Got info on Mastertronic?
Established: 1983
Closed: 1989
Reason: Rebranded to Virgin Mastertronic following merger with Virgin Games

Software Highlights from Credited Titles

Mastertronic's first work that SPOnG is aware of is the 1982 title, "Bulls Eye" (Spectrum 48K).

The company has been involved titles released on the PC, 3DS/2DS, Wii, PS3, Xbox 360, DS/DSi, PS2, Amiga, CD32, ST, Mac, C64, Spectrum 48K, Sinclair Spectrum 128K, Amstrad CPC and Atari 400/800/XL/XE. Of these, "Far Cry" (PC), "Fallout 3: Game of the Year Edition" (PC), "Little Britain: The Video Game" (PS2), "Sid Meier?s Civilization V" (PC), "Mafia II" (PC) has been a best selling title.

The company's most recent involvement was on the 2014 release "The Quake Collection" (PC).

Know something we don't? Let us know! If you work for Mastertronic, register now to manage this listing.

Related Press Releases



11 Feb 2015

Serious Sam Collection Detonates

Complete collection explodes onto Xbox 360

12 Jul 2013

Mastertronic Signs Bohemia Interactive’s Latest

Carrier Command: Gaea Mission landing on these shores in September

29 Aug 2012

MCV Industry Excellence Awards 2007: Finalists Announced

Shortlist for the games industry's most celebrated awards event is revealed

02 Mar 2007

Games Market Europe Welcomes Vivendi Universal Games UK

50 Cent®: Bulletproof, F.E.A.R.™, Crash™ Tag Team Racing and The Incredible Hulk™: Ultimate Destruction™ feature at European trade event.

05 Aug 2005

Herman Gets M.A.D with Mastertronic

Following the successful launch of the PC Gamer Presents range, The Mastertronic Group announce that industry vet Frank Herman as Chairman.

02 Apr 2004

Mastertronic confirms March titles

Driver leads the way...

08 Mar 2004

Virgin takes stake in Mastertronic

Virgin Games acquires a 45% stake in budget publisher Mastertronic.

25 Oct 2002

Virgin acquires Mastertronic

Virgin acquires a futher 55% in Mastertronic, taking its stake to 100% ownership.

25 Oct 2002

Mastertronic rebranded Virgin Mastertronic

Following its acquision by Virgin Games, the Mastertronic brand was reborn as Virgin Mastertronic

28 Dec 1989

Mastertronic gains Melbourne House

Budget specialist Mastertronic aquires the brand and European publishing arm of Australian publisher Melbourne House.

28 Dec 1987

<< Return to company