CRL Group

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CRL Group PLC
Basic Information
Business Type
Private
Foundation
Kings Yard, London
Founder
[[Clem Chambers]]
Product(s)
[[Tau Ceti]] and [[Academy]]
Industry
Video games

CRL Group plc is a defunct British video game development and publishing company. Originally CRL stood for "Computer Rentals Ltd.". It was based in King's Yard, London and run by Clem Chambers and Ian Ellery.[1]

They released a number of notable adventure games based on horror stories, such as Dracula, Jack the Ripper and Frankenstein. Dracula and Frankenstein were awarded "15" certificates by the British Board of Film Censors for their graphics depicting bloody scenes, while Jack the Ripper and Wolfman gained "18" certificates.

CRL-published games that achieved critical success include Tau Ceti and Academy.

References[edit | edit source]

  1. "From cavemen to rocky horrors". Amstrad Action (19): 30. August 1985.  at World of Spectrum


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