Companies List of Role-playing Game Companies

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List of the top role-playing game companies in the world, listed by their prominence with corporate logos when available. This list of major role-playing game companies includes the largest and most profitable role-playing game businesses, corporations, agencies, vendors and firms in the world. If you are wondering what the biggest role-playing game companies are, then this list has you covered. This list includes the most famous role-playing game companies in the industry, so if you're thinking of working in the role-playing game industry you might want to look to these companies for jobs. This list includes names of both small and big role-playing game businesses.

Examples of companies on this list: Paizo Publishing, Wizards of the Coast and more.

This list answers the questions, "What are the biggest role-playing game companies in the world?" and "What are the most successful role-playing game companies?"

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Alderac Entertainment Group is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Role-playing Game Companies
Alderac Entertainment Group Role-playing game Alderac Entertainment Group, or AEG, is a publisher of role-playing game, board game, and collectible card game products. AEG was formed by Jolly Blackburn in 1993 and is based in the city of ...more

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Arc Dream Publishing is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Role-playing Game Companies
Arc Dream Publishing Publishing, Role-playing game Arc Dream Publishing is a small role-playing game publishing company founded in 2002 by Pagan Publishing veteran Dennis Detwiller and editor Shane Ivey after the release of their first ...more

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Blacksburg Tactical Research C... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Role-playing Game Companies
Blacksburg Tactical Research Center Publishing, Role-playing game Blacksburg Tactical Research Center, Inc., or BTRC is an American game publishing company most famous for publishing the TimeLords and EABA role-playing games.

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Chaosium is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Role-playing Game Companies
Chaosium Role-playing game Chaosium is one of the longer lived publishers of role-playing games still in existence. Founded by Greg Stafford, its first game was a wargame, White Bear and Red Moon, which was later reworked ...more

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Eos Press is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Role-playing Game Companies
Eos Press Role-playing game Eos Press is an American game publisher named for the ancient Greek goddess of the dawn. It was established in 2001 in Seattle, Washington, as "Hawthorn Hobgoblynn Press". Eos has ...more

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Evil Hat Productions is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Role-playing Game Companies
Evil Hat Productions Role-playing game Evil Hat Productions is a company that produces role-playing games. Chief among them is the free indie RPG, Fate, which has won numerous awards. In 2005, the company began producing a series of ...more

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Fantasy Productions is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Role-playing Game Companies
Fantasy Productions Publishing, Role-playing game Fantasy Productions Medienvertriebsgesellschaft GmbH is a German publishing company based in Erkrath.

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FASA is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Role-playing Game Companies
FASA Video game, Role-playing game FASA Corporation was an American publisher of role-playing games, wargames and board games between 1980 and 2001, after which they closed publishing operations for several years, becoming an IP ...more

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Flying Buffalo is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Role-playing Game Companies
Flying Buffalo Role-playing game Flying Buffalo Incorporated is a Scottsdale, Arizona game company that publishes role playing games, card games, gaming materials, and runs Play-by-mail games.

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FSpace Publications is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Role-playing Game Companies
FSpace Publications Publishing, Role-playing game FSpace Publications is a role-playing game publisher founded in 1991 under a different trading name until it rebranded in 1994. It is an active publisher of science fiction roleplaying

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Game Designers' Workshop is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Role-playing Game Companies
Game Designers' Workshop Role-playing game Game Designers' Workshop was a wargame and role-playing game publisher from 1973 to 1996. Many of their games are now carried by other publishers.

