Overview8Bit Games Ltd. was formed in 2003 by Adam Tween, Stefan Hopper and Dave Vout, three long-established veterans of the PC and console development community. The company was a developer of mobile entertainment and based in London.
For over 5 years 8bit Games created 30+ games based on the biggest brands for the world's top publishers, including Lemmings, which was voted game of the year by the readers of What Mobile magazine. In 2004 the company was nominated for best handheld studio in the Develop Industry Awards.
In 2008 the company founders set up a new company called Big Head Games Ltd.
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