Companies

 

Virgin Games


Founded in 1994
Closed in 2003-07
Status: bought
aka(s): Virgin Interactive Entertainment, Virgin Interactive, Virgin

Renamed to Virgin Interactive in 1994.

Virgin's U.S. operations were bought by Electronic Arts in 1998 as part their acquisition of Westwood Studios.

The company was bought out by Titus Software and renamed to Avalon Interactive in 2003.

It is known for 7th Guest, Another World, Battle Arena Toshinden, Battletoads, Bloody Roar, Bomberman, Broken Sword, Cannon Fodder, Carmageddon, Command & Conquer, Command & Conquer: Red Alert, Doom, Double Dragon, Earthworm Jim, Golden Axe, Jagged Alliance, Kick Off, Kyrandia, Lands of Lore, Little Big Adventure, Mega Man, Mortal Kombat, Onimusha, Populous, Prince of Persia, Prince of Persia: Original, Quake, Rastan, Resident Evil, Resident Evil: Main series, Shinobi, Speedball, Street Fighter, Tex Murphy, The Excalibur, The Lost Vikings, Wizardry, Xenon

Releases per year

19821
198323
198412
198511
198614
198720
198811
198945
199051
199143
199258
199361
199460
199547
199654
199741
199811
199916
200014
200120
20023
20033
20131
20155
20162
20172
629 video games with valid date were considered (98.5%)

Gametypes frequency

Top platforms

MS-DOS 94
Windows 58
Amiga 57
ZX Spectrum 45
PS 43
C64 40
Atari ST 36
Mega Drive 32
Amstrad CPC 31
SNES 26
Saturn 19
Mac OS Classic 18
Master System 18
GB 12
Game Gear 12