ISHIR has emerged to be a trusted partner for gaming industry

ISHIR helps extend capacity of your in-house Quality Assurance teams by providing dedicated testing teams. We have a network of game testers across the world. We partner with game design studios of all sizes to ensure their product is releases are of high quality.

ISHIR offers a wide range of independent quality assurance and testing services for entertainment applications:

Game play testing

 

  • Functionality
  • Rule adherence
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Single player (online and offline)
  • Multi-player (online and offline)
    • Including MMO

Multi-platform capability

 

  • PC
  • Macintosh
  • NTSC and PAL
    • Nintendo
    • Sony
    • Microsoft
  • Handheld devices
  • Wireless devices

Online and network testing

 

  • Multiple modalities
    • T1
    • DSL
    • Dial-up
  • Packet examination and prioritization
  • Timing
  • Wireless and wired environment
  • Security

Beta team management

 

  • Recruiting
  • Pre-screening
  • Authorizing
  • Tracking (personal data, hardware data)
  • Communication
  • Forum and bug database
  • Professional verification and formal bug write-ups
  • Troubleshooting
  • Gather feedback
  • Reporting

 

Compatibility testing

 

  • Customized modular systems
  • Scalable number of combinations
  • Software compatibility
  • Operating Systems
    • Browsers
    • DirectX
    • Drivers
    • Third Party Software (Media Player, WinDVD, Flash, etc.)
  • Hardware compatibility
    • Video Cards
    • Sound Cards
    • Processors
    • RAM
    • Motherboards
    • DVD and CD ROMS

Console certification testing

 

  • Compliance – NTSC/PAL
    • Microsoft – TCR
    • Sony – TRC
    • Nintendo – Lot Check
  • Handhelds
  • Peripherals

Usability testing

 

  • User viewpoint testing
  • User documentation testing

Localization testing

 

  • Text translation
  • Text verification
  • Voice translation
  • Voice verification
  • Local naming conventions
  • User documentation checking

Design consulting

 

  • Game play balancing recommendations
  • User interface recommendations

Defects database management

 

  • Online bug reporting templates
  • Priority bug/issue reporting
  • Use of in-house and/or client’s bug tracking systems