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Game company names that could mean something else: Reader entries

But one thing I love about you lot is that however silly we tend to be, you can usually go one better. So when I asked for your suggestions for more, I got a torrent of abstract comedy gold. So I've made some of them into entries for another feature. Which you have now already been reading for nearly two paragraphs. So go on, read the rest.

Ubisoft

Suggested by Bluscorp

In real life: Publisher and dev of Prince of Persia and Splinter Cell

But could also be: A fabric softener

Bizarre Creations

Suggested by Joshin69

In real life: Creator of Geometry Wars and Project Gotham Racing

But could also be: A gene-splicing labrun bymad scientists (and as Bluscorp pointed out, this applies to Bullfrog too, hence the pic)

Tiburon Entertainment

Suggested by russman

In real life: A Florida studio, now owned by EA and responsible for Madden

But could also be: A party organiser for Spanish sharks

Media Molecule

Suggested by KnightDehumidifier

In real life: The developer of LittleBigPlanet

But could also be: The developer of sub-atomic news and entertainment delivery

Neversoft

Suggested by NoobBuster

In real life: Creators of the Tony Hawk's series

But could also be: A Viagra manufacturer

Long-time GR+ writer Dave has been gaming with immense dedication ever since he failed dismally at some '80s arcade racer on a childhood day at the seaside (due to being too small to reach the controls without help). These days he's an enigmatic blend of beard-stroking narrative discussion and hard-hitting Psycho Crushers.