Epic Games Tools LLC

Moby ID: 4569

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  • RAD Game Tools, Inc. (from 1988 to 2021-01-06)

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Epic Games Tools LLC, originally founded as RAD Game Tools in 1988, is a privately-held company based in Kirkland, Washington.

RAD develops game software technologies which are licensed primarily by video game companies, including video formats (Smacker, Bink and Bink 2), data compression tools (Oodle), Telemetry and 3D graphics toolset Granny 3D. As of 1995, they also have the Miles Sound System sound engine as part of their portfolio after acquiring Miles Design Inc..

On 7th January 2021, Epic Games announced the company's acquisition.

Credited on 1,184 Games from 1995 to 2024

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Helldivers II (2024 on Windows, PlayStation 5)
Granblue Fantasy: Relink (2024 on Windows, PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4)
B-17 Flying Fortress: The Mighty 8th Redux (2024 on Windows)
Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora (2023 on Windows, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series...)
Warhammer Age of Sigmar: Realms of Ruin (2023 on Windows, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series)
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare III (2023 on Windows, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series...)
Alien Hominid: Invasion (2023 on Windows, Xbox Series, Xbox One...)
Marvel Spider-Man 2 (2023 on PlayStation 5)
FC 24 (2023 on Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One...)
Party Animals (2023 on Windows, Xbox Series, Xbox One)
Starfield (2023 on Windows, Xbox Series, Windows Apps...)
Madden NFL 24 (2023 on Windows, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series...)
Exoprimal (2023 on Windows, Windows Apps, PlayStation 4...)
F1 23 (2023 on Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One...)
Diablo IV (2023 on Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One...)
Redfall (2023 on Windows, Xbox Series, Windows Apps)
Star Wars: Jedi - Survivor (2023 on Windows, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series)
Dead Island 2 (2023 on Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One...)
Hot Wheels: Rift Rally (2023 on PlayStation 5, iPad, PlayStation 4...)
The Great War: Western Front (2023 on Windows)

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History +

January 7, 2021

Company acquired by Epic Games, Inc..

December 10, 2012

The company publicly releases the Bink 2 video format as part of RAD Video Tools version 2.1a.

August 24, 2012

The company releases the first version of Oodle, a data compression solution family.

2002

The company releases the second version of its animation product: Granny 2.0 - for PC, Macintosh and console games.

2002

The company releases the software 3D renderer Pixomatic.

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Company location and contact information (Jan. 2008):

RAD Game Tools, Inc.

401 Park Place, Suite 103

Kirkland, Washington 98033

Company phone: 425-893-4300

Company Fax: 425-609-2463

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