4J Studios

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4J Studios
Type Private
Industry Video games
Founded 2005
Headquarters Dundee and East Linton, Scotland
Employees 18
Website Company website

4J Studios is a Scottish video game development studio based in Dundee and East Linton. The company has worked with a wide range of publishers including ZeniMax Media, Mojang, and Microsoft Studios. The staff include many former key personnel from defunct studio VIS Entertainment.

In 2012, 4J Studios was awarded a Golden Joystick Award for the Best Downloadable Game,[1] and a TIGA Games Industry Award for the Best Arcade Game[2] for their XBLA port of Minecraft. Soon Minecraft will be made on the Xbox One, along with the PS3, PS Vita and PS4.


Original games[edit]

Ports and remakes[edit]


  1. ^ Robinson, Andy (26 October 2012). "GJA: Minecraft XBLA awarded Best Downloadable Game". CVG UK. Retrieved 5 November 2012. 
  2. ^ Martin, Liam (2 November 2012). "TIGA Games Industry Awards 2012 winners revealed, Dear Esther wins big". Digital Spy. Retrieved 5 November 2012. 

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