Rebellion’s Chris Kingsley receives OBE

first_imgRebellion’s Chris Kingsley receives OBEDeveloper CTO joins brother Jason on the Honours ListChristopher DringHead of Games B2BWednesday 2nd January 2019Share this article Recommend Tweet ShareRebellion CTO and co-founder Chris Kingsley has been made an OBE in the Queen’s New Year’s Honours list.Rebellion is best known for Aliens vs Predator, Sniper Elite and last year released the new IP Strange Brigade. It was formed in 1992 and has 300 employees split across three offices in the UK. Rebellion also owns 2000 AD, which operates comic books including Judge Dredd. The company also works in books, TV and film.Related JobsSenior Game Designer – UE4 – AAA United Kingdom Amiqus GamesProgrammer – REMOTE – work with industry veterans! North West Amiqus GamesJunior Video Editor – GLOBAL publisher United Kingdom Amiqus GamesDiscover more jobs in games Chris Kingsley is also chairman of TIGA’s Education Committee and Chair of the Games Council at ScreenSkills. He joins his brother Jason, the other co-founder and CEO of Rebellion, who already has an OBE. “I am greatly honoured and very grateful to have been made an OBE in the Queen’s New Year’s Honours List,” said Chris Kingsley. “This honour represents a recognition of the achievements of Rebellion and perhaps more importantly, the entire UK video games development industry.”I look forward to driving forward Rebellion, TIGA and the wider UK video games industry in the months and years to come.”Celebrating employer excellence in the video games industry8th July 2021Submit your company Sign up for The Daily Update and get the best of GamesIndustry.biz in your inbox. Enter your email addressMore storiesAdopt Me developers unveil new studio, Uplift GamesTeam behind hit Roblox game has grown to over 40 employeesBy Danielle Partis 11 hours agoDeveloper wins against Grand Theft Auto DMCA takedownTake-Two loses claim to reversed-engineered source made by fansBy Danielle Partis 14 hours agoLatest comments Sign in to contributeEmail addressPasswordSign in Need an account? Register now.last_img