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Crains Detroit Business Interviews Stardock

Published on Tuesday, March 26, 2024 By redskittlesonly In Stardock Entertainment Announcements

'We're the most famous company you've never heard of': A conversation with Michigan's oldest video game developer

By Anna Fifelski

Brad Wardell, 52, founded Stardock Corp. in 1991 as an undergraduate student at Western Michigan University. Decades later, it is the largest software and video game development company in Michigan. Later this year, Stardock will release the fourth version of its simulation game, The Political Machine, as well as an expansion for Galactic Civilizations IV and additional downloadable content. The company has over 30 games on the market as of 2024 and, due to its success, has owned its own building in Plymouth since 2006 after moving out of a leased space.... read the entire article here.