Pivotal Games

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Pivotal Games
Industry Computer and video game industry
Fate Defunct
Founded March 2000[1]
Defunct 22 August 2008
Headquarters Bath, United Kingdom
Key people
Jim Bambra
Alex McLean
Nick Cook
Products Conflict series
The Great Escape
Number of employees
100+[2]
Parent Eidos Interactive
Website Official website

Pivotal Games was a video game development studio in the United Kingdom formed in 2000 by ex-employees of Pumpkin Studios.[3] It developed all the installments of the Conflict series and The Great Escape, based on the film of the same name. SCI acquired the company on September 29, 2003[4] As part of SCI's restructuring, Pivotal closed its doors on August 22, 2008.[5]

List of video games[edit]

Year Title Platform(s)
GameCube PlayStation PlayStation 2 PlayStation 3 Microsoft Windows Xbox Xbox 360
2002 Conflict: Desert Storm Yes check.svg Yes X mark.svg No Yes check.svg Yes X mark.svg No Yes check.svg Yes Yes check.svg Yes X mark.svg No
2003 The Great Escape X mark.svg No X mark.svg No Yes check.svg Yes X mark.svg No Yes check.svg Yes Yes check.svg Yes X mark.svg No
2003 Conflict: Desert Storm II Yes check.svg Yes X mark.svg No Yes check.svg Yes X mark.svg No Yes check.svg Yes Yes check.svg Yes X mark.svg No
2004 Conflict: Vietnam X mark.svg No X mark.svg No Yes check.svg Yes X mark.svg No Yes check.svg Yes Yes check.svg Yes X mark.svg No
2005 Conflict: Global Terror X mark.svg No X mark.svg No Yes check.svg Yes X mark.svg No Yes check.svg Yes Yes check.svg Yes X mark.svg No
2008 Conflict: Denied Ops X mark.svg No X mark.svg No X mark.svg No Yes check.svg Yes Yes check.svg Yes X mark.svg No Yes check.svg Yes

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Pivotal Games". GameSpy. Retrieved 2008-01-12. 
  2. ^ "About Pivotal Games". Pivotal Games. Retrieved 2008-01-12. 
  3. ^ "Pivotal Games Ltd.". Moby Games. Retrieved 31 October 2014. 
  4. ^ Calvert, Justin (2003-09-29). "SCi acquires Pivotal Games". GameSpot. Retrieved 2013-12-23. 
  5. ^ Fear, Ed (2008-07-14). "Pivotal Games shuts its doors". Develop. Retrieved 2013-12-23.