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Top American Game Developers

American video game developers list includes some of the top game designers in the US. These are video game developers currently headquartered in the United States. Video game development is a specialized type of software development focusing on games. These games can be for any type of computer whether it be game consoles such as Xbox, PlayStation, or Nintendo, mobile platforms such as the iPhone or iPad, or traditional computers such as PC and Macintosh.

Who are the top American game developers? What companies have the best game developers? Developers often further specialize into a specific type of genre, whether it be RPG's, FPS's, or RTS's. Unlike regular software development, game development can also trek into the territory of Hollywood, requiring work from writers, artists, and actors to complete their projects.
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    Video game industry, Software, Video game Located in: Bellevue, WashingtonFounded in: 1996

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    Video game industry, Video game Located in: New York CityFounded in: 1998

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    Video game industry, Video game Located in: Rockville, MarylandFounded in: 1985

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    Video game industry, Video game Located in: Irvine, CaliforniaFounded in: 1991

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    Video game industry, Video game Located in: Santa Monica, CaliforniaFounded in: 1986

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    Video game industry, Prepackaged Software Located in: Santa Monica, CaliforniaFounded in: 1979

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    Video game industry, Video game Located in: San Rafael, CaliforniaFounded in: 2004

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    Sony Computer Entertainment America Located in: San DiegoFounded in: 1994

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    Cloud Imperium Games Video game industry, Video games Located In: Los Angeles, California and Austin, Texas

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    Video game industry, Software development, Video game Located in: Encino, CaliforniaFounded in: 2002

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    Video game industry, Video game Located in: Mesquite, TexasFounded in: 1991

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    Obsidian Entertainment Video game Located in: Santa Ana, CaliforniaFounded in: 2004

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    Video game industry, Video game Located in: San Francisco, CaliforniaFounded in: 1951

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    Video game industry, Video game Located in: Burbank, CaliforniaFounded in: 1994

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    Video game industry, Video game Located in: Bellevue, WashingtonFounded in: 1991

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    Visceral Games Video game industry

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    Video game Located in: Plano, TexasFounded in: 1999

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    Video game industry, Video game, Prepackaged Software Located in: Agoura Hills, CaliforniaFounded in: 1989

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    Video game industry, Video game Located in: San Francisco, CaliforniaFounded in: 2001

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    WB Games Located in: ChicagoFounded in: 1988

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    Volition, Inc. Located in: Champaign, IllinoisFounded in: 1996

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    Epic Games Video game industry, Video game Located in: Cary, North CarolinaFounded in: 1991

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    Video game industry, Video game Located in: Santa Monica, CaliforniaFounded in: 1996

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    Take Two Interactive Located in: New York CityFounded in: 1993

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    Video game industry, Video game Located in: Hunt Valley, MarylandFounded in: 1996

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    Video game industry, Video game Located in: Middleton, WisconsinFounded in: 1990

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    Video game industry, Consumer electronics, Video game Located in: New York City, New YorkFounded in: 1972

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    Video game industry, Video game Located in: Woodland Hills, CaliforniaFounded in: 1994

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    Video game industry, Video game Located in: Boston, MassachusettsFounded in: 1996

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    Video game industry, Video game Located in: Fairfax, VirginiaFounded in: 1996

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    Video game industry, Video game Located in: Agoura Hills, CaliforniaFounded in: 1985

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    Maxis Software Located in: EmeryvilleFounded in: 1987

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    Video game industry, Video game Located in: Lake Forest, CaliforniaFounded in: 1997

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    Video game industry, Video game Located in: Sherman Oaks, CaliforniaFounded in: 2007

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    Big Huge Games Video game industry, Video game Located in: Timonium, MarylandFounded in: 2000

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    Video game Located in: KirklandFounded in: 1994

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    Video game industry, Video game, Prepackaged Software Located in: CaliforniaFounded in: 1983

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    Software Located in: Plymouth, MichiganFounded in: 1991

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    Video game industry, Video game Located in: Seattle, WashingtonFounded in: 1998

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    Video game industry, Video game Located in: Los Gatos, CaliforniaFounded in: 2000

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    Video game industry, Video game Located in: Bellevue, WashingtonFounded in: 1997

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    42 Entertainment Located in: Pasadena, CaliforniaFounded in: 1993

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    Video game industry, Video game Located in: Houston, TexasFounded in: 2002

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    Video game industry, Video game Located in: Seattle, WashingtonFounded in: 2000

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    Video game Located in: San Francisco, CaliforniaFounded in: 2000

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    Video game industry, Video game Located in: Santa Monica, CaliforniaFounded in: 2008

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    Video game industry, Video game Located in: Austin, TexasFounded in: 1998

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    The Behemoth Video game Located in: San Diego, CaliforniaFounded in: 2002

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    Video game industry, Video game Located in: Morrisville, North CarolinaFounded in: 1996

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