Legacy Interactive

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Legacy Interactive
Basic Information
Company Type
Videogame developer and Videogame publisher
Foundation
1998
Product(s)
Murder, She Wrote
The Lost Cases of Sherlock Holmes 2
The Lost Cases of 221B Baker St.
House M.D.
Clueless
Mean Girls
Pretty in Pink
Pet Pals
Pet Pals: New Leash on Life
Emergency Room: Code Red
Emergency Room: Code Blue
Emergency Room: Real Life Rescues DS
911 Paramedic
Zoo Vet
Zoo Vet: Endangered Animals
Farm Vet
The Tuttles Madcap Adventures
Fever Frenzy
Brain Spa
The Lost Cases of Sherlock Holmes
The Lost Cases of 221B Baker Street
The Apprentice
The Apprentice Los Angeles
Law & Order Criminal Intent
Law & Order: Justice is Served
Bird Brain iPhone
Ghost Whisperer: Shadowlands
Criminal Minds
Industry
Videogames

Legacy Interactive is a provider of Internet media delivery software and game services based in Hollywood, California. The company was founded in 1998 by Ariella Lehrer.

Legacy Interactive has several lines of business including distribution of downloadable casual games, a game development studio, a social networking application for casual game players to share opinions and information about games, and a retail publishing network.

Games[edit | edit source]

Upcoming games[edit | edit source]

  • Criminal Minds for PC/Mac (release date: December 2010)
  • Ghost Whisperer: Shadowlands for PC/Mac (release date: March 2011)
  • Disaster Hero, in conjunction with The American College of Emergency Physicians. (release date: TBA) This program is supported by Cooperative Agreement Number 2008-GT-T8-K028, administered by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Interactive Web-based Game Training.

iPhone games[edit | edit source]

Television/Movie games[edit | edit source]

Casual games[edit | edit source]

Nintendo games[edit | edit source]

Medical games[edit | edit source]

Vet games[edit | edit source]

Educational Games Series[edit | edit source]

Legacy has created medical training products and simulations for textbook publishers such as Mosby, Prentice Hall, and Elsevier.

Hollywood Hits Series[edit | edit source]

"Hollywood Hits" refers to Legacy Interactive's recent series of games based on television programs and movies, and includes the titles Murder, She Wrote (2008), House (September 2010), Criminal Minds (TBA, 2010) and Ghost Whisperer (TBA, 2011).

RealLife Games Series[edit | edit source]

Real life games are simulations based on real or potentially real situations. Titles in this category include Emergency Room: Real Life Rescues, Emergency Room: Code Red, 911 Paramedic, Code Blue, Combat Medic, Pursuit of Justice and Moon Tycoon.

Portal[edit | edit source]

Legacy Interactive has a web portal called Legacy Games, where users may download and try games for free before buying them.

Publishing[edit | edit source]

Legacy Interactive currently has exclusive digital publishing and distribution agreements with a number of third party software and game developers, most recently distributing titles such as Immortal Lovers, Max and the Magic Marker, 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, Jack Keane, Dracula 2 - The Last Sanctuary, Ankh: Reverse the Curse, Ankh 2: Heart of Osiris, Ankh 3: Battle of the Gods, Ankh: The Lost Treasures, Wolfgang Hohlbein's The Inquisitor, Murder in the Abbey, Memento Mori, and A Vampyre Story.

Awards[edit | edit source]

Zoo Vet

  • Parents’ Choice Approved Award Winner
  • National Parenting Center’s Seal of Approval
  • Horizon Interactive Best of Category – Video Game
  • Children’s Software Revue All Star Award Winner
  • Recipient of the iParenting Media Award
  • Dr. Toy’s 100 Best Children’s Products Award

Pet Pals: Animal Doctor

  • Editor’s Choice Award of Excellence from the Children’s Technology Review
  • Parents’ Choice Silver Award Winner

Pet Pals: New Leash on Life

  • Mom's Choice Award - 2010, Awarding Excellence
  • Parents’ Choice 2009 Gold Award Winner
  • Dr. Toy's 2009 Vacation Winner - Children's Product

The Tuttles Madcap Misadventures

  • Game Tunnel 2007 Kid’s Game of the Year – Innovation
  • 2008 Parents’ Choice Silver Award Winner
  • Recipient of the iParenting Media Award

Zoo Vet Endangered Animals

  • 2008 Parents’ Choice Gold Award Winner
  • Editor’s Choice Award of Excellence from the Children’s Technology Review
  • Recipient of the iParenting Media Award

Farm Vet

  • Recipient of the iParenting Media Award

RealLife GAMES Awards

  • 2009 Parents' Choice Approved Award winner
  • 2009 Parents' Choice Gold Award winner
  • 4 time Recipient of the iParenting Media Award
  • Parents' Choice Approved Award Winner
  • National Parenting Center's Seal of Approval
  • Horizon Interactive Best of Category: Video Game
  • Children's Software Revue All Star Award Winner
  • Dr. Toy's 100 Best Children's Products Award
  • Editor's Choice Award of Excellence from the Children's Technology Review
  • Parents' Choice Silver Award Winner
  • 2008 Parents' Choice Gold Award Winner
  • 2007 Children's Technology Review Editor's Choice Award

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