Sledgehammer Games is a video game developer company located in the San Francisco Bay Area, California. Sledgehammer Games is one of the primary studios working on the Call of Duty franchise. Sledgehammer Games was founded during summer 2009 by Glen Schofield and Michael Condrey and acquired by Activision the same year.Is Sledgehammer Games still in business with Activision?
On April 21, 2017, Sledgehammer Games and Activision announced their next Call of Duty game, titled Call of Duty: WWII. It was released on November 3, 2017. In February 2018, Glen Schofield and Michael Condrey left Sledgehammer Games but still working with Activision.Who is the director of the Sledgehammer video?
The "Sledgehammer" video was commissioned by Tessa Watts at Virgin Records, directed by Stephen R. Johnson and produced by Adam Whittaker. Aardman Animations and the Brothers Quay provided claymation, pixilation, and stop motion animation that gave life to images in the song.What genre is the song Sledgehