Genius Factor Games Inc. (GFG) is an established video game developer based in Vancouver, British Columbia, and specializes in building innovative, interactive titles for mobile devices including Apple iPhone, Apple iPod, Apple iPad, Android mobile, and for the casual and online (social networking) gaming market.
GFG established itself in 2008 in the mobile and casual video game industry and has already enjoyed great success with its first gaming product Gravity Well™
. 400,000 gamers to their iPhone and iPod touch devices have downloaded Gravity Well™. This is a significant number of downloads that far exceeds the average.
More recently, GFG released the RPG card battle game Riese: Battle for Eleysia
for the iPhone, iPod and iPad, based on the 10-part webseries Riese: Kingdom Falling on Syfy Network. This game leverages a transmedia strategy with film productions in BC.
Founder Ted Nugent (President) brings over 15 years of first-hand experience in the video game industry as a producer, business development manager, software engineer, and game designer. Since its inception, GFG has expanded its staff to a dedicated team of seven. In addition to Gravity Well™
and Riese: Battle for Eleysia
, GFG has three additional products in production, scheduled for release in 2011.
GFG's primary efforts are focused on developing its own intellectual properties as direct-to consumer downloadable content (DLC) while looking forward towards the development of third- party licensed properties. By focusing its development on compelling, engaging and rewarding game play experiences; GFG delivers products that deliver on a principle of "pick-up-and-play in 5 minutes or less".