Seattle, Washington, July 18, 2011—Athans & Associates Creative Consulting has signed an agreement to represent French video game studio Némopolis in the English language book trade. Némopolis has developed a range of games for the PC and Nintendo DS that bring French and American history to life in engaging mysteries for kids. As agent in the United States and UK/Commonwealth territories, Athans & Associates will be concentrating on distribution of Némopolis products in book retail, and establishing strategic partnerships with licensee publishers for a series of children’s books based on these outstanding games.
“American families are playing more and more video games together,” Philip Athans, founding partner of Athans & Associates Creative Consulting said, “and Némopolis is ready to fill the growing need for parent- and educator-friendly games that combine fun game play with a robust and engaging curriculum.” For sale in France for six years, games like Marie-Antoinette and the Independence War: The Brotherhood of the Wolf take kids ages 8-12 on a journey into the shared experience of French and American revolutionaries.
For additional information contact: Philip Athans at [email protected] or 425-246-1923.
Athans & Associates Creative Consulting works with creative intellectual property studios to bring publishing to their suite of products. Founding partner Philip Athans is a 25-year veteran of the book business, and himself a New York Times best-selling author.
Némopolis is the leader in historical adventure video games. The “Travels in Time” collection has entertained more than 55,000 families by allowing them to experience key moments in European and American history.