Codemasters

Codemasters Software Company Limited, or Codemasters (earlier known as Code Masters) is a British video game developer and publisher founded by David Darling and his brother Richard in 1986. Codemasters is one of the oldest surviving British game studios, and in 2005 was named the top independent games developer by Develop magazine.
Posts about Codemasters
    • Neoseeker's Holiday Gift Guide 2014: PlayStation 3

      The PlayStation 3 continues to be relevant, despite losing quite a bit of sales power to its progeny. Its lasting strength is bolstered in a few different ways. First is the continued support of multi-platform ports, including several that won't be coming to Xbox One and PlayStation 4 due to those platforms small install bases.

      Rory Young/ Neoseeker- 3 readers -
    • Sega Showdown Game Modes Trailer

      Sega Showdown Game Modes Trailer arcadehero November 14, 2014 Heading into IAAPA2014, Sega Amusements has launched a new trailer for their upcoming Showdown racing game, this time to promote the four different game modes that it features. The previous trailer was a quick teaser that did not feature any gameplay elements; this does not show the game from a “this is what I see ...

      Arcade Heroes- 3 readers -
  • Three flying under the radar

    …. It’s allegedly due out on PS4, Xbox One and PC in January for around the £29.99 mark. Expect that date to slip – it took System 3 several attempts to get Putty Squad out of the door, eventually canning the Xbox 360 retail version in favour of a XBLA release. Constructor HD (to use its proper title) hasn’t been officially announced yet either…

    Matt Gander/ Games Asylum- 2 readers -
  • Have You Played… Fuel?

    … worth returning to Codemasters’ weird, wandering driving sim, if you can find it. Want to read more about Fuel? Here’s Jim’s wonderful piece about driving around its world over the course of a single day. …

    Graham Smith/ Rock, Paper, Shotgun- 2 readers -


  • Toybox Turbos New Frantic Table Top Racing Video

    … Developer Codemasters has released a new Frantic Table Top Racing video for Toybox Turbos. Take a look at the new video below, which features miniature motorized mayhem in action, revealing the game’s top-down camera option, perfect for retro racing fun. Buses leap off slices of cake, London taxis leap over cereal boxes and trucks use bonnet…

    Galit Gordon/ Gaming Cypher- 2 readers -
  • Grid 2 Mac Review

    … to the chase. Grid 2 is probably one of the best racing games you can get for your Mac. Yes, there aren’t too many to choose from in the first place, but it really is one of the best racing games you can play on a computer. There are technically better games out there, but the appeal of Grid is still the same: it’s accessibility. You don’t need…

    Ric Molina/ Mac Gamer HQin Reviews- 2 readers -
  • Unofficially Micro Machines: Toybox Turbos

    … By Alice O'Connor on November 12th, 2014 at 6:00 pm. It might not be called Micro Machines, but Toybox Turbos is clearly Codemasters following up on their vintage top-down toy car racing series. Taxis and buses race around kitchen tables, ramping off slices off cake, popping up out of toasters, skidding on spilt milk, and taking a shortcut…

    Alice O'connor/ Rock, Paper, Shotgun- 1 readers -
  • An Underrated Classic Gets A Surprise Remake

    … In 1991, Codemasters released one of the greatest racing/party games of all time: Micro Machines. Despite a few sequels, it's all but forgotten these days, Mario Kart casting a very long shadow over that style of game. But hey, good news: Codemasters just released what's basically a remake! To very little fanfare, a game called Toybox Turbos…

    Luke Plunkett/ Kotaku- 1 readers -
  • SEGA Nerdcast: Episode 68 (Nightmare on Nerd Street)

    … game he’s developing News SEGA has officially announced Valkyria Chronicles for PC Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA F 2nd will get all Japanese DLC SEGA and Codemasters announce new arcade racer Showdown Community News New Kickstarter project aims to create Genesis, SNES component cables Featured Discussion: What are some…

    Chris Powell/ SEGA Nerds- 2 readers -
  • Sega Officially Unveils Showdown

    … Sega Officially Unveils Showdown arcadehero October 31, 2014 A short time ago we had a scoop on Sega’s next racing game called Showdown. What we had was a look at the location test/beta version and today Sega Amusements has officially unveiled the game with some differences to the design from the loctest build. Before that, let’s take a look…

    Arcade Heroes- 1 readers -
  • SEGA, Codemasters have a new arcade racer called Showdown

    … SEGA Amusements just showed off a new arcade racer developed by Codemasters called Showdown. “Showdown delivers arcade thrills and full contact racing in every event, each an electrifying festival of energy, speed and destruction that demands repeat play,” reads the game’s description. “Players will fully commit on every corner and overtake…

    Chris Powell/ SEGA Nerds- 1 readers -
  • Toybox Turbos New Screenshots and Fantastic Tracks Video

    … Developer Codemasters has released several new screenshots and video for Toybox Turbos. Toybox Turbos features 35 vehicles to collect and customise, ranging from sports cars and dragsters to emergency vehicles, taxis, ice cream vans, construction vehicles, milk float, moon buggies and more! Each can be raced in six super-charged game modes…

    Nathan Stevens/ Gaming Cypher- 2 readers -


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