Frictional Games is a small games developer located in the south of Sweden, more specifically in the town of Helsingborg. We develop our own technology to power our games, so far we have released three titles - all part of the Penumbra Series. Frictional Games isn't really located in Helsingborg, two of us live here and the company is registered here, other than that it is very much a virtual company. Currently we are five people working full-time, all from our own homes, with the Internet as our "office". In addition we hire contractors to help out with specific tasks during production, such as audio, writing and graphics. Our own game engine goes under the name HPL and uses industry standard technologies such as OpenGL, OpenAL and Newton Game Dynamics. The engine is currently undergoing an extensive update and the new version is cleverly named HPL2. HPL2 is being used in our upcoming game, Amnesia: The Dark Descent.
The statistics above update daily and provide insight into how well articles, files, videos, images and other content you post is affecting the popularity of your member. If you wish to track these statistics on your homepage, blog, facebook or even in news and forum posts here, please use the following embed code:
We recommend you link to your member profile on your homepage, blog, forum and other communities you are a member of like Facebook and Twitter. To help you do this you can copy and paste any of the code options on your right, or check out our media kit.
All content linked with your profile including archived downloads, news etc is still being tracked and included on the above graph even if it isn't mentioned.