Develop 100: Positions 51-100

Develop 100: Positions 51-100

By Develop

May 7th 2010 at 11:00AM

Key studios, from Epic to 5th Cell

This month we've published the 2010 edition of the Develop 100.

Published in association with Deep Silver and based on data compiled by GfK Chart-Track, the Develop 100 ranks the world's games developers based on the amount of revenues their games generated at UK retail.

The Develop site is publishing major extracts from the book - here we present the details of positions 51 to 100.

Click here for a guide to all the Develop 100 - 2010 Edition content available now on the Develop site


51. Epic Games - £7.02m

Founded: 1991
Independent

www.epicgames.com

Top Title: Gears of War 2

 

52. Krome Studios - £7.00m

Founded: 1999
Independent

www.kromestudios.com

Top Title: Star Wars: Clone Wars – Republic Heroes

 

53. Insomniac - £6.74m

Founded: 2002
Independent

www.insomniacgames.com

Top Title: Resistance 2

 

54. Media Molecule - £6.43m

Founded: 2006
Owned by: Sony

www.mediamolecule.com

Top Title: Little Big Planet

 

55. Rockstar Leeds - £6.15m

Founded: 1997
Owned by: Rockstar Games

www.rockstarleeds.co.uk

Top Title: Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars

 

56. Luxoflux - £5.87m

Founded: 1997 (Studio closed by parent Activision in 2010)

Top Title: Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen

 

57. Hudson - £5.78m

Founded: 1973
Owned by: Konami

www.hudsonsoft.net

Top Title: Sports Island

 

58. Techland - £5.59m

Founded: 1991
Independent

www.techland.pl

Top Title: Call of Juarez: Bound in Blood

 

59. Creative Assembly - £5.53m

Founded: 1987
Owned by: Sega

www.creative-assembly.co.uk

Top Title: Empire: Total War

 

60. Cooking Mama Ltd - £5.52m

Independent

www.ofcr.co.jp

Top Title: Cooking Mama 3

 

61. Freestylegames - £5.23m

Founded: 2002
Owned by: Activision

www.freestylegames.com

Top Title: DJ Hero

 

62. Sucker Punch - £5.20m

Founded: 1997
Independent

www.suckerpunch.com

Top Title: Infamous

 

63. Midway - £5.12m

Founded: 1988
Owned by: Firm went bankrupt in 2009, assets brought by Warner Bros, THQ and Tradewest

Top Title: Mortal Kombat vs DC Universe

 

64.EA LA - £5.06m

Founded: 1995
Owned by: EA

www.ea.com

Top Title: Command & Conquer: Red Alert 3

 

65. Transmission Games - £5.05m

Founded: 1996 (Closed in 2009)

Top Title: Ashes Cricket 2009

 

66. Grin - £5.03m

Founded: 1997 (Closed in 2009)

Top Title: Terminator Salvation

 

67. Exient - £4.81m

Founded: 2001
Independent

www.exient.com

Top Title: Need for Speed: Undercover

 

68. EA Dice - £4.61m

Founded: 1988
Owned by: EA

www.dice.se

Top Title: Mirror’s Edge

 

69. INIS - £4.54m

Founded: 1997
Independent

www.inis.jp

Top Title: Lips: Number One Hits

 

70. Asylum - £4.43m

Founded: 1995
Independent

www.asylum-entertainment.com

Top Title: Peppa Pig: The Game

 

71. Respondesign - £4.33m

Founded: 2003
Independent

www.respondesign.com

Top Title: My Fitness Coach: Get in Shape

 

72. Rebellion - £4.23m

Founded: 1992
Independent

www.rebellion.co.uk

Top Title: Call of Duty: World at War

 

73. EA Salt Lake - £4.16m

Founded: 1992
Owned by: EA

www.ea.com

Top Title: Tiger Woods PGA Tour 09

 

74. Black Rock Studios - £4.03m

Founded: 1998 (as Pixel Planet)
Owned by: Disney

www.blackrockstudio.com

Top Title: Pure

 

