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Codemasters is a video game developer and publisher that specializes in racing games. The Company publishes for all platforms including Microsoft Xbox One, Sony Playstation 4, PC-DVD and mobile phones and provides persistent online services. Codemasters' popular game brands include DiRT, GRID, Cricket, and Operation Flashpoint.

HQSoutham, GB
Employee Ratings3.7

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2021)730
Revenue (FY, 2019)£71.2 M(+402%)
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Codemasters Office Locations

Codemasters has offices in Southam, Birmingham and Runcorn
Southam, GB (HQ)
Codemaster Campus, Stoneythorpe
Birmingham, GB
Alpha Tower, Suffolk Street Queensway
Runcorn, GB
Manor Farm Rd
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Codemasters Financials and Metrics

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Codemasters's revenue was reported to be £71.22 m in FY, 2019

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Codemasters Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

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Codemasters News and Updates

: Take-Two drops Codemasters acquisition bid, clearing way for EA

Take-Two Interactive Software Inc. TTWO indicated Wednesday it was not topping Electronic Arts Inc.’s EA bid for U.K.-based racing games publisher Codemasters Group Holdings PLC UK:CDM. In December, EA had offered $1.2 billion for Codemasters, following a $1 billion bid from Take-Two in November. In…

: EA tops Take-Two in bid for racing game publisher Codemasters

Electronic Arts Inc. EA said Monday it was offering $1.2 billion to acquire U.K.-based racing games publisher Codemasters Group Holdings PLC UK:CDM, topping an offer by rival Take-Two Interactive Inc. TTWO Under EA’s offer, Codemasters stakeholders will receive 604 pence a share, prompting Codemaste…

EA to acquire Codemasters for $1.2 billion

Everybody thought the deal was done — Take-Two was supposed to acquire Codemasters for nearly $1 billion. Take-Two even reached an agreement with the board of Codemasters. But Electronic Arts crashed the party at the last minute and offered even more money. EA now plans to buy Codemasters for $1.2 b…
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Codemasters Blogs

Codies Racing Line: August 26, 2021

It’s not a bad time to be fan of motor racing and video games, right? For us racing fanatics, Le Mans is alive with the sound of race cars, and motorsport championships across the world are in full swing, including the return of F1® this weekend at Spa-Francorchamps. For all gamers, it’s the beautif…

EA Play: Eight Codemasters Titles Available to Play Now

Codemasters is thrilled to join forces with EA this week, adding eight of our acclaimed racing titles into EA Play! The gaming subscription service’s already-heaving list of top games is now bolstered by titles from four different racing franchises, available to play now across Xbox, PlayStation, an…

Codies Racing Line: August 12, 2021

Hey, you made it! Glad you could join us for another Codies Racing Line – our fortnightly round-up of content and info about your favourite Codemasters games, and updates from within our community and culture. After a surprise guest author last week, we’ve regained control of the ship, and S.S Send …

Codies Racing Line – July 29, 2021

So, here’s the thing. We did have another pithy intro lined up for your latest fortnightly round-up of Codemasters news, reveals and info. Honestly, it was a belter! However, late last week, we had an anonymous letter come through, offering (well, actually, demanding) to take on the Racing Line intr…

Every Story Has A Beginning – F1® 2021 Out Now

F1® 2021 is here! The countdown to game launch is over, and you can now get your hands on the game. Pick up your helmet, put on your driving gloves and celebrate with our launch trailer, viewable here. Every story has a beginning Braking Point is F1® 2021’s brand-new story mode. Start with one of fi…

Codies Racing Line: July 15, 2021

Don’t worry. Don’t panic. It’s not your fault. We understand that it’s incredibly easy right now to keep track of everything that’s going on in the world of Codemasters right now, with so much being revealed and rolled out. That’s why, of course, you’ve come to the Codies Racing Line, to make sure y…
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Codemasters Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Codemasters founded?

    Codemasters was founded in 1986.

  • How many employees does Codemasters have?

    Codemasters has 730 employees.

  • What is Codemasters revenue?

    Latest Codemasters annual revenue is £71.2 m.

  • What is Codemasters revenue per employee?

    Latest Codemasters revenue per employee is £97.6 k.

  • Who are Codemasters competitors?

    Competitors of Codemasters include Arkadium, 101XP and Happy Elements.

  • Where is Codemasters headquarters?

    Codemasters headquarters is located at Codemaster Campus, Stoneythorpe, Southam.

  • Where are Codemasters offices?

    Codemasters has offices in Southam, Birmingham and Runcorn.

  • How many offices does Codemasters have?

    Codemasters has 3 offices.