LucasArts

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LucasArts Entertainment Company, LLC
TypeLimited liability company Subsidiary
IndustryInteractive entertainment
When it was createdMay 1982 (1982-05)
People who started itGeorge Lucas
HeadquartersLetterman Digital Arts Center
San Francisco, California, United States
Area servedWorldwide
Things madeList of LucasArts games
EmployeesLess than 10[1]
ParentLucasfilm
(The Walt Disney Company)
Websitelucasfilm.com/games


LucasArts Entertainment Company, LLC[2] is an American video game publisher[3] and licensor Until 2013, it was also a video game developer.

History[change | change source]

The company was founded in May 1982 as the video game development group of Lucasfilm Limited, the film production company of George Lucas.

Acquisition by Disney[change | change source]

On October 30, 2012, LucasArts was acquired by The Walt Disney Company through the acquisition of its parent company Lucasfilm in a deal for $4.05 billion.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Disney to Shut LucasArts Videogame Unit". The Wall Street Journal. 2013-04-03. Retrieved 2013-04-18.
  2. LucasArts (June 20, 2000). "LucasArts Entertainment Company Names New Director Of Business Affairs". Press release. http://www.lucasarts.com/company/release/news20000620.html. Retrieved 2009-08-30. 
  3. "Tiny Death Star Available For Android". The International House of Mojo. 2013-10-11. Retrieved 2013-10-12.