Super Monkey Ball Studio Creates iPhone Biz

super monkeyball.gifSega’s Super Monkey Ball has been one of the most downloaded games since it launched on Apple’s App Store. Other Ocean Interactive, the company that developed the game for Sega, is taking advantage of this and creating a new division dedicated simply to iPhone games, Mobile Entertainment reports.

Open Ocean technical director Gordon Wood and Chris Sharpley, the senior artist behind Super Monkey Ball, are heading up the iPhone division at the company’s Prince Edward Island location.

“The iPhone platform has generated a lot of attention and people are excited for the opportunities that lie ahead,” Wood said, echoing a popular sentiment.