We are Playground Games

Playground Games is an independent game development studio. Established in 2010 by some of the most experienced and talented developers in the UK industry, our mission is to make genre-defining video games for a global audience. We’re proud to be the creator and developer of the award-winning Forza Horizon series.

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Aaron McAree

Level Designer

Don Arceta

Lead Environment Artist

Simon Hughes

Environment Artist

Michael Cameron


Andy Sage

Lead Engineer

Craig Littler

Lead Level Designer

Jay Bell

Senior Engineer

Jonathan Rowe

Art Director

Summer BBQ 2017

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We’re happy to report that yet again the annual Playground Games BBQ saw sunshine and smiles!   This year the BBQ was held at Primrose Hill Farm in Arlescote, just under half an hour away from our Leamington Spa studio. The farm is located on the Oxfordshire and Warwickshire border and is formed of a…


Wolf Run 2017

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Blood, sweat, mud and a lot of money raised for SpecialEffect! A week ago, on June 4th, twenty of the Playground team completed the Wolf Run on the Stanford Hall Estate in Leicestershire. The Wolf Run is a ten-kilometer course through dense woodland, along intricate trails, wading through rivers and swimming across lakes. This is…


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