OverviewDreamCatcher Interactive was a game publishing and distribution company based in Ontario, Canada. It was founded in 1996 by Richard Wah Kan.
In January 2002 the company launched the publishing label The Adventure Company, exclusively used for PC adventure games.
In 2003 the company opened the European office DreamCatcher Europe SA in Paris, France, after acquiring the liquidated company Cryo Interactive.
In March 2007 the company along with its labels were acquired by the European company JoWooD Entertainment AG. From then on, the names DreamCatcher and The Adventure Company were only used as publishing labels.
They are currently still in use, along with the name JoWood, and are used as publishing labels for the company Nordic Games GmbH as Nordic Games Holding acquired the JoWood assets in August 2011.
TriviaIn March 2005 (Issue #249), Computer Gaming World awarded the company an award as Underdog Publisher of the Year.
Related Web Sites
- DreamCatcher Interactive Inc. (official website)
- Inside look at DreamCatcher (Randy Sluganski of Just Adventure gives us a tour of DreamCatcher's inner offices.)
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