The Chinese Room

Media, Film & TV
About The Chinese Room

The Chinese Room has established a reputation as one of the most creative and exciting studios in the UK. We’re proud to be internationally recognised as pioneers of storytelling with a flair for creating atmospheric, rich and imaginative games.

As a Sumo Digital studio, The Chinese Room is built on passion, on finding amazing people and letting them shine. It’s an exciting time to be part of Sumo, winners of the Develop: Star Awards 2019 Best Studio; big things are on the horizon. If this sounds like a place where you’d like to make games, then we’d love to hear from you.

We made our name with first-person games like Dear Esther, Amnesia: A Machine for Pigs, Everybody’s Gone to the Rapture and So Let Us Melt. The Chinese Room has built an international reputation for storytelling in games, winning a whole bunch of awards including three BAFTAs. Now we are part of the Sumo Digital family, we’re off having new adventures making exciting new games. We are very proud of having a supportive, friendly and inclusive studio culture – and we are always looking for people to join us.