Sculptured Software

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Sculptured Software Inc.
Industry Video game industry
Interactive entertainment
Founded 1984
Defunct 2002
Headquarters Salt Lake City, Utah
Key people
Bryan Brandenburg
George Metos
Peter Adams
Parent Independent (1984–1995)
Acclaim Entertainment (1995–2002)

Sculptured Software Inc. was a video game developer in the Salt Lake City, Utah metropolitan area. They specialized in porting games to different platforms, especially from arcade games to home console games.

History[edit]

Sculptured Software Inc. was founded by Bryan Brandenburg, George Metos and Peter Adams in 1984. Paul Webb was usually the in-house composer.

Sculptured Software Inc. was acquired (in an all-stock transaction) by Acclaim Entertainment in October 1995.[1] The Company was renamed Iguana West in 1997 and then Acclaim Studios Salt Lake City in 1999. The studio was closed in December 2002 due to Acclaim's financial problems and the remaining operations were transferred to Acclaim Studios Austin.

Notable figures[edit]

Other notable relationships[edit]

List of games[edit]

1985

1986

1987

1988

  • Destroyer, for Epyx (Amiga port by Craig Conder et al.)
  • Jack Nicklaus' Greatest 18 Holes of Major Championship Golf, for Accolade (developed by Ned Martin (IBM PC), Amiga port by Craig Conder et al.)
  • Mario Bros. (Atari 8-bit family)
  • S.D.I. (Amiga and Atari ST)

1989

1990

1991

1992

1993

1994

1995

1996

1997

1998

1999

  • WWF Attitude (Nintendo 64, PlayStation) - (July 31) (Dreamcast) - (November 10)
  • NBA Jam 2000 (Nintendo 64) - (November 10)

2000

2001

2002

Cancelled[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sherman, Christopher (January 1996). "Acclaim Acquires Probe and Sculptured, Bolsters Talent Pool". Next Generation. Imagine Media (13): 25. 
  2. ^ Nintendo Power. Nintendo of America (25). June 1991.  Missing or empty |title= (help)

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