Human Head Studios, Inc.

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Human Head Studios was a game development studio based in Madison, Wisconsin (USA). Founded in 1997, Human Head began as a single-team development studio. The company then expanded to over 25 veteran developers across two teams.

The studio closed down on 13th November 2019 immediately following the release of Rune II. Right away a new studio Roundhouse Studios was established with the same staff and based in the same office, with the help of Bethesda Softworks.

Credited on 17 Games from 1997 to 2020

Rune II (2019 on Windows)
The Quiet Man (2018 on Windows, PlayStation 4)
Lost Within (2015 on iPhone, iPad, Fire OS)
Minimum (2014 on Windows)
BioShock Infinite + Season Pass Bundle (2014 on Windows, Macintosh, Nintendo Switch...)
Batman: Arkham Origins (2013 on Windows, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3...)
Defiance (2013 on Windows, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3)
BioShock Infinite (2013 on Linux, Windows, Xbox 360...)
Fort Courage (2012 on iPad, Android, iPhone)
Rune: Classic (2012 on Windows)
Eliminate Pro (2009 on iPhone)
Prey (2006 on Linux, Windows, Xbox 360...)
Dead Man's Hand (2004 on Windows, Xbox)
Rune: Halls of Valhalla (2001 on Windows, Macintosh, Linux)
Blair Witch: Volume II - The Legend of Coffin Rock (2000 on Windows)
Rune (2000 on Linux, Windows, PlayStation 2...)
Super Duelling Minivans (1997 on Windows)

History +

November 13, 2019

Human Head Studios' Katherine Stull announced the closure of the company.


Human Head Studios founded in Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America.

Trivia +

In the German gaming magazine PC Player (issue 01/2001) Human Head Studios, Inc. received a special award as "Newcomer of the Year 2000".

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