Arc Developments

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Not to be confused with the Japanese game developer Arc System Works

Arc Developments was a British game developer formed by ex-Elite staff, specifically Chris Coupe, Byron Nilsson, Richard Underhill, and Paul Walker. The company mainly dealt with porting video games to other systems, but developed some original titles of their own.

Research Methods: Actual mentions, interviews, online resources (see Links), shared staff

3DO[edit]

  • Johnny Bazookatone (US Publisher: U.S. Gold)
  • World Cup Golf: Hyatt Dorado Beach (US Publisher: U.S. Gold)

Amiga[edit]

  • Armalyte: The Final Run (UK Publisher: Thalamus)
  • Beavers (EU Publisher: Grandslam)
  • Liverpool: The Computer Game (UK Publisher: Grandslam)
  • McDonaldland (EU Publisher: Virgin Games)
  • Nick Faldos Championship Golf (EU Publisher: Grandslam)
  • Predator 2 (UK Publisher: Image Works; US Publisher: Konami)
  • Robozone (UK Publisher: Image Works)
  • Shadow Sorcerer (graphics) (US Publisher: U.S. Gold)
  • The Simpsons: Bart vs. the Space Mutants (EU Publisher: Ocean)
  • The Simpsons: Bart vs. the World (EU Publisher: Virgin)
  • WWF European Rampage Tour (EU Publisher: Ocean)

Amstrad CPC[edit]

  • Predator 2 (UK Publisher: Image Works)
  • The Simpsons: Bart vs. the Space Mutants (EU Publisher: Ocean)
  • Robozone (UK Publisher: Image Works)

Atari ST[edit]

  • Armalyte: The Final Run (UK Publisher: Thalamus)
  • Liverpool: The Computer Game (UK Publisher: Grandslam)
  • McDonaldland (EU Publisher: Virgin Games)
  • Robozone (UK Publisher: Image Works)
  • The Simpsons: Bart vs. the Space Mutants (EU Publisher: Ocean)
  • The Simpsons: Bart vs. the World (EU Publisher: Virgin)
  • WWF European Rampage Tour (EU Publisher: Ocean Software)

CD32[edit]

  • Beavers (UK Publisher: Grandslam)

Commodore 64[edit]

  • Liverpool: The Computer Game (UK Publisher: Grandslam)
  • Predator 2 (UK Publisher: Image Works)
  • Robozone (UK Publisher: Image Works)
  • The Simpsons: Bart vs. the Space Mutants (EU Publisher: Ocean)
  • WWF European Rampage Tour (EU Publisher: Ocean)

DOS[edit]

  • Forgotten Worlds (US Publisher: U.S. Gold)
  • Johnny Bazookatone (EU Publisher: U.S. Gold)
  • McDonaldland (US Publisher: Virgin Games)
  • Nick Faldos Championship Golf (EU Publisher: Grandslam)
  • Robozone (UK Publisher: Image Works)
  • Shadow Sorcerer (graphics) (US Publisher: U.S. Gold)
  • The Simpsons: Bart vs. the Space Mutants (EU Publisher: Ocean)
  • WWF European Rampage Tour (EU Publisher: Ocean)

Game Gear[edit]

  • The Addams Family (US/EU Publisher: Ocean Software JP Publisher: Acclaim Japan)
  • Arch Rivals: The Arcade Game (US Publisher: Flying Edge)
  • Hurricanes (EU Publisher: U.S. Gold)
  • The Simpsons: Bart vs. the Space Mutants (US/EU Publisher: Flying Edge)
Ported by Santos
  • The Simpsons: Bart vs. the World (US Publisher: Flying Edge; JP Publisher: Acclaim)
Ported by Santos
  • Terminator 2: Judgement Day (US/EU Publisher: Flying Edge; JP Publisher: Acclaim)

Mega Drive/Genesis[edit]

  • Arch Rivals: The Arcade Game (US Publisher: Flying Edge)
  • Hurricanes (EU Publisher: U.S. Gold)
  • The Simpsons: Bart vs. the Space Mutants (US/EU Publisher: Flying Edge; BR Publisher: Tec Toy)

Mark III/Master System[edit]

  • The Addams Family (EU Publisher: Flying Edge)
  • Arch Rivals: The Arcade Game (unreleased)
Master System version is mentioned in the Genesis version
  • The Simpsons: Bart vs. the Space Mutants (EU Publisher: Flying Edge; BR Publisher: Tec Toy)
  • The Simpsons: Bart vs. the World (EU Publisher: Flying Edge; BR Publisher: Tec Toy)
  • Terminator 2: Judgement Day (EU Publisher: Flying Edge)

PlayStation[edit]

  • Johnny Bazookatone / Johnny Bazooka (US/EU Publisher: U.S. Gold; JP Publisher: Coconuts Japan)

Saturn[edit]

  • Johnny Bazookatone / Johnny Bazooka (US/EU Publisher: U.S. Gold; JP Publisher: Coconuts Japan)

Super Famicom/Super NES[edit]

  • Network Q Rally (unreleased) (JVC)
  • World Masters Golf (EU Publisher: Virgin)

Windows[edit]

  • The Art of Fly Fishing: Volume One: Rivers of the British Isles (US Publisher: Philips)

ZX Spectrum[edit]

  • Predator 2 (UK Publisher: Image Works)
  • Robozone (UK Publisher: Image Works)
  • The Simpsons: Bart vs. the Space Mutants (UK Publisher: Ocean)