Raw Thrills, Inc. was founded in 2001 to develop the finest arcade video game entertainment. The studio is led by veteran game designer Eugene Jarvis, whose credits include classic titles such as Defender™, Robotron:2084™, and the Cruis’n™ series of adventure driving games. From its debut driving hit, The Fast and the Furious™, to its recent release Nitro Trucks™, the company strives to bring the player the ultimate arcade experience while delivering consistent reliability and value.
In 2006, Raw Thrills added the renowned game development studio Play Mechanix, Inc., forming a new world leader in arcade video games. Founded in 1995 by former Midway designer George Petro, the famed Play Mechanix design team created the Big Buck Hunter™ series.
Notable releases over the years include The Fast and the Furious Drift, Superbikes 2™, Guitar Hero Arcade™, Batman™, NERF Arcade, Aliens Armageddon™, Big Buck Hunter Pro™, Big Buck Safari™, Jurassic Park Arcade™, The Walking Dead™, Moto GP™, Space Invaders Frenzy™, Cruis’n Blast™, Injustice Arcade™, Big Buck HD Wild™, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles™, and Halo: Fireteam Raven™.