Mindscape Asia Pacific Pty Ltd, is Australia's leading publisher and distributor of kids, family and NextGen games, productivity and reference software on the PC, Mac, DS, Wii, Playstation, Xbox and online platforms. Mindscape is one of the longest established software publishers in Australia representing some of the most well-known international companies and brands including Acronis, Alawar, Broderbund, Encyclopedia Britannica, Endemol, Hoyle Games, IMSI Design, Incomedia, iolo, Konami, Legacy Games, Mark Burnett Productions, Myhorseclub, Nancy Drew, Nuance, LMSoft, Playfirst, Playrix, PopCap, Punch, Roxio, Serif, Tecmo Koei, The Fighter Collection, The Learning Company, Universal and Zemana.
A brief history
Acronis is a leading provider of easy-to-use backup, recovery and security solutions for physical, virtual and cloud environments. Its patented disk imaging technology enables corporations, SMBs and consumers to protect their digital assets. With Acronis' disaster recovery, deployment and migration software, users protect their digital information, maintain business continuity and reduce downtime. Acronis software is sold in more than 180 countries and available in 13 languages.
Founded in 1999, Alawar Entertainment specialises in the development, publication and distribution of casual games, reaching players in over 60 countries. The company is the leading distributor of casual titles in Eastern Europe and has published more than 200 casual PC games globally, including leading downloadable brands like Farm Frenzy, Stray Souls and The Treasures of Montezuma. Alawar games are now available for the Mac, iPhone, iPad, Android, PlayStation 3, Nintendo DS, bada, BlackBerry and other platforms.
Founded in 1980, Broderbund is an international leader in consumer and business productivity software. Its brands, including the PrintShop, PrintMaster, Mavis Beacon, ClickArt, Calendar Creator and Scrapbook Designer are category leaders. Broderbund has more than 40 million+ customers in homes and businesses.
QuickCraft Resources offer the early learning field- Hundreds of printable templates for children to make and create. Each activity cd also includes- teacher parent resources, short stories, craft activities and recipes and poems written specifically for the QuickCraft range by award winning Australian Poet Elaine Colgrave. Each cd also touches on basic math and literacy, letter-sound and alphabet recognition as well as catering for the important emergent reading skills.
About Encyclopedia Britannica
Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc. has been the leader in reference and education publishing since 1768. Its software products include the Ultimate Reference Suite for CD-ROM and DVD-ROM, the Deluxe Edition CD-ROM and the Children's Encyclopedia for CD-ROM.
Endemol is a global leader in entertainment programming, having established itself as the largest independent TV, cross platform and digital production company in the world. The company produces worldwide hits like Big Brother, Deal or No Deal, Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, Star Academy and Wipeout.
About Her Interactive
Her Interactive, Inc. creates intelligent interactive entertainment for girls of all ages. The company designs, develops and markets award-winning interactive CD-ROM games that offer role-playing mysteries and adventures that girls and adventurous sleuths find both challenging and fun. The Nancy Drew series offers exciting adventure game play without violence or gender stereotypes.
About Hoyle Games
The official name in gaming for over 200 years, Hoyle has been the #1 Family Entertainment brand for the PC since it first launched. Great for players of all ages, Hoyle offers the most popular games that can be played for hours on end. Each game is based on the Official Rules from the authority in gaming, Hoyle.
IMSI is a leading developer of software for both professional and home users. Since 1982, IMSI have provided cutting-edge technology through easy-to-use, top-quality software. IMSI’s portfolio of products include the bestselling TurboCAD, TurboFloorPlan and DesignCAD.
Incomedia, founded in 1998, is a leading independent developer and publisher of multimedia software for the PC. Incomedia’s flagship product WebSite X5, currently sold in over 40 countries through a well-established network of International distributors, resellers and retailers, was developed with the aim of bringing high-end website creation software at affordable prices to home, business and education users. The software is designed specifically for users who want to publish high-quality websites and on-line shops, with a professional look and feel in just 5 simple steps.
iolo technologies, LLC, produces award-winning software that repairs, optimizes, and protects computers. Founded in 1998 and headquartered in Los Angeles with market presence in 33 countries, iolo has nearly 40 million users worldwide and hundreds of awards from industry analysts and media. Used and recommended by the world's leading technical authorities and consistently ranked as best in class by independent labs worldwide, the iolo product line includes System Mechanic®, the #1 best-selling PC performance optimization software; System Mechanic Professional®, an all-in-one suite of performance and security tools; Search and Recover™, a powerful data recovery tool for retrieving deleted files and photos; DriveScrubber®, the #1 best-selling utility for secure data removal; as well as System Shield®, performance-focused antivirus and antispyware software.
Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. (KDEI), a wholly owned subsidiary of Konami Corporation (NYSE: KNM), is a leading, global developer, publisher and manufacturer of electronic entertainment properties, specialising in the home video game market. Konami Digital Entertainment is responsible for popular franchises like Metal Gear Solid, Silent Hill and Pro Evolution Soccer amongst other top sellers. Konami Group is also the manufacturer of the wildly popular Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME, which has sold more than 25 billion cards worldwide.
