Three new hirings: Galaxy on Fire 3 - Manticore developer Deep Silver FISHLABS recruits key personnel [PRESS RELEASE]
On June 1st and July 1st, Hamburg-based mobile games studio Deep Silver FISHLABS welcomed Marco Struck, Eugen Brusilovskyy and Cyrill Vitkovskiy among their rows. By doing so, the company filled the vacant posts of Technical Director, Senior Tool Programmer and Senior 3D Artist.
Deep Silver FISHLABS, the makers of the award-winning Galaxy on Fire saga, are happy to announce the recent hirings of Marco Struck as Technical Director, Eugen Brusilovskyy as Senior Tools Programmer and Cyrill Vitkovskiy as Senior 3D Artist. Overall, the studio now employs 90 staff members.
Galaxy on Fire 3 - Manticore developer Deep Silver FISHLABS recruits key personnel (Marco Struck, Technical Director)
Marco Struck plays a central role in the development of current and upcoming AAA games for all relevant mobile platforms. As Technical Director, the 42-year-old Computer Scientist leads and oversees all of Deep Silver FISHLABS’ technical projects and operations. Before that, he successfully filled leading roles at companies such as t8y.com GmbH or Cellular GmbH. At the latter, Struck was CTO to a 50-strong team.
Eugen Brusilovskyy joins Deep Silver FISHLABS as Senior Tools Programmer. Like Struck, the 34-years-old Brusilovskyy is also a certified Computer Scientist. He worked, among others, at InnoGames and Global Logic Ukraine. In his new capacity, he will bring in his knowledge and experience to support the development of new tools for Deep Silver FISHLABS’ proprietary ABYSS® engine. His efforts contribute to the realization of the upcoming 3D space shooter Galaxy on Fire 3 - Manticore as well as other, hitherto unannounced projects.
Deep Silver FISHLABS‘ third new employee is the 28-years-old Cyrill Vitkovskiy who joined the company as Senior 3D Artist on July 1st. Subsequent to employments as Senior Environment Artist at Crytek and Goodgame Studios, Vitkovskiy now is in charge of the creation of “next-gen” assets such as props, vehicles and weapons for Deep Silver FISHLABS. In addition, he also designs texture sets in different styles and environments for varying projects.
A list of all open positions at Deep Silver FISHLABS is available at www.dsfishlabs.com. Besides backend and engine developers, the studio is also looking for new artists and game designers.
About Deep Silver FISHLABS:
Deep Silver FISHLABS is Koch Media’s mobile unit operating under the premium publishing label of Deep Silver. Having spearheaded 3D mobile gaming for more than a decade, the Hamburg-based studio has assembled an award-winning portfolio of international top titles such as the acclaimed Galaxy on Fire saga. In addition to developing their own IPs in-house, the 90-strong team of Deep Silver FISHLABS also provides comprehensive publishing services for co-operant independent developers from all over the world. To date, the games of Deep Silver FISHLABS have generated a total of 120+ million downloads. www.dsfishlabs.com
About Koch Media:
Koch Media is a leading producer and distributor of digital entertainment products (software, games and films). The company's own publishing activities, marketing and distribution extend throughout Europe and the USA. The Koch Media group has more than 15 years of experience in the digital media distribution business, and has risen to become the number one distributor in Europe. With headquarters in Planegg near Munich/Germany, Koch Media owns branches in Germany, England, France, Austria, Switzerland, Italy, Spain, the Nordic regions, Benelux and the USA. www.kochmedia.com