Company name Description Games

Corrosive Software

This English company was started as The Big Red Software Company by Paul Ranson in 1989. They primarily developed conversions, budget games and licensed titles, working closely with Codemasters in their early years. Later their eponymous racing game was successful. In 1995 Big Red Software was acquired by Eidos and became part of the new Eidos Interactive. The division was renamed Corrosive Software in about 1997 and was a development unit of Eidos. The division completed the game Assault Corps but it was never released. Eidos closed down Corrosive Software in 1998.
Steg the Slug, Seymour Goes To Hollywood, Tank Commander, Big Red Racing

Cosmos Designs

Super Nibbly

Courtney E. Krehbiel

ABC Fun Keys

Crack dot Com

Crack dot Com, released the brilliant cult classic Abuse but, due to bad financial decisions, went bankrupt.

Creative Dimensions

CD-MAN, CD-Man Version 2.0

Creative Edge Software

Creative Edge Software, also known as Edgies, is a game development studio based in Edinburgh, Scotland. It was set up in 1989 and one of the co-founders was Dave Wightman. The company initially developed games for the home market in Europe, laying the foundations for worldwide coverage. Edgies expanded into Japan and North America, where a string of titles were released. They have produced games on every major platform of that time, from the Sinclair Spectrum and PC to the next generation consoles.
Surf Ninjas

Creative Materials

Godfather, Murder!

Creature Labs Ltd.

Cyberlife Technology, Ltd. was a a company based in Cambridge, England set up to develop the artificial life technology created by Steve Grand. The company was shut down in March 2003 and the intellectual property was picked up by Gameware Europe Ltd.

Cricket Software

Firestorm: The Forest Fire Simulation Program


Starting out renting computer equipment out (hence their full name), CRL was one of the few companies producing games as early as 1982 who continued into the 90s. Many of their games were rather cerebral, with many simulation, strategy and management games in their range. They released around 90 Spectrum games and dozens for the C64, although only briefly supported the Amiga and ST. Computer Rentals Limited -- Original company name.
Space School Simulator: The Academy

Crom Software

African Trail Simulator

Crush Ltd.

Mortal Coil: Adrenalin Intelligence

Cryo Interactive Entertainment

Cryo Interactive Entertainment is a French video game development and publishing company founded in 1992, but existing unofficially since 1989 as a developer group under the name Cryo. In 2008 Microïds acquired Cryo. (From Wikipedia)
Dune, Dune CD, KGB aka Conspiracy, Aliens: A Comic Book Adventure, The Raven Project, Hardline

CTW Software Group

CTW Software Group was a US software development group, part of Children's Computer Workshop, Inc., mainly involved with developing educational games and software based on the Sesame Street license.
Astro-Grover, Sesame Street: Letter-Go-Round

Cyan Worlds, Inc.

Cyan Worlds is a North American game developer based in Mead, Washington. It was founded in 1987 by the brothers Rand and Robyn Miller. They originally focused on games for children, debuting with The Manhole (1988), an exploration-based adventure game and one of the earliest titles to take advantage of the CD ROM medium. They are best known for their Myst series.
The Manhole, The Manhole: New and Enhanced


Cyberdreams was founded in 1990 by Patrick Ketchum and owned by Rolf Klug, and stayed in business till 1997.
Dark Seed, CyberRace



Cybernetic Corporation

Pizza Tycoon


The Curse of RA

Cybron, Inc.

Grand Slam Bridge