Hothead Games

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Hothead Games,Inc.
Privately held company
Industry Video games
Founded 2006
Headquarters Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Key people
Ian Wilkinson, CEO
Vlad Ceraldi, Co-Founder & Director of Development
Joel DeYoung, Co-Founder & Director of Technology
Mike Inglehart, Creative Director
Oliver Birch, Director of Marketing
Gregan Dunn, Director of Business Development
Tim Holland, Director of Finance
Products Kill Shot, Kill Shot Bravo, Big Win Sports, Swarm, DeathSpank, Penny Arcade Adventures: On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness
Number of employees
160
Website hotheadgames.com

Hothead Games is an independent video game developer and publisher headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Founded in 2006, Hothead has grown over its ten-year history to over 160 team members with offices on the waterfront in downtown Halifax, Nova Scotia and Vancouver, British Columbia. Hothead is a top 100 mobile game publisher worldwide and is recognized as a leader in the shooter game genre and one of the best in the world.

Hothead is best known for its mobile FPS franchise, Kill Shot.

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Headquartered in Vancouver, BC, Canada, Hothead was founded in March 2006 as a privately funded independent developer and publisher with a focus on offering accessible game play and exceptional content through digital distribution. In 2011, Hothead pivoted to focus entirely on developing and publishing mobile games.

Hothead's first game was Penny Arcade Adventures: On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness, Episode One, released for download worldwide on May 21, 2008 for Xbox 360, PS3, Windows, MacOS and Linux.

The latest game to be released by Hothead Games was KILL SHOT Bravo, which had its soft-launch release on August 9, 2015 for iOS, Google Play, and Amazon App Stores. KILL SHOT Bravo is now available worldwide.

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