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Argonaut Sheffield


Particle Systems was a game development company formed in 1993 by industry veterans Michael Powell and Glyn Williams in the United Kingdom. The company specialized in science fiction games at the cutting edge of technology. The most well-known games from Particle were the Independence War series.

In 2002 Particle Systems was acquired by Argonaut Software and subsequently renamed Argonaut Sheffield. The company closed in 2004 as did this division.

Also Known As

  • Particle Systems Ltd. (from 1993 to 2002)


Subwar 2050 (CD-ROM)(2013)
Power Drome(2004)
Independence War 2: Edge Of Chaos(2001)
Independence War: Deluxe Edition(1999)
Independence War: The Starship Simulator(1997)
Subwar 2050: The Plot Deepens(1994)
Evasive Action(1993)
Subwar 2050(1993)


Location in June 2002:

Particle Systems Ltd.
12 Turners Lane
S10 1BP

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