Acclaim Cheltenham

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Acclaim Cheltenham
Industry Video game industry
Founded 1984
Defunct 2004
Headquarters Croydon, England
Products Video game
Parent Independent (1984-1995)
Acclaim Entertainment (1995-2004)

Acclaim Cheltenham was a British video game studio in Croydon, England. It was founded in 1984 as Probe Software by Fergus McGovern and Vakis Paraskeva, later renamed Probe Entertainment. They were acquired by Acclaim Entertainment Inc. on October 10, 1995.[1] In 1999, Probe Entertainment became Acclaim Studios London and a year later, changed to Acclaim Studios Cheltenham. Their USA based parent company, Acclaim, declared bankruptcy in 2004.

It was responsible for developing Mortal Kombat and Mortal Kombat II for the Sega Mega Drive and Extreme-G and Extreme-G 2 for Nintendo 64. They were also well known for successful licensed games such as Die Hard Trilogy and Alien Trilogy.

Games developed as Probe Software/Entertainment[edit]

Sinclair ZX Spectrum[edit]

  • Sidearms
  • Mantronix

Commodore 64/128[edit]

Amiga[edit]

Master System[edit]

Game Boy[edit]

Game Gear[edit]

Mega Drive/Genesis[edit]

NES[edit]

Super NES[edit]

Saturn[edit]

PlayStation[edit]

Nintendo 64[edit]

PC[edit]

Games Developed As Acclaim Studios London[edit]

Dreamcast[edit]

PC[edit]

Nintendo 64[edit]

Playstation[edit]

Games Developed As Acclaim (Studios) Cheltenham[edit]

Playstation[edit]

Playstation 2[edit]

Nintendo GameCube[edit]

Xbox[edit]

PC[edit]

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