Who we are
Get to know Retro
We’ve brought our quality and unique style to the Metroid™, Donkey Kong™, and Mario Kart™ franchises.
Founded in 1998
Retro Studios has been producing award-winning titles with its partner and parent company, Nintendo, for over two decades.
A Local and Global Family
Being a Retro employee means everything from team breakfasts and picnics to collaborating with our Japanese partners, often all at once!
Based in Austin, Texas
Set in the heart of central Texas, Austin has something for everyone: amazing live music, the majestic Hill Country, and a wide variety of cuisine and culture.
Powered by Teamwork
History has shown us that we can accomplish great things together. Everyone brings their strengths, creativity, and respect to the team and to our work.
What we create
We’ve had the privilege of working on great franchises.
Check out the games we’ve made…
More to come!