Founded in 2011, Yippee! Entertainment is a multi-award winning software developer and digital publisher based in the heart of MediaCityUK
"Yippee!" - An emotion of joy embodied in our products and company ethos to ensure we deliver treasured entertainment experiences.
Our focus is developing mass-market intellectual properties and Work for Hire client based products across all technology platforms. Services include:
- Intellectual Property & Brand Creation
- Work For Hire Projects:
- Video Games (PC, Mobile, Web & Console, AR/VR)
- Marketing Apps
- Cutting Edge Technology Projects
- Digital Publishing
- Video Games Tax Relief
- R&D Tax Credits
- Development Sourcing & Project Management
Clients and Partners
4.5 Star Rating average
7+ Million players
100's of number one positions worldwide
100's of store features worldwide
100's of reasons to get in touch!
The Management Team
Ian Hetherington has been instrumental in the start up of many of the defining businesses in entertainment technology, guiding them to critical and commercial success. In 1985 he founded iconic games company Psygnosis which in 1991 published Lemmings. 2 years later, having sold to Sony, Ian was appointed managing director of SCEE, the ‘Playstation Company. This period saw him commissioning the production of numerous independent software products, helping to establish some of the world’s most valuable development companies all of whom were eventually acquired by world-leading names in the entertainment field.
Ian has consistently continued to play a key role in pioneering video games and technology and he brings his considerable experience to bear in ensuring that our company goals are met.
Mike has 31 years industry experience covering a wide spectrum of roles from programming in the early 80's through to Executive roles at multinational organisations.
Mike is responsible for company operations, business development and oversees production.
Chief Technical Officer
Ste is the backbone of our programming team with 30 years’ programming experience on more than 50 titles. Steve is the architect for our award winning multi-platform technology and heads up our programming team.