GamesRadar - Heroes in games can survive just about any attack and come back stronger than ever, but the companies that create games rarely have that same resilience. The last half of the decade in particular have seen multiple industry giants cease to exist, including former heavyweights like Midway, Clover, and Factor 5. But not every once-prominent name stays buried forever--some press start and continue on with a new lease on corporate life.
Here are seven marquee developers and publishers that were dormant for years, only to return when many gamers had already forgotten them. Of course, just because the names are famous doesn’t mean things are business as usual when well known entities like Atari or SNK are reborn. Read on to see the transformative comebacks of some of the most recognizable names in history, starting with the most recent one.