Playware Studios Pte Ltd
Playware was established in 2005 as a games studio, focused on the development of technology and content for mainstream entertainment games. With a portfolio of learning games used across different sectors and industries, including the Public Service, National Schools and Education, Healthcare, Nursing, Advertising and Communication, Professional Education, Defense, Corporate Training and Talent Development, Playware’s ambition is to bring games to classrooms and training everywhere in the world.
To this end, Playware worked with the Singapore MOE, NRF and IDA to pioneer 3DHive, a complete game-based learning and practice platform that allows users to quickly create, share, play 3D games on popular desktop and mobile devices. The technology (patented in about 50 countries) has won several awards, including the ASEAN ICT Gold Awards 2016 for Digital Content, InnovPlus Flame Award 2016 for Skills Development from WDA Singapore, Brandon Hall Silver Medal for Best Advance in Gaming or Simulation Technology 2015, Brandon Hall Bronze Medal for Best Advance in Mobile Learning Technology 2015, apart the Inaugural IDA-Bett Asia Edtech Innovation award in 2014 and the Microsoft Public Sector Education Partner of the Year Finalist award in 2013.