Cologne-based Sunlight Games was founded in 2008 and transformed into a GmbH in May 2013. Sunlight Games consists of a team of experienced game designers led by development veteran Marco Sowa-Israel.
Marco Sowa-Israel has worked on over 90 titles for PC, Mac, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Android, iOS and Xbox One. Among these are classics such as "Survival" (PC), "Game Tycoon" (PC), "The Ship" (PC), "Ankh" (PC, Nintendo DS), "Criminal Intent" (PC), "Bibi Blocksberg Besenrennen" (Nintendo Wii), "Das magische Labyrinth" (Nintendo DS), two "Wickie" games (Nintendo DS), "Deluxe Track&Field" (Mobile), "Gold Rush! Anniversary" (PC, Mac, Linux, Mobile), "One Hundred Ways" (PC, Mac, Linux, Mobile), "Game Tycoon 2" (PC, Mac, Linux, Mobile) and "Gold Rush! 2" (PC, Mac, Linux, Mobile). From the game "One Hundred Ways", there was be developed also a port to the Xbox One. In 2010, two games which was produced by Marco Sowa-Israel, won the GIGA-Maus, a respected German award that honors especially well-made games for children: "Bibi Blocksberg Besenrennen" and "Das magische Labyrinth".
In our developments we invest all of our skill, our know-how and our creativity into each and every title they are working on. Input from the player community is equally important: ideas and suggestions of the fans of Sunlight Games' titles find their way into new games on a regular basis.
Sunlight Games creates games for PC, Mac, consoles and mobile.
In 2018 Sunlight Games has moved into office rooms in the Rechtsrheinisches Technologie- und Gründerzentrum GmbH.
In 2019 the logo got a redesign.
From 2019 until 2023 Sunlight Games was member in game – The German Games Industry Association (game).