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Goodman Games is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Role-playing Game Companies
Goodman Games Role-playing game Goodman Games is an American game publisher, best known for the Dungeon Crawl Classics series of adventure modules, the Dragonmech and the award-winning Etherscope role-playing games. The ...more

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Grenadier Models Inc. is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Role-playing Game Companies
Grenadier Models Inc. Role-playing game Grenadier Models Inc. of Springfield, Pennsylvania produced lead miniature figures for wargames and role-playing games with fantasy, science fiction and heroic themes between 1975 and 1996. ...more

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Guardians of Order is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Role-playing Game Companies
Guardians of Order Publishing, Role-playing game Guardians of Order was a Canadian company founded in 1996 by Mark C. MacKinnon in Guelph, Ontario. The company's business output consisted of role-playing games. Their first game is the anime ...more

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Indie Press Revolution is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Role-playing Game Companies
Indie Press Revolution Role-playing game Indie Press Revolution is a sales network that acts as a fulfillment house for publishers of indie role-playing games. It was founded in 2004 by Ed Cha of Open World Press and Brennan Taylor of ...more

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InMediaRes is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Role-playing Game Companies
InMediaRes Role-playing game, Electronic publishing

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Louis Porter Jr. Design is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Role-playing Game Companies
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Nightfall Games is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Role-playing Game Companies
Nightfall Games Publishing, Role-playing game Nightfall Games is a United Kingdom based role-playing game publishing company notable for publishing SLA Industries.

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Paizo Publishing is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Role-playing Game Companies
Paizo Publishing Role-playing game, Board game Paizo Publishing is an American publishing company in Redmond, Washington that specializes in game aids and adventures for "the world's oldest fantasy roleplaying game" and its ...more

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Precis Intermedia is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Role-playing Game Companies
Precis Intermedia Role-playing game Precis Intermedia publishes downloadable PDF-based and traditional printed role-playing games. They also publish downloadable paper gaming miniatures called Disposable Heroes, and other various ...more

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Q-workshop is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Role-playing Game Companies
Q-workshop Role-playing game, Board game Q-workshop is a Polish company located in Poznań that specializes in design and production of polyhedral dice and dice accessories for use in various games. They also run an online retail store ...more

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Rackham is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Role-playing Game Companies
Rackham Role-playing game Rackham was a French miniature and role-playing games production company founded in 1997 by Jean Bey, CEO and Creative Director. At its peak, Rackham had over 70 employees, including designers, ...more

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Ral Partha Enterprises is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Role-playing Game Companies
Ral Partha Enterprises Role-playing game Ral Partha Enterprises, Inc. of Cincinnati, Ohio produced miniature figures in 25 mm, 30 mm, 15 mm, and 54 mm scale from 1975 to 2001. Their products were manufactured by spin-casting and ...more

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Sanguine Productions is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Role-playing Game Companies
Sanguine Productions Publishing, Role-playing game Sanguine Productions Ltd. is a role-playing game production house founded in 1997. Their games include Ironclaw, Jadeclaw, Albedo: Platinum Catalyst, Usagi Yojimbo Role-Playing Game, and Noggle ...more

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Troll Lord Games is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Role-playing Game Companies
Troll Lord Games Role-playing game Troll Lord Games is an American publisher of role-playing games, The Crusader magazine and other board/dice/card games. They are best known for the Castles & Crusades role-playing game ...more

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TSR is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list List of Role-playing Game Companies
TSR Role-playing game TSR, Inc. was an American game publishing company and the publisher of Dungeons & Dragons. When Gary Gygax could not find a publisher for D&D, a new type of game he and Dave Arneson were ...more

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Vajra Enterprises is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list List of Role-playing Game Companies
Vajra Enterprises Publishing, Role-playing game Vajra Enterprises, founded in 2001, is a publishing company which produces tabletop role-playing games. Vajra's games have a reputation for taking the conventions of more traditional genres and ...more

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West End Games is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list List of Role-playing Game Companies
West End Games Role-playing game, Board game West End Games was a company that made board, role-playing, and war games. It was founded by Daniel Scott Palter in 1974 in New York, but later moved to Honesdale, Pennsylvania. Its current and ...more

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Wizards of the Coast is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list List of Role-playing Game Companies
Wizards of the Coast Role-playing game Wizards of the Coast is an American publisher of games, primarily based on fantasy and science fiction themes, and formerly an operator of retail stores for games. Originally a basement-run ...more