Zen Studios

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Zen Studios
Type Independent video game developer
Industry Video game industry
Headquarters Budapest, Hungary
Key people Zsolt Kigyossy (Managing Director)
Products Pinball FX, Zen Pinball, Marvel Pinball, Star Wars Pinball
Employees 50-100
Website http://blog.zenstudios.com/

Zen Studios is a video game developer and publisher known for their pinball game franchises, Pinball FX and Zen Pinball. Their games have been released for various game platforms including Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, Nintendo DS, Nintendo 3DS, Wii U, iOS, and Android. The company is headquartered in Budapest, Hungary with offices in North America. Zen Studios has worked with several major video game and entertainment companies, including Capcom, Tecmo, PopCap Games, Marvel Entertainment, and LucasArts. Zen’s Pinball FX 2 on Xbox Live Arcade is one of the most popular titles on the platform, and has garnered numerous awards.[citation needed]

Games[edit]

Year Game Platform
2007 Pinball FX Xbox 360 (XBLA)[1]
Flipper Critters Nintendo DS[2]
2008 Rocky and Bullwinkle Xbox 360 (XBLA)[3]
Zen Pinball iOS, PlayStation 3 (PSN), Nintendo 3DS (eShop), Android[4]
2009 Ghostbusters: The Video Game Nintendo DS
The Punisher: No Mercy PlayStation 3 (PSN)
2010 Planet Minigolf PlayStation 3 (PSN)[5]
Pinball FX 2 Xbox 360 (XBLA), Windows,[6] Xbox One, Steam
Marvel Pinball Xbox 360 (XBLA), PlayStation 3 (PSN), Android, 3DS (eShop), iOS, Vita (PSN), Wii U (eShop), Windows[7]
2012 3D Solitaire 3DS (eShop)[8]
Zen Pinball 2 PlayStation 3 (PSN), PlayStation Vita (PSN), Wii U (eShop), PlayStation 4 (PSN)[9]
KickBeat PlayStation 3 (PSN), PlayStation Vita (PSN),[10] Windows
2013 Star Wars Pinball PlayStation 3 (PSN), PlayStation Vita (PSN), Wii U (eShop), Nintendo 3DS (eShop), Android, iOS[11]
CastleStorm Xbox 360 (XBLA), PlayStation 3 (PSN), Steam, Wii U (eShop), PlayStation Vita (PSN), PlayStation 4 (PSN), Xbox One, iOS

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Pinball FX Official Website". Zen Studios. Retrieved 14 August 2012. 
  2. ^ "Flipper Critters Official Website". Retrieved 2012-08-14. 
  3. ^ "But That Trick Never Works: The Bullwinkle Show Coming This Holiday Season". XBLArcade.com. 2007-11-16. Retrieved 2007-11-16. 
  4. ^ "Zen Pinball Official Website". Zen Studios. Retrieved 14 August 2012. 
  5. ^ "Planet Minigolf Official Website". Zen Studios. Retrieved 14 August 2012. 
  6. ^ "Pinball FX Official Website". Zen Studios. Retrieved 14 August 2012. 
  7. ^ "Marvel Pinball Official Website". Zen Studios. Retrieved 14 August 2012. 
  8. ^ "3D Solitaire Available on Nintendo 3DS™ eShop August 2nd!". Zen Studios Blog. Zen Studios. Retrieved 2012-08-14. 
  9. ^ "Zen Pinball Official Website". Zen Studios. Retrieved 2012-08-14. 
  10. ^ "KickBeat Official Website". Zen Studios. Retrieved 2012-08-14. 
  11. ^ Loertscher, Bobby. "Star Wars Pinball (Standalone) Hits PSN Next Week". Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC. Retrieved 13 May 2013. 

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