Dynamo Games Ltd is an independent video game developer and publisher based in Dundee, Scotland. Established in 2004, it is the first developer working exclusively on mobile platforms to win a gaming BAFTA award, and one of the first studios to develop titles for the Google Android mobile operating system. Besides developing games for various handheld formats, Dynamo has launched several applications for mobile phones using Java technology.
The company has a focus on developing sports titles and has translated several television franchises into the mobile phone format. Notable achievements include the BAFTA award-winning mobile version of Championship Manager 2007.
Dynamo Games is a certified member of the UK game industry trade association The Independent Games Developers Association (TIGA).
As of 16 February 2009, Dynamo Games became an officially approved developer for the Nintendo DS, Wii, and Wiiware. As of April 2009, Dynamo was developing its series of then new but unnamed titles for these Nintendo formats.
Dynamo Games has announced it will switch its focus to the growing social games genre as the studio expands and moves to larger premises.
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