Pipeworks Software

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Pipeworks Studio, Inc.
Industry Computer and video games
Founded November, 1999
Headquarters Eugene, Oregon, U.S.
Key people
Dan White: Studio Technical Director; Peter King: Studio Art Director; Ryan Camu: Production Director; Hal Milton: Design Director; Lindsay Gupton: President;
Products Godzilla - Smash3, World Series of Poker: Full House Pro, Deadliest Warrior: The Game, Godzilla: Unleashed, Godzilla: Save the Earth, Godzilla: Destroy All Monsters Melee, Rampage: Total Destruction, Prince of Persia: Revelations, GLOM, Xbox and Xbox 360 Boot ROMs
Parent Digital Bros
Website Pipeworks.com

Pipeworks Studio, Inc. is an American game development company based in Eugene, Oregon.


Part of Digital Bros, Pipeworks Studio began life as an independent studio with senior artists, designers, and programmers from such titles as Tribes, Pro Pilot, Populous, Aces, 3D Ultra, Front Page Sports, and Coaster. Pipeworks is a key developer of software and technology for PC, Consoles, and Mobile. Based in Eugene, Oregon, the studio is known for creating live games. Pipeworks develops games for platforms including the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Mobile, Nintendo Wii U, and the PC. Some of their released titles include Godzilla - Smash3 for iOS and Android; and World Series of Poker: Full House Pro on Xbox 360. Deadliest Warrior: The Game for the X360 and PS3 is one of its most popular creations. Pipeworks is currently developing a variety of original IP. On the 12th of August 2014, it was announced that Pipeworks would develop RollerCoaster Tycoon World but it was later handed over to Area 52 Games for a 2015 release on PC. On the 25th of July 2016, it was revealed that Pipeworks would take over development of the console and mobile versions of Terraria, in order to achieve feature parity with the PC version[1]. In April 2017, Re-Logic announced Pipeworks would also be developing Terraria: Otherworld, replacing their previous partner Engine Software[2].

Work on Microsoft Xbox consoles[edit]

Pipeworks is noted for creating the boot ROM for the Microsoft Xbox[3] and Xbox 360[4] consoles, including the opening animated sequences.

Games developed[edit]


  1. ^ "Official - The Path Ahead: Major News Updates for Console & Mobile | Terraria Community Forums". forums.terraria.org. Retrieved 21 October 2017. 
  2. ^ "Changing of the Guard: An Update from Otherworld - News - Terraria". terraria.org. Retrieved 21 October 2017. 
  3. ^ "Xbox Boot ROM". pipeworks.com. Archived from the original on 2011-07-15. 
  4. ^ "Xbox 360 Boot ROM". pipeworks.com. Archived from the original on 2011-07-15. 
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