first_imgNick Wheelwright appointmentFormer Codemasters CEO joins MotoGP developer.GamesIndustry InternationalFriday 28th January 2011Share this article Recommend Tweet ShareRik, who invited Nick Wheelwright to join the team said,Im genuinely thrilled to have Nick on board as CEO.His appointment has already brought a fresh energy to the companyand Im looking forward to building the company alongsidehim.Nick Wheelwright added, This is going to be a good yearfor Monumental. The forthcoming MotoGP title looks and playsfantastically, and has already been described in the press asGran Turismo on two wheels a greatcompliment, and one that I feel is deserved. The dedication of thestaff throughout the company is formidable.We have some exciting times ahead building on thepotential of our PRIME engine, and I look forward to making a realcontribution to the success of the company. Monumental is in anextremely good position with its browser-based technology, which isgathering widespread acclaim from a number of differentpartners.(182 words)NOTES TO EDITORSAbout Monumental GamesHeadquartered in Nottingham (UK), Monumental Games owns andoperates PRIME, their proprietary technology for the creation ofbrowser-based Massively-Multiplayer Online Games (MMOs). Monumentalwas founded in 2005 by industry veterans Rik Alexander and RoccoLoscalzo, and is the developer behind MotoGP 09/10 and theforthcoming MotoGP 10/11 (Capcom), and Football Superstars(Cybersports).Related JobsSenior Game Designer – UE4 – AAA United Kingdom Amiqus GamesProgrammer – REMOTE – work with industry veterans! North West Amiqus GamesJunior Video Editor – GLOBAL publisher United Kingdom Amiqus GamesDiscover more jobs in games For further press information and photography pleasecontact:Paul Mayze, Chief Operating OfficerEmail: [email protected] Celebrating employer excellence in the video games industry8th July 2021Submit your company Sign up for The Daily Update and get the best of GamesIndustry.biz in your inbox. Enter your email addressMore storiesEA leans on Apex Legends and live services in fourth quarterQ4 and full year revenues close to flat and profits take a tumble, but publisher’s bookings still up double-digitsBy Brendan Sinclair 6 hours agoEA Play Live set for July 22Formerly E3-adjacent event moves to take place a month and half after the ESA’s showBy Jeffrey Rousseau 8 hours agoLatest comments Sign in to contributeEmail addressPasswordSign in Need an account? Register now.last_img read more

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