Monolith Productions

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Not to be confused with Monolith Soft, a Japanese video game studio.
Monolith Productions, Inc.
Type Subsidiary of Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment
Industry Interactive entertainment
Computer and video games
Founded October 1994
Headquarters Kirkland, Washington, USA
Products Video games
Owners Time Warner
Employees 100+
Parent Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment
Website www.lith.com

Monolith Productions (or simply Monolith) is a Kirkland, Washington-based computer game developer. Monolith is also known for the development of the graphical game engine LithTech, which has been used for most of their games. Between 1997 and 1999, Monolith also published games, some developed by the studio, some by third parties.

Monolith's internally developed technology is currently available to be licensed to 3rd-parties through the company Touchdown Entertainment.

In 2004, Monolith Productions was acquired by Warner Bros., a subsidiary of Time Warner.[1]

List of video games[edit]

1997–2003[edit]

Year Title Platform(s) Metacritic Score
Amiga DOS GBA Lin Mac PS2 Win Xbox
1997 Blood No Yes No No No No Yes No
1997 Claw No No No No No No Yes No
1998 Rage of Mages[A] No No No No No No Yes No
1998 Get Medieval No No No No No No Yes No
1998 Shogo: Mobile Armor Division Yes No No Yes Yes No Yes No
1998 Blood II: The Chosen No No No No No No Yes No
1999 Gruntz No No No No No No Yes No
1999 Rage of Mages II: Necromancer[A] No No No No No No Yes No
1999 Septerra Core: Legacy of the Creator[A] No No No No No No Yes No
1999 TNN Outdoors Pro Hunter 2 No No No No No No Yes No
1999 Gorky 17/Odium[A] No No No Yes Yes No Yes No
2000 Sanity: Aiken's Artifact No No No No No No Yes No
2000 The Operative: No One Lives Forever No No No No Yes Yes Yes No
2001 Tex Atomic's Big Bot Battles No No No No No No Yes No
2001 Aliens versus Predator 2 No No No No Yes No Yes No
2002 No One Lives Forever 2: A Spy in H.A.R.M.'s Way No No No No Yes No Yes No
2003 Tron 2.0 No No Yes No Yes No Yes Yes
2003 Contract J.A.C.K. No No No No No No Yes No
Notes

A These games were published, not developed, by Monolith Productions.

2005–present[edit]

Year Title Platform(s) Metacritic Score
PS3 PS4 Win X360 X1
2005 The Matrix Online No No Yes No No
2005 F.E.A.R. Yes No Yes Yes No
2005 Condemned: Criminal Origins No No Yes Yes No
2008 Condemned 2: Bloodshot Yes No No Yes No
2009 F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin Yes No Yes Yes No
2012 Gotham City Impostors Yes No Yes Yes No
2012 Guardians of Middle-earth Yes No Yes Yes No
2014 Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Warner Bros. buys Monolith Productions". GameSpot. 2004-08-12. Retrieved 2010-09-03. 

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