The Ontario Media Development Corporation has granted $1 million to two Ontario game developers, Digital Extremes and Silicon Knights, to create video games prototypes. The developers will use the prototypes to market their concepts and ideas to potential publishers.
Digital Extremes' prototype is a third-person action game with an old school horror theme. Target platforms include Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC.
Silicon Knights' prototype is a third-person action psychological thriller. Target platforms include all next-generation systems.