High Impact Games

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High Impact Games
Type Private
Industry Video game industry
Founded 2003
Headquarters Burbank, California, USA
Products Video games
Website highimpactgames.com

High Impact Games is a video game developer based in Burbank, California, formed in 2003 by former members of Insomniac Games and Naughty Dog. In 2007, the company released Ratchet & Clank: Size Matters for the PlayStation Portable, with a PlayStation 2 port released the next year, and Secret Agent Clank in 2008, also for the PlayStation Portable. On November 3, 2009,[1] the company released its third game, Jak and Daxter: The Lost Frontier, for the PlayStation Portable and PlayStation 2. The game was based on the Jak & Daxter series made by Naughty Dog.[2] In 2010, High Impact Games was developing a remake of Crash Team Racing for PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and Wii, but the game was canceled by Activision before the prototype initial.[3] An environmental artist, who has worked on some games, revealed that High Impact Games is working on a new project for the Wii.[4] This game has been revealed to be Phineas and Ferb: Across the 2nd Dimension.[5]

Games[edit]

Game Title Release date Platform Metacritic Rating
Ratchet & Clank: Size Matters February 13, 2007 PlayStation Portable 85/100[6]
March 11, 2008 PlayStation 2 62/100[7]
Secret Agent Clank June 17, 2008 PlayStation Portable 72/100[8]
May 26, 2009 PlayStation 2 (developed by Sanzaru Games) 61/100[9]
Jak and Daxter: The Lost Frontier November 3, 2009 PlayStation Portable 71/100[10]
November 3, 2009 PlayStation 2 72/100[11]
Crash Team Racing 2010 Cancelled PlayStation 3 N/A
Cancelled Xbox 360 N/A
Cancelled Wii N/A
Phineas and Ferb: Across the 2nd Dimension August 2, 2011 PlayStation 3 64/100[12]
August 2, 2011 Wii 65/100[12]
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 November 8, 2011 Wii (Assistance)[13] 70/100[12]
Dreamworks Super Star Kartz November 15, 2011 PlayStation 3 N/A
November 15, 2011 Wii N/A
November 15, 2011 Xbox 360 N/A
November 15, 2011 Nintendo 3DS N/A
Super Ninja January 13, 2012 iOS N/A
GOGO Fishing January 13, 2012 iOS N/A
Disney Princess: My Fairytale Adventure[14] September 18, 2012 Wii N/A
September 18, 2012 Nintendo 3DS N/A
September 18, 2012 PC N/A
September 18, 2012 MAC N/A

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Jak and Daxter: The Lost Frontier Confirmed". Newstin. Retrieved 2009-04-08. 
  2. ^ "Jak and Daxter exploring Lost Frontier". GameSpot. Retrieved 2009-04-02. 
  3. ^ "Crash Team Racing 2010 Screenshots Show Cancelled Kart Game". Cinemablend.com. 2012-09-03. Retrieved 2012-09-17. 
  4. ^ "High Impact Games’ Next Frontier Is Developing For Wii". Siliconera. Retrieved 2010-10-13. 
  5. ^ "News". High Impact Games. Retrieved 2012-09-17. 
  6. ^ "Size Matters PSP Rating". Metacritic. Retrieved 2009-10-15. 
  7. ^ "Size Matters PS2 Rating". Metacritic. Retrieved 2009-10-15. 
  8. ^ "Secret Agent Clank PSP Rating". Metacritic. Retrieved 2009-10-15. 
  9. ^ "Secret Agent Clank for PlayStation 2". Metacritic. 
  10. ^ "Jak and Daxter: The Lost Frontier PSP Rating". Metacritic. Retrieved 2010-04-18. 
  11. ^ "Jak and Daxter: The Lost Frontier PS2 Rating". Metacritic. Retrieved 2010-09-01. 
  12. ^ a b c "Phineas and Ferb: Across the 2nd Dimension (video game) PS3 Rating". Metacritic. Retrieved 2011-08-17. 
  13. ^ Call of Duty Wii Instruction Booklet. Retrieved 2012-09-17. 
  14. ^ "Disney Princess: My Fairytale Adventure for Wii". GameFAQs. Retrieved 2012-09-17. 

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