Company Overview

HotGen Ltd is a videogame development and interactive toy design studio with a twelve year history in the toy and game industry. HotGen’s founding members each have over twenty years of experience in the industry, and the company has its roots in pioneering British games companies, including Probe Entertainment and Acclaim Studios London.

Interactive toys

Working in association with clients such as Jakks Pacific, Namco and Disney, HotGen has created over 50 interactive entertainment products. HotGen has worked with Jakks Pacific to create their award-winning range of Plug ‘n’ Play products in a partnership spanning over ten years.

Mobile titles

Since entering the mobile market in 2011, HotGen has released five titles across a range of mobile platforms, including iOS, Android and Amazon Fire Phone. Our most successful franchise on mobile, To-Fu, has over 5 million downloads to date on iOS. In 2014, To-Fu saw its third instalment debut exclusively as a launch title on Fire Phone. HotGen worked in close partnership with Amazon to build the game around the Fire Phone’s unique face-tracking camera, Dynamic Perspective.


We are able to deliver content to the following platforms:

  • iOS & iPad
  • Nintendo DS
  • RIM Playbook
  • Android
  • Nook
  • Facebook
  • TvGaming systems & Interactive Toys

Middleware experience

  • Marmalade
  • Unity


  • Amazon
  • Disney
  • Nickelodeon
  • Namco
  • Lucas Arts
  • Marvel
  • Bandai
  • Jakks Pacific
  • Warner
  • EA
  • Tecmo
  • Capcom
  • Activision

Jobs and Careers

We’re always looking for talented individuals to join us. So if you are interested in a position at our offices in Croydon (UK) or a Freelance contract, please feel free to get in touch.

Please keep checking our site to see if any positions become available.

  • Art / Design
  • Programming
  • Management
  • QA
We are always open to discuss new business opportunities. Please feel free to contact us on +44 (0)208 603 0555