Codemasters is a UK based developer and publisher of video games. It's headquarters are located on a 140 acre site in a beautiful rural location near Leamington Spa. Codemasters was established in 1986 by two brothers, David and Richard Darling, and has grown steadily to become one of Europe's leading games companies. During the 8-bit era, it produced countless classics such as the Dizzy series and BMX simulator. More recently, they've had console and PC success with titles including Micro Machines, Collin McRae Rally, TOCA, and Micro Maniacs. Codemasters is continuing to expand. It currently employs over 380 personnel, and although still primarily based in the UK, now has offices in the USA, France, Germany, Spain and Holland.