Spinnaker Software

1982 / 1982 tot 9 1983 / 1982 tot 52 1984 / 1982 tot 93 1985 / 1982 tot 105 1986 / 1982 tot 108 1987 / 1982 tot 111 1988 / 1982 tot 113 1989 / 1982 tot 116 1991 / 1982 tot 117 1992 / 1982 tot 118
Founded in 1982 closed in 1994
Status: name changed
Country: USA

aka(s): Spinnaker Software Corporation, Spinnaker

A successful budget software company that also ran ads in non-computer/game media. Merged with The Learning Company & became SoftKey International.

It is known for Sargon

Releases per year

19829
198343
198441
198512
19863
19873
19882
19893
19911
19921
118 video games with valid date were considered (97.5%)

Overall rankings

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Common gametypes

edutainment48%adventure12%action/reflex9%board game4%strategy4%other21%

Top platforms

C64 28
Apple II E 27
Atari 400/800 21
MS-DOS 20
ZX Spectrum 6
Tandy Coco 4
ColecoVision 4
MSX 3
VIC-20 2
Mac OS Classic 1
TI99 1
Coleco Adam 1
GB 1
Amiga 1
CD-I 1