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Quick facts
  • Year established:
    2004
  • Website:
    http://www.rocksteadyltd.com
  • Contact
    • Rocksteady Studios Ltd, Unit 800, Highgate Studios, 53-79 Highgate Road, London, United Kingdom, NW5 1TL

About Rocksteady Studios

Rocksteady Studios make video games and are widely recognised for their Batman Arkham trilogy. Their games have sold over 50 million copies worldwide.

Rocksteady is unique amongst other game developers for many reasons, besides making amazing games. Rocksteady started as a small independent studio and published their first game in 2006. They have since grown and taken on a DC brand in the form of the Batman Arkham games, and created three blockbuster titles that have a huge fan base and following.

The organisation are aiming to continue their success with some great work which fans are eagerly anticipating. In order to create these amazing games they need to work with exceptional and talented people, so in order to attract and retain these employees, they must also understand what motivates and incentivises them.

Rocksteady have a great range of studio benefits including 25 days holiday and 2 days for charity work. They have a flexitime system which means you can start as early as 8am and leave at 4:30pm, or if you are not an early bird, you can come in as late as 10:30am and leave at 7pm.

The studio has a masseuse who comes in twice a week. They offer yoga every lunch hour with a qualified instructor. They will also pay £22 a month towards a gym membership.

Rocksteady are proud of their team and will regularly fly people to global games conferences to showcase their world-class talent. Rocksteady is one of the highest regarded games studio in the world and they pride themselves in taking care of their staff and hiring exceptional people.


What is it like to work for Rocksteady Studios

Giving Something Back
Giving Something Back
Rocksteady cut all plastic from their free drinks fridge, and get milk from a locally sourced dairy that uses glass bottles that get delivered and reused each week. 
My Company
My Company
Before people join Rocksteady, they send them to a new joiner website that has loads of information about the studio, including what to do in and around the area, the studio benefits, an org chart, and an up to date list of people they can expect to meet on their first day. 
Fair Deal
Fair Deal
Rocksteady have a company milestone every six weeks, so on the Friday of that week their studio Director cooks everyone breakfast. They then all eat together in the kitchen and take some time out of the day to chat to other people. 

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Benefits:

  • Gym
    Gym

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  • Health Insurance
    Health Insurance

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  • Pensions
    Pensions

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  • Maternity
    Maternity

    At least 10 weeks’ full pay or generous alternative

  • Profit Related Payment
    Profit Related Payment

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Company Statistics

  • UK sites:

    1

  • Staff Turnover:

    12%

  • Staff:

    219

  • Average Age:

    34

  • Earning £35,000+:

    82%

  • Male : Female:

    90% / 10%

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