Blitz Games

About the Company

One of Europe's Top 5 Independent Game Developers, with a track record of releasing multiple games, on time, across all the home console platforms and PC. The company, originally Interactive Studios, was formed in 1990 by the Oliver Twins (Philip and Andrew) and has grown steadily over the last 15 years, currently employing more than 200 staff.

With an effective management structure and most of team managers have more than 8 years industry experience (while many have 10 years or more) and with a very low staff turnover. Blitz also use talented and proven subcontractors to boost teams where required, for which there is an effective outsourcing and management system.

The company specialises primarily in licensed character games, but also have launched a mature games brand, Volatile Games. The first Volatile branded game was released in the summer of 2006. Blitz has also since created Blitz Arcade, a division which focuses on creating smaller, downloadable games and a Serious Games division which works alongside organisations such as the NHS and M.o.D. to create realistic and effective training simulations.

Blitz have released numerous games on PS2, Xbox and GameCube and one on PSP (plus many PS1 games) but also develop for the next generation of consoles; PS3, Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii, as well as for PC.

Having developed leading proprietary tools and technology that is shared across all platforms, This technology allows for efficient production of games, but which are optimised for a fast frame rate.

Blitz have a history of developing for the worlds leading publishers, including THQ, Microsoft, Namco, Konami, Eidos, EA, Sony, Atari and VUG. Games released recently include:

· Pac-Man World 3
· Bratz: Rock Angelz
· Bratz: Forever Diamondz
· Reservoir Dogs
· SpongeBob Squarepants: Creature from the Krusty Krab
· Sneak King (Burger King)
· Big Bumpin' (Burger King)
· Pocketbike Racer (Burger King)
· Karaoke Revolution: American Idol

Official URL

http://www.blitzgames.com/


Games Developed By Blitz

Product NamePlatformGenreRelease Date
Are You Smarter Than A 5th Grader? Make the Grade!Classic & PuzzleOct 28, 08
Are You Smarter Than A 5th Grader? Make the Grade!Classic & PuzzleOct 28, 08
Are You Smarter Than A 5th Grader? Make the Grade!Classic & PuzzleOct 28, 08
Are You Smarter Than A 5th Grader? Make the Grade!Classic & PuzzleOct 22, 08
Barbie Horse AdventuresAdventureNov 04, 03
Barbie Horse Adventures: Wild Horse RescueAdventureNovember 03
Barbie Horse Adventures: Wild Horse RescueAdventureNovember 03
Big Bumpin'RacingNov 19, 06
Big Bumpin'RacingNov 19, 06
Bratz: Rock AngelzSimulationOct 04, 05
Bratz: Rock AngelzSimulationOct 04, 05
Bratz: Rock AngelzSimulationOct 18, 05
Chicken RunActionDec 07, 00
Chicken RunActionNov 17, 00
Chicken RunActionNov 15, 00
Chicken RunActionNov 25, 00
Cubix Robots for Everyone: Clash 'n BashActionJun 24, 02
Disney Epic Mickey 2: The Power of TwoActionNov 18, 12
Disney Epic Mickey 2: The Power of TwoActionJun 18, 13
Disney Epic Mickey 2: The Power of TwoActionNov 18, 12
Disney Epic Mickey 2: The Power of TwoActionNov 18, 12
Disney's The Little Mermaid II: Return to the SeaAdventureDec 25, 00
DroplitzClassic & PuzzleJun 24, 09
DroplitzClassic & Puzzle4th Quarter 09
DroplitzClassic & PuzzleJun 27, 09
DroplitzClassic & PuzzleJun 25, 09
DroplitzClassic & PuzzleJun 25, 09
Encleverment ExperimentArcadeNov 11, 09
Fairly OddParents: Breakin' Da RulesActionNovember 03
Fairly OddParents: Breakin' Da RulesActionNovember 03
Fairly OddParents: Breakin' Da RulesActionNov 03, 03
Fairly OddParents: Breakin' Da RulesActionNov 04, 03
Frogger 2: Swampy's RevengeArcadeSeptember 00
Frogger 2: Swampy's RevengeArcadeOctober 00
Fuzion FrenzyActionOct 24, 01
Invincible Tiger: The Legend of Han TaoActionAug 27, 09
Invincible Tiger: The Legend of Han TaoActionAug 26, 09
Karaoke RevolutionRhythm & MusicNov 24, 09
Karaoke RevolutionRhythm & MusicNov 24, 09
Karaoke RevolutionRhythm & MusicNov 24, 09
Karaoke Revolution Presents: American Idol EncoreRhythm & MusicFeb 05, 08
Karaoke Revolution Presents: American Idol EncoreRhythm & MusicMar 04, 08
Karaoke Revolution Presents: American Idol EncoreRhythm & MusicFeb 05, 08
Karaoke Revolution Presents: American Idol EncoreRhythm & MusicFeb 05, 08
Karaoke Revolution Presents: American Idol Encore 2SimulationNov 18, 08
Karaoke Revolution Presents: American Idol Encore 2SimulationNov 18, 08
Karaoke Revolution Presents: American Idol Encore 2SimulationNov 18, 08
Kumo LumoAdventureOct 11, 12
Kumo LumoAdventureOct 11, 12
Michael Phelps: Push the LimitSportsOct 11, 11
Pac-Man World 3ActionDec 06, 05
Pac-Man World 3ActionNov 15, 05
Pac-Man World 3ActionNov 15, 05
Pac-Man World 3ActionNov 15, 05
Pocketbike RacerRacingNov 19, 06
Pocketbike RacerRacingNov 19, 06
PossessionAction4th Quarter 07
PossessionAction1st Quarter 07
PowerUp ForeverActionDec 10, 08
Sneak KingActionNov 19, 06
Sneak KingActionNov 19, 06
SpongeBob SquarePants: Creature from the Krusty KrabAction4th Quarter 06
SpongeBob SquarePants: Creature from the Krusty KrabActionOct 16, 06
SpongeBob SquarePants: Creature from the Krusty KrabActionOct 16, 06
SpongeBob SquarePants: Creature from the Krusty KrabActionNov 19, 06
SpongeBob SquarePants: Creature from the Krusty KrabActionOct 16, 06
SpongeBob SquarePants: Creature from the Krusty KrabActionOct 18, 06
SpongeBob SquarePants: Underpants Slam!ActionDec 26, 07
SpongeBob's Atlantis SquarePantisActionOct 23, 07
SpongeBob's Atlantis SquarePantisActionNov 19, 07
SpongeBob's Atlantis SquarePantisActionNov 19, 07
SpongeBob's Atlantis SquarePantisActionNov 19, 07
Taz: WantedActionSep 17, 02
Taz: WantedAdventureSep 17, 02
Taz: WantedActionOct 08, 02
Taz: WantedActionSep 20, 02
The Biggest Loser: Ultimate WorkoutSportsNov 04, 10
The Mummy ReturnsActionOct 04, 01
Yoostar 2ArcadeMar 08, 11
Yoostar 2ArcadeMar 08, 11
Yoostar on MTVArcadeNov 15, 11
ZapperActionNov 06, 02
ZapperActionNov 04, 02
ZapperActionOct 09, 02
* This is a listing of items catalogued by Neoseeker. Blitz may have many products beyond these.
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