Games firm opens new studio in Birmingham

A computer games studio has unveiled a brand new office in Birmingham city centre.

NaturalMotion has opened a 6,000 sq ft base at 45 Church Street in newly refurbished offices capable of accommodating up to 50 staff.

Features include neurodivergent rooms, a recording booth and mixing room, game demo rooms, presentation spaces, gaming areas and screening rooms.

Founded in 2001, NaturalMotion is home to the teams behind the CSR Racing franchise and the upcoming Star Wars: Hunters game.

He first opened a studio in Birmingham in 2019 when he took up space at 55 Colmore Row. Birmingham-based designer Estilo Interiors led the renovation project.

NaturalMotion Senior Vice President Racing Julian Widdows said: “This innovative project covers over 6,000 square meters of the newly renovated building and includes state-of-the-art features.

“Estilo Interiors’ expertise has helped us create an environment that encourages creativity, diversity and excellence, aligning with our mission to connect the world through games.”