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Rebellion Co-Founders Honored with CBE in King's New Year Honours

By Xueyang
Jan. 4, 2024 updated 05:03

Rebellion Co-Founders Honored with CBE in King's New Year HonoursRebellion Co-Founders Honored with CBE in King's New Year Honours

Chris and Jason Kingsley, the co-founders of the renowned gaming studio Rebellion, have been awarded Commanders of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) in the King's New Year Honours list. The recognition celebrates their significant contributions to the UK's economy and the gaming industry.

Established in Oxford in 1992, Rebellion has grown from a gaming company into a multifaceted entertainment enterprise, delving into comics, books, board games, and film and TV productions. The studio is widely acclaimed for the "Sniper Elite" series, a flagship title that has received considerable praise, especially for its latest release in 2022.

CEO Jason Kingsley expressed his gratitude for the honor, acknowledging it as a reflection of Rebellion's success and the broader achievements of the UK games industry. He emphasized the industry's role as a leading form of entertainment media and expressed hope for further recognition of its leaders.

CTO Chris Kingsley shared similar sentiments, highlighting the award as a testament to the hard work and dedication at Rebellion and TIGA. He remarked on the studio's position at the forefront of the UK gaming industry and its continuous innovation in creating new worlds and experiences.

The Rebellion team celebrated the achievement on social media, heralding an exciting future under the leadership of the Kingsley brothers. Their CBE awards not only acknowledge individual achievements but also underscore the growing significance and impact of the gaming industry in the UK and worldwide.

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