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The Research Centaur helps independent studios realize their game development dreams.

We offer user experience & quality assurance (UX+QA) services for original games.

What makes us special? We’re…

Focused on Unique, Innovative Games from Independent Studios
Our services are built for independent games. 

We’ve worked with great developers on great projects:

… and more!

Our testers have an average of 6.5 years experience, and we take on a limited number of clients each year to ensure the best possible service.

The Next Best Thing to an Internal Team
We’re available to chat with our clients via phone, IM, email, or whichever chat client your team prefers.  Get the benefit of an internal team with the flexibility of an external one.

We provide technical services like compliance, automated testing, and Quality of Service checks, have high bug writing standards, and are able to screencap and video capture issues we find.

Working On Popular Platforms
We support consoles like the PlayStation®4, Vita, and Xbox One, as well as PC/Steam and iOS devices.
Flexible, Custom & Full Service
Unlimited development team members and log-ins — use our bug tracking and secure file transfer system, or yours. We build a custom test plan and package for each client.

Ready to work together?