OverviewBlimey! Games Ltd. was a software development company headquartered on the banks of the River Thames in central London. Ian Bell, formerly Managing Director and founder of SimBin Development Team, was the company's CEO. Blimey! Games Ltd. was founded in May 2005 by many members of the team behind GTR: FIA GT Racing Game.
The company developed GTR 2 FIA GT Racing Game (2006) as an independent subcontractor to SimBin, and Blimey! was acquired by 10tacle studios AG on 3rd February 2006.
In August 2008 the parent company 10tacle studios AG claimed insolvency, and on 8th January 2009 joint administrators were appointed to save Blimey! Games as the studio was insolvent and unable to survive on its own. On 12th January 2009 it was announced the business and assets were sold to Slightly Mad Studios Limited, a company also established by Ian Bell.
Contributed by Sciere (316656) on Aug 24, 2007. [revised by : Sciere (316656)].