75.Heavy Iron Studios - £4.00m

Founded: 1999
Independent

www.heavy-iron.com

Top Title: Up

 

76. Monkey Bar Games - £3.92m

Founded: 2005
Owned by: Vicious Cycle Software/D3P/Namco Bandai

www.monkeybargames.com

Top Title: Ben 10: Alien Force

 

77. Terminal Reality - £3.90m

Founded: 1994
Independent

www.terminalreality.com

Top Title: Ghostbusters: The Video Game

 

78. Crystal Dynamics - £3.88m

Founded: 1992
Owned by: Square Enix

www.crystald.com

Top Title: Tomb Raider: Underworld

 

79. Sora - £3.86m

Founded: 2009
Independent

www.project-sora.co.jp

Top Title: Super Smash Brothers: Brawl

 

80. Blizzard Entertainment - £3.85m

Founded: 1991
Owned by: Activision Blizzard

www.blizzard.com

Top Title: World of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King

 

81. Criterion Games - £3.80m

Founded: 1993
Owned by: EA

www.criteriongames.com

Top Title:
Burnout Paradise: The Ultimate Box

 

82. Big Fish Games - £3.80m

Founded: 2002
Independent

www.bigfishgames.com

Top Title: Mystery Case Files: Millionheir

 

83. Polyphony Digital - £3.79m

Founded: 1998
Owned by: Sony

www.polyphony.co.jp

Top Title: Gran Turismo

 

84. Genius Sonority - £3.77m

Founded: 2002
Independent

www.geniussonority.co.jp

Top Title: 100 Clasic Book Collection

 

85. N-Space - £3.74m

Founded: 1994
Independent

www.n-space.com

Top Title: Hannah Montana: The Movie

 

86. Magic Pockets - £3.72m

Founded: 1994
Independent

www.magicpockets.com

Top Titles: Imagine: Teacher

 

87. Beenox - £3.62m

Founded: 2000
Independent

www.beenox.com

Top Title: Guitar Hero: Greatest Hits

 

88. Monolith - £3.59m

Founded: 1994
Owned by: Warner Bros.

www.lith.com

Top Title: F.E.A.R 2: Project Origin

 

89. Eurocom Entertainment - £3.53m

Founded: 1988
Independent

www.eurocom.co.uk

Top Title: G-Force

 

90. Midway Studios Newcastle - £3.48m

Founded: 1996 (Closed in 2009 as part of parent Midway’s bankruptcy and sell-off)

Top Title: Wheelman

 

91. Route 1 Games - £3.39m

Founded: 2007
Independent

www.route1games.com

Top Title: Puzzler Collection

 

92. Lionhead Studios - £3.39m

Founded: 1997
Owned by: Microsoft

www.lionhead.com

Top Title: Fable II

 

93. Relic - £3.24m

Founded: 1997
Owned by: THQ

www.relic.com

Top Title: Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II

 

94. Altron - £3.22m

Founded: 1983
Independent

www.altron.co.jp

Top Title: Disney’s Bolt

 

95. Wizarbox - £3.20m

Founded: 2003
Independent

www.wizarbox.com

Top Title: Scrabble Interactive: 2009 Edition

 

96. Slam Productions - £3.20m

Founded: 2007
Independent

www.slam-productions.co.uk

Top Title: Golden Balls

 

97. Gusto Games - £3.18m

Founded: 2003
Independent

www.gustogames.com

Top Titles: Ashes Cricket 2009

 

98. High Voltage - £2.83m

Founded: 1993
Independent

www.high-voltage.com

Top Title: Ben 10: Protector of Earth

 

99. Rockstar San Diego - £2.82m

Founded: 1984
Owned by: Rockstar Games

www.rockstarsandiego.com

Top Title:
Midnight Club: Los Angeles

 

100. 5TH Cell - £2.78m

Founded: 2003
Independent

www.5thcell.com

Top Title: Drawn to Life: The Next Chapter

 

You can read the full Develop 100 2010 here.