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
Parent SCI
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)
GC PS2 PS3 Win Xbox X360
2002 Conflict: Desert Storm Yes Yes No Yes Yes No
2003 The Great Escape No Yes No Yes Yes No
2003 Conflict: Desert Storm II Yes Yes No Yes Yes No
2004 Conflict: Vietnam No Yes No Yes Yes No
2005 Conflict: Global Terror No Yes No Yes Yes No
2008 Conflict: Denied Ops No No Yes Yes No Yes


  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.