Introducing SledgeHammer Games

June 21, 2010 in NEWS

SledgeHammer Games is a new studio (born in 2009) that has entered the realm of Activision’s Call of Duty Franchise. Initial announcements of exactly what SH would be developing was an Action-Adventure COD. Well we now know by their new website that it clearly states “We are currently in development of a Call of Duty FPS”. Activision also stated, when welcoming SH, that SledgeHammer will bring expand their COD audience. Does this mean COD8 could be COD “Future Warfare”??? Who knows what they have up their sleeve, but by my research, SH seems to be a VERY Energized company (why wouldn’t they be, they are joining the likes of Infinity Ward and Treyarch!) Of course all the hype is turning towards Treyarch’s COD7: Black Ops right now, (Peeps are getting weary of COD6 MW2, “me just the RPG’s and Noobing”); however, SledgeHammer is out there and we just wanted to point them out (They are currently hiring NOW BTW). So lets finish Prestiging on MW2 and complete those fall cammo’s and look forward to BLACK OPS, but keep a distant eye on Sledge!

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More SH Info:

ABOUT:
Sledgehammer Games is a brand new state of the art studio comprised of some of the best in the industry. Established in 2009 by Glen Schofield and Michael Condrey, the company is focused on creating superior games that are well crafted, polished, innovative and provide high quality entertainment. We take great pride in our work and strive for nothing less than excellence in everything we do. We hire the best talent possible, and with that they must also be exceptional team players. We are focused on creating great games with the customer in mind and having a lot of fun while making them. (source:www.sledgehammergames.com)

GM/CEO: GLEN SCHOFIELD
Glen is GM and Co-founder of Sledgehammer Games. He has been creating video games for over 20 years. He started his career as an artist and art director for Absolute Entertainment. Prior to starting Sledgehammer Games, Glen was the GM of EA’s Visceral Games Studio and was the creator and Executive Producer of the award winning Dead Space. While at EA Glen also produced Return of the King, James Bond, Dead Space: Extraction and Knock out Kings. Before joining EA Glen was the VP of Eidos’ Crystal Dynamics where he directed games such as Gex 2, Gex 3 and Blood Omen 2. He has a BFA and an MBA. (source:www.sledgehammergames.com)

BTW Glen,
Who’s gonna be SH’s Robert Bowling/Josh Olin ????????

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1 response to Introducing SledgeHammer Games

  1. Tim said on June 22, 2010

    A if they were hiring 2 years from now that be great cuz id have my associates in game design

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