The ranks of development houses run by former Wing Commander developers are swelling! Pixel Mine Productions is the latest on the scene, promising to change how video games are developed and released. Wing Commander shows up in the first paragraph of their press release:
AUSTIN, TX, AUGUST 22– Pixel Mine, Inc. announced today the formation of a new game development studio with a mission to reinvent the game development and publishing business model. The founders of Pixel Mine, who have been contributors to hit titles such as the Ultima and Wing Commander series, Deus Ex, and Medal of Honor, are bringing a new approach to game development with innovative short play titles that focus on community and maintaining high production values.Wing Commander veterans at the company include programmer David Reese and legendary artist Denis Loubet.