Virgin Games

1982 / 1983 1983 / 1983 tot 25 1984 / 1983 tot 40 1985 / 1983 tot 50 1986 / 1983 tot 62 1987 / 1983 tot 79 1988 / 1983 tot 93 1989 / 1983 tot 138 1990 / 1983 tot 194 1991 / 1983 tot 237 1992 / 1983 tot 298 1993 / 1983 tot 360 1994 / 1983 tot 421 1995 / 1983 tot 469 1996 / 1983 tot 523 1997 / 1983 tot 564 1998 / 1983 tot 574 1999 / 1983 tot 590 2000 / 1983 tot 604 2001 / 1983 tot 624 2002 / 1983 tot 627 2003 / 1983 tot 630 2015 / 1983 tot 635 2016 / 1983 tot 637
Founded in 1983
Closed in 2003-07
Status: bought
Country: U.K.

aka(s): Virgin Interactive Entertainment, Virgin Interactive, Virgin, Virgin Mastertronic

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
198325
198415
198510
198612
198717
198814
198945
199056
199143
199261
199362
199461
199548
199654
199741
199810
199916
200014
200120
20023
20033
20155
20162
638 video games with valid date were considered (98.9%)

Common gametypes

Top platforms

MS-DOS 101
Amiga 58
Windows 56
ZX Spectrum 45
PS 43
C64 41
Atari ST 37
Mega Drive 32
Amstrad CPC 30
SNES 27
Saturn 19
Master System 18
Mac OS Classic 18
GB 12
Game Gear 12