10tacle wrapped around Ferrari licence

10tacle wrapped around Ferrari licence
Michael French

By Michael French

November 7th 2006 at 12:30PM

Racing game studio 10tacle has landed an exclusive deal with Ferrari that sees the classic car maker's vehicles appear in a slew of upcoming titles.

According to the deal, the German games developer and Italian sports car company will  work closely to prodce a number of computer and video games.

“The expansion of our racing portfolio is an important part of our strategy for growth. Ferrari is synonymous with automotive excellence in both sports and racing cars. A license to use the Ferrari brand name and cars is the best a computer games developer in this field can acquire. We will do our very best to recreate the passionate experience of driving a Ferrari as realistically as possible”, explained 10tacle hairman Michele Pes.

Ferrari's head of licensing, Katia Bassi, added: "10tacle have proven repeatedly that they are capable of developing racing games on a level appropriate to Ferrari’s leading position in the field. We look forward to working together."