Melbourne House


Founded in 1977
Closed in 2006-11
Status: name changed
aka(s): Melbourne House Software, Melbourne Software

This covers two companies by the same name. One from 1977 to 1996 and another from 1996 to 2006.

Founded in 1977 by Alfred Milgrom and Naomi Besen.

Sold to Mastertronic (Virgin Games) in 1987.

Re-registered by Beam Software in 1996 when Virgin let their hold on the name lapse.

Bought by Krome Studios in November 2006 and renamed to Krome Studios Melbourne.

It is known for Double Dragon, Krush, Kill 'n' Destroy, The Excalibur, Xenon

Releases per year

19825
198317
198434
198532
198635
198726
198827
198924
19906
19912
19973
19983
20002
20011
20021
20041
219 video games with valid date were considered (97.3%)

Gametypes frequency

Top platforms

ZX Spectrum 52
C64 50
Amstrad CPC 27
C16/Plus4 22
MS-DOS 15
Amiga 11
Atari ST 8
MSX 8
Windows 7
BBC 5
Electron 4
VIC-20 2
PS2 2
Dragon32 2
Apple IIGS 2