Aug 12, 2016

SHG HammerWeek 7th Anniversary Studio Outing

Greetings from your friendly Bay Area Dev Studio! We recently took a trip up to Alamo Drafthouse in San Francisco to watch an early screening of Suicide Squad in a private theater reserved for our team. Team outings are always a great opportunity for everyone to take a step back from their work for a moment, share with others outside their department, and visit nearby San Francisco. Out of the many conversations happening before the movie started and in the bar afterwards, one thing was abundant...

Jul 19, 2016


#HammerWeek 2016 and our 7th Studio Birthday Celebration starts on Sunday, July 24th. 

Jul 28, 2014

5-Year Anniversary “Supply Drops” for our Dev Team #HammerWeek

Five incredible years. It’s been a remarkable journey filled with some amazing accomplishments. From the founding of a new Bay Area Call of Duty development studio, to shipping 2011’s Action Game of the Year, MW3, and the three year focus on delivering a new era of Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare. We couldn’t be more humbled by the achievements of everyone here in the studio. As we celebrate our 5th anniversary as a studio with #HammerWeek, we wanted to mark the milestone with a special package f...

Jul 21, 2014

Please Join Us and Celebrate #HammerWeek, our 5th Anniversary Celebration

This week marks a huge milestone in the history of Sledgehammer Games. Today, we celebrate our 5-year anniversary as an independent development studio with our publishing partner Activision. From the beginning, we’ve set out to create a unique studio founded on the values of hard work, transparency, and a culture that empowers developers to do the best work of their careers. From day one, we set a singular goal - to achieve excellence in everything we do. We’ve had the chance to build our team f...

Jul 30, 2013

Sledgehammer Games Celebrates Its Fourth Birthday

Four years ago, Glen Schofield and Michael Condrey set out to build a world-class Bay Area development studio with a singular goal: Achieve Excellence. If you fast forward to today, they sit with an assembly of 150 premier developers, look out at a studio that's doubled in size since 2009, have Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 under their belts, and both consider this just the start of something bigger. Glen and Michael kicked our anniversary festivities off by honoring the team's past accomplishm...

Jul 22, 2012


Sledgehammer Games celebrates our third birthday! From our humble beginning in 2009, to the incredible journey developing 2011's Action Game of the Year with Call of Duty MW3, we thank our supporters and fans for three amazing years as a studio. There's definitely no better way to celebrate the amazing time we've had so far than spending a day as a team riding rollercoasters and enjoying the beautiful California weather. Check out the photos below for a little taste of the action. If you're inte...