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Supergiant Games is an independent game developer based in San Francisco, California. It was founded in 2009 by Amir Rao and Gavin Simon. The studio reached fame in 2011 their debut title, Bastion, which received critical acclaim. Around that time, Supergiant hired Darren Korb as a composer, who would then become a mainstay at the company.

Supergiant would later release Transistor in 2014 to further acclaim. In 2017, they would release Pyre, a party-based sports RPG that was a change of their usual formula. The game was also well-received, winning "Best Indie" in Game Informer's 2017 RPG of the Year Awards. Less than a month after the game's release, the company began working on Hades, which was revealed in December 6 at the 2018 Game Awards, releasing on Early Access at the Epic Games Store. Its official "Version 1.0" was formally released September 17th, 2020. It received critical acclaim, was named "Game of the Year" by several publications, and won "Best Indie" and "Best Action" in the 2020 Game Awards.

Not to be confused with Supermassive Games.


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