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Full name: Obsidian Entertainment
Established: 2003

Located in Santa Ana, California, Obsidian Entertainment was founded in 2003 by five game development veterans, Feargus Urquhart, Chris Parker, Darren Monahan, Chris Avellone and Chris Jones.

Software Highlights from Credited Titles

Obsidian's first work that SPOnG is aware of is the 2005 title, "Star Wars Knights of the Old Republic II: The Sith Lords" (PC).

The company has been involved titles released on the PS4, Switch, Xbox One, PC, PS3, Xbox 360 and Xbox. Of these, "Fallout: New Vegas" (PS3), "Star Wars Knights of the Old Republic II: The Sith Lords" (Xbox), "Fallout: New Vegas" (Xbox 360), "Fallout: New Vegas" (PC), "South Park: The Stick of Truth" (PC) has been a best selling title.

The company's most recent involvement was on the 2019 release "Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire" (Switch).

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25 Apr 2014

Obsidian Confirms Next-Gen Project News

It's "already looking great."

03 May 2013

Obsidian's Canned Aliens RPG Unveiled in Leaked Video News

Lost development in favour of Aliens: Colonial Marines.

20 Feb 2013

Scandal: Game Publishers Attempt to Profit from Kickstarter News

Obsidian approached in scandalous attempt to profit.

20 Sep 2012

Obsidian Teases "Project X" News

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11 Sep 2012

Wasteland 2 Kickstarter Could See Obsidian Join Development News

RPG super-team will emerge if enough people fund project.

30 Mar 2012

Fallout: New Vegas Honest Hearts DLC Unveiled News

Trailer and screenshots ahoy!

11 May 2011

New Details For New Vegas: Post-Apocalyptic Western News

Fallout 1 and 2 developers Obsidian working on new title.

08 Mar 2010

SEGA's Website Pushes Alpha Protocol to 2010 News

Company's American website is the only mention of the delay.

07 Oct 2009

Aliens RPG Bites the Bulkhead News

US sales low for first-party PS3 titles.

29 Jun 2009

Developers to Cross ‘Uncanny Valley’ Within Two Years News

At least, according to Obsidian’s David Kunkler

20 Feb 2007

Obsidian to develop ex-Bioware RPG - Neverwinter Nights 2 confirmed News

KOTOR 2 developers begin work on D&D Universe.

05 Aug 2004

KOTOR 2: The Sith Lords News

RPG sequel heads Starwards.

13 May 2004

KOTOR II: Screens, details, other stuff News

Sith Lords full update inside

06 May 2004

KOTOR 2 Solid News

Reports confirmed - debut at E3.

22 Mar 2004

Bioware and Obsidian get together News

RPG masters enjoy boom-time.

07 Aug 2003

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