SEGA Interactive Development Division

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  • Interactive Designs (from 1984 to 1992)

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Interactive Designs was a game development studio founded by Rod and Nancy Nakamoto in California (US) in 1984.

For nearly a decade, Interactive Designs developed games for clients including Electronic Arts, Activision, Sierra On-Line, Data East, Cinemaware, Capcom, NEC, SEGA of America, Disney and many others. They developed titles such as RoboCop (Apple II), Commando (Apple II), Ikari Warriors (PC), Victory Road (PC), Cabal (PC), Super Hang-On (PC), Power Drift (PC), Seven Cities of Gold (PC - new version), Defender of the Crown (PC), TaleSpin (TurboGrafix, Genesis) and many others.

In 1992 SEGA of America acquired the studio and it then lived on as SEGA Interactive Development Division.

Credited on 18 Games from 1989 to 1996

Garfield: The Lost Levels (1996 on Genesis)
Sega Family Fun Pak (1996 on Windows)
Eternal Champions: Challenge from the Dark Side (1995 on SEGA CD)
Garfield: Caught in the Act (1995 on Windows, Genesis, Game Gear)
Disney's Bonkers (1994 on Genesis)
NBA Action Starring David Robinson (1994 on Game Gear)
Star Wars Arcade (1994 on SEGA 32X, Arcade)
Tom Mason's Dinosaurs for Hire (1993 on Genesis)
Eternal Champions (1993 on Linux, Windows, Genesis...)
Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (1993 on Genesis)
Seven Cities of Gold: Commemorative Edition (1993 on DOS, Linux, Windows...)
Sonic the Hedgehog: Spinball (1993 on Game Gear, SEGA Master System)
Greendog: The Beached Surfer Dude! (1992 on Genesis, Game Gear)
Disney's Darkwing Duck (1992 on TurboGrafx-16)
Disney's TaleSpin (1992 on Genesis, Game Gear)
Disney's TaleSpin (1991 on TurboGrafx-16)
Cabal (1988 on DOS, Amiga, NES...)
RoboCop (1988 on DOS, Amiga, Atari ST...)

History +


Company acquired by SEGA of America.


The acquisition of Interactive Designs by SEGA of America leads to the establishment of this division.


Company founded.

Trivia +

Contact Address (1988):

Interactive Designs

2453 W.228th Street

Torrance, CA 90501


Phone: (213) 530-1832

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