About Legacy Interactive
Legacy Interactive® is a seasoned developer of innovative games and simulations on all major interactive platforms. Entertaining and educating customers since 1998, the company has built a reputation for developing intelligent, realistic, and high quality games for a broad audience. Legacy has introduced entirely new interactive genres such as TV drama games and medical and vet simulations, and in the process created best-selling games such as Law & Order, Pet Pals, House, Murder She Wrote and Sherlock Holmes.
About Mark Burnett Productions
Mark Burnett is a British television producer known for creating and/or producing competition-based reality televisions shows such as the American edition of Survivor, The Apprentice and Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?
Nuance is the leading provider of speech and imaging solutions for businesses and consumers around the world. It's technologies, applications and services make the user experience more compelling by transforming the way people interact with information and how they create, share and use documents. Their award-winning Dragon Naturally Speaking, PDF, OmniPage and PaperPort products are used by millions of users and thousands of business world-wide.
PlayFirst is a leading publisher focused on creating shared casual game experiences around lasting original brands. Committed to building casual gameplay rich in story and character, PlayFirst brings mass market games to multiple platforms, including PC, Mac, mobile, handheld and console. The company's portfolio includes the world-renowned Diner Dash® franchise as well as top-selling games such as Wedding Dash™, Chocolatier™, and Dream Chronicles™.
Playrix Entertainment has become known as a leading casual games developer and publisher. The team behind such hits as Royal Envoy, Fishdom, Call of Atlantis, 4 Elements and Gardenscapes is progressively increasing production by creating new compelling games and engaging gaming experiences on a variety of platforms, including social networks and mobile devices.
PopCap Games is the leading global developer, publisher and operator of casual video games: fun, easy-to-learn, captivating games that appeal to all ages across PC, mobile, social and other platforms. PopCap was founded in 2000 and its games have been downloaded over 1.5 billion times by consumers worldwide, and its flagship franchise, Bejeweled®, has sold more than 50 million units.
Founded with the premise that home design software should be as fun to use as it is productive, Punch! Software embraces a philosophy that proves a good product backed by dedicated people is a sure formula for success. Punch! Software is the market leader in Retail Home and Landscape Design Software with over 60% marketshare, and was the #1 fastest growing software company in the US in 1999, 2000, 2001, and 2002.
Serif is the publisher of the award-winning software range that includes PagePlus®, PhotoPlus®, DrawPlus®, WebPlus®, AlbumPlus®, MoviePlus®, CraftArtist® and more. Founded in 1987 with the aim to develop low-cost alternatives to high-end publishing and graphics packages, Serif has been repeatedly praised for its powerful yet easy-to-use software which has put professional effects and demanding publishing tasks within the reach of ordinary PC users around the world. Now with over 6.5 million customers worldwide, Serif has over 230 employees at its head office, development and European sales centre in Nottingham, UK.
About The Learning Company
The Learning Company has been a recognised and trusted educational leader in both homes and schools for over 25 years. Award-winning educational materials provide children with a complete and fun learning experience. Its brands include Arthur, Carmen Sandiego, ClueFinders, Kid Pix, Reader Rabbit, Zoombinis, Scooby-Doo, Spongebob and more.
About The Fighter Collection
The Fighter Collection operate, rebuild and maintain Europe's largest collection of airworthy WWII aircraft. Based at IWM Duxford, in the UK. The fleet comprises of aircraft from the UK, USA, Germany, Russia and Italy - and the collection is constantly changing as new aeroplanes are acquired. The Fighter Collection and Eagle Dynamics have released the Digital Combat Simulator Series consisting of DCS Black Shark, Lock on Platinum (Lock On and Flaming Cliffs), DCS A10C Warthog and P-51D Mustang.
About Tecmo Koei
TECMO KOEI EUROPE LTD. is a publisher of interactive entertainment software for current generation consoles, handhelds and digital download content based in Letchworth, Hertfordshire, UK. The company is a wholly owned subsidiary of TECMO KOEI HOLDINGS CO., LTD., headquartered in Yokohama, Japan. TECMO is best known for the Dead or Alive® and Ninja Gaiden®series. KOEI is best known for its Dynasty Warriors® and Samurai Warriors® franchises. On April 1, 2009, TECMO KOEI HOLDINGS CO., LTD was established as a result of the TECMO, LTD. and KOEI Co., Ltd. merger.
Roxio, a division of Sonic Solutions, is the world's leading provider of consumer digital media creation applications and produces innovative, easy-to-use products and media services that empower people to create, manage and share their digital media.
About Universal Music
Universal Music Group is the world’s leading music company with wholly owned record operations or licensees in 77 countries. Its businesses also include Universal Music Publishing Group, the industry's leading global music publishing operation. The Universal Music Group owns the most extensive catalogue of music in the industry, which includes the last 100 years of the world's most popular artists and their recordings. Universal Music Group is a unit of Vivendi, a global media and communications company.
Zemana Ltd. is a global IT security corporation focusing on financial and personal data protection, antyspy protection, zero day attacks protection and system defense. Its innovative approach led to the first anti SSL-logger and anti webcam-logger solutions in the world. Its unbeatable protection has been proven in many extensive tests against virtually all other security products. Zemana AntiLogger uses advanced proactive technology, which stops all attempts for stealing user’s personal information and spying on his activity. It is the only efficient solution of its kind.