Microsoft (2012)

The current Microsoft logo as of 2012

Microsoft, based in Redmond, Washington, USA is an American company and the richest company in the world, with the former owner and Co-Founder Bill Gates having a net worth of over 67 Billion US Dollars in the year 2013. The company purchased Rare and its assets from Nintendo in 2002. It is famous for computer technology, the Xbox video game console, and its successors the Xbox 360 and Xbox One. Rare still releases games for Nintendo platforms on occasion.

Games made by Rare under Microsoft ownership

  • Banjo-Kazooie: Grunty's Revenge- GBA
  • Banjo-Kazooie: Nuts & Bolts- Xbox 360
  • Banjo-Pilot- GBA
  • Conker: Live and Reloaded- Xbox
  • Diddy Kong Racing DS- Nintendo DS
  • Grabbed by the Ghoulies- Xbox
  • It's Mr. Pants- GBA
  • Jetpac Refuelled - XBLA
  • Kameo: Elements of Power- Xbox 360
  • Perfect Dark Zero- Xbox 360
  • Rare Replay- Xbox One
  • Sabre Wulf - GBA
  • Viva Pinata: Pocket Paradise- Nintendo DS
  • Viva Pinata- Xbox 360
  • Viva Pinata: Trouble in Paradise- Xbox 360