Knowledge Identifier: &Acclaim_Entertainment
Category: Business (26)
Founded in 1987.
Countries: United States (46%), (21%), United Kingdom (13%)
Linked to: Acclaim Cheltenham, Sculptured Software, Accolade, Chapter 7 bankruptcy
Krusty the Clown - In 1992, Acclaim Entertainment released the video game "Krusty's Fun House" for PC and home consoles
Mortal Kombat - The original "Mortal Kombat" game was released for arcade machines during October 1992, having since been ported to several console and home computer systems by Probe Software and released by Acclaim Entertainment
Acclaim Studios Austin - When parent company Acclaim Entertainment went bankrupt in September 2004, most employees of Acclaim Studios Austin found out when they showed up for work but the building's manager had locked them out of their offices
Derek Jeter - Acclaim Entertainment's "All-Star Baseball" series of video games, and Gameloft's wireless phone baseball game, "Derek Jeter Pro Baseball 2008"