6 2 2 0 0 video games logo-1. Acclaim Studios was established in July 1998 to organize all Acclaim-owned development studios under one management.
In May 1999, all underlying studios were uniformly rebranded to bear the «Acclaim Studios» prefix. Acclaim Studios and all of its development facilities were closed on August 27, 2004. Acclaim Studios Cheltenham was based in Cheltenham, England. The studio was founded in 2000 by former employees of Psygnosis’ South West studio.
Acclaim Studios Cheltenham was closed alongside Acclaim’s other development facilities on August 27, 2004. Acclaim Studios London was based in Croydon, England. By 1988, the company employed 72 people. On October 11, 1995, Acclaim announced that they had agreed to acquire Probe for an undisclosed sum. Acclaim Studios Manchester was founded in Manchester as Software Creations, a sole trader company, by Richard Kay in 1985.