Floodgate Entertainment

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Floodgate Entertainment, LLC
Type Subsidiary of Zynga
Industry Video game industry
Founded 2000
Headquarters Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.
Key people Paul Neurath, Creative Director[1]
Products Video games
Parent Zynga
Website floodg.com

Floodgate Entertainment is a Boston-based video game developer, founded by Paul Neurath in 2000. Many of the company's employees are former Looking Glass Studios employees.[2]

Floodgate co-developed Neverwinter Nights: Shadows of Undrentide alongside BioWare,[2] and Dark Messiah of Might and Magic alongside Arkane Studios.[3] In 2006, they signed a deal with Sony BMG Music Entertainment to distribute their game Mo-Pets.[4] Recently, the company has focused on casual mobile games.

At least as of February, 2012, Floodgate's web site is no longer available:

This is the last version accessible: http://web.archive.org/web/20120118224752/http://www.floodg.com/ After January 18, 2012, HTTP error 401 occurs. (HTTP Error 401.1 - Unauthorized: Access is denied due to invalid credentials.)

Currently, the web server is configured to ban all IP addresses. (HTTP Error 403.6 - Forbidden: IP address of the client has been rejected.)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "About Floodgate". Floodgate Entertainment. Retrieved March 24, 2009. 
  2. ^ a b "BioWare and ATARI announce Neverwinter Nights: Shadows of Undrentide". BioWare. November 27, 2002. Retrieved March 24, 2009. 
  3. ^ "Dark Messiah of Might and Magic". Floodgate Entertainment. Retrieved March 24, 2009. 
  4. ^ "Mo-Pets will host cat, dog, ferret and monkey talent shows on US phones". Sony BMG. November 2, 2006. Retrieved March 24, 2009.