stemmed back to HD publishing <moby game="Nexus: The Jupiter Incident">Nexus: The Jupiter Incident</moby> by <moby company="Mithis Games">Mithis Games</moby>. In 2004 HD signed a publishing agreement for a next game, <moby game="Joint Task Force">Joint Task Force</moby>, but before it was completed Mithis was acquired by <moby company="Eidos">Eidos</moby>. HD provided the financial backing for a number of developers to establish the new studio Most Wanted Entertainment.¶

HD Publishing most likely went out of business in 2008. Most Wanted Entertainment continued on its own.

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view changes 1 Jun 12, 2012 Overview Sciere (728529) Approved major update