Splash Damage

Based in London, England, Splash Damage Ltd is an independently-owned game developer that created the critically acclaimed Wolfenstein: Enemy Territory for id Software and most recently developed Enemy Territory: QUAKE Wars. The studio has won over 100 awards and nominations from publications across world and was named Best Independent Developer at the Develop Industry Excellence Awards 2008.

Splash Damage is currently working on BRINK, an original title published by Bethesda Softworks and coming to the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and the PC.

Recent articles about Splash Damage

How Tencent gave Splash Damage the "cheat codes for game development"

Expansion, acquisitions, and more original IP: CEO Richard Jolly opens up about the opportunities Tencent has created

Splash Damage exploring friendlier territory with Outcasters

Veteran developer of competitive online shooters aims for approachability with its new game for Stadia

Gears Tactics: Critical Consensus

Gears of War's pivot into turn-based tactics has arrived at the same time as a new XCOM -- and critics seem to prefer the former

Overcoming unconscious bias in the games industry

Diversity advocates Cinzia Musio and Leon Killin discuss the dangers of unconscious bias, and how to foster an inclusive studio

Splash Damage pulls all monetization from Dirty Bomb

Developer removes premium virtual currency from in-game economy as abandoned free-to-play game ends live development

Splash Damage CEO Paul Wedgwood stepping down after 17 years

Will be replaced by fellow co-founder Richard Jolly

Splash Damage ends live development on Dirty Bomb two months after launch

Servers will remain up "as long as there are a meaningful number of players"

Splash Damage's Brink is now "Free to Play" on Steam

The Bethesda-published FPS has apparently switched business model, but only on PC

Splash Damage teams up with Wargaming

UK studio will make multiplayer experiences in the "Wargaming universe"

Splash Damage buys Dirty Bomb publishing rights from Nexon

Two year partnership comes to an end, Splash Damage now in control of "marketing, servers, anti-cheat - the lot"

Splash Damage sold to Chinese poultry firm

Leyou will acquire the developer from Paul Wedgwood, along with Fireteam and Warchest

Wedgwood to discuss Splash Damage's future at Rezzed

Brink, Rad Soldiers studio signs up for PC and indie games show

Splash Damage puts global Brink sales at 2.5m units

CEO Paul Wedgewood claims the game generated more than $120 million in revenue

Splash Damage launches WarChest publishing arm

Reveals first title, free-to-play iOS game RAD Soldiers

Enslaved lead joins Splash Damage

Gameplay programmer appointed as technical director at Brink developer

EA vet joins Splash Damage as head of production

Griff Jenkins joins Brink dev to tighten up production process

Critical Consensus: Brink

Media split on Bethesda's new shooter, as sites refuse to provide early reviews

Splash Damage: "The risk is massive for independent devs"

Wedgwood on the need for strong publishing support, and why Splash Damage has survived

Splash Damage's Paul Wedgwood (Pt 2)

The Brink boss on company culture, the dangers of independence and APB

Splash Damage: UK devs suffer from "exploitation"

Paul Wedgwood calls for decent pay and work/life balance for British talent

Splash Damage Ltd.

  • PO Box 830
  • Bromley
  • Kent
  • BR1 9WZ
  • United Kingdom

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