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Full name: Revolution Software Ltd
Established: 1990

Founded in 1990 by Charles Cecil, Tony Warriner, and David Sykes, Revolution Software is one of Europe's premier software development houses. 

Revolution has a well-earned reputation for its narrative driven entertainment software. Every title Revolution has produced has received high critical acclaim and been commercially successful. Revolution's last titles, Broken Sword and Broken Sword 2 each sold over a million units in Europe alone.

Software Highlights from Credited Titles

Revolution's first work that SPOnG is aware of is the 1994 title, "Beneath a Steel Sky" (Amiga).

The company has been involved titles released on the PS4, Xbox One, PC, Wii, DS/DSi, PS2, Xbox, GameCube, GBA, PlayStation, Amiga and CD32. Of these, "Broken Sword: The Angel of Death" (PC), "Broken Sword 2: The Smoking Mirror" (PC) and "In Cold Blood" (PlayStation) have been best selling titles.

The company's most recent involvement was on the 2019 release "Beyond a Steel Sky" (Xbox One).

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Revolution Software is delighted to confirm that Broken Sword: the Serpent’s Curse will arrive on PlayStation Vita later this year.

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09 Nov 2006

Creator of Broken Sword: The Sleeping Dragon signs release day copies

Extra goodies on offer to the earliest of birds.

10 Nov 2003

The Sleeping Dragon to Fire up ECTS

Revolution Software’s highly anticipated next-generation Broken Sword adventure to premiere at Europe’s biggest trade show.

14 Aug 2002

Revolution Goes Bam!

Broken Sword GBA signed to emerging publisher.

28 Jun 2001

Good/Bad News Comes In Threes

Revolution Software unveils Good Cop Bad Cop for PlayStation 2, Xbox and PC.

14 May 2001

Come, Join The Revolution

Broken Sword: The Sleeping Dragon information resource launched.

28 Apr 2001

Revolution Confirms Broken Sword On Game Boy Advance

Award-winning graphic adventure to be developed for portable platform.

26 Apr 2001

Revolution Confirms Next-Generation Broken Sword Title

Following Internet speculation, adventure games specialist reveals vision for the future of adventure gaming.

20 Mar 2001

GDC Comes To Europe

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16 Mar 2001

In Cold Blood for release soon on PlayStaion

In Cold Blood is an epic espionage game which interweaves a strong narrative with frantic action.

17 May 2000

Ubi Soft, LSP and DreamWorks Forge New Relationship with Gold and Glory:The Road to El Dorado

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11 May 2000

In Cold Blood

Ubi Soft® signs publishing agreement with Revolution Software for PC rights to 'In Cold Blood'

28 Mar 2000

Gold And Glory:The Road to El Dorado

We follow our two heroes Miguel and Tulio, accompanied by their faithful companion Altivo, as they venture on their epic journey.

15 Mar 2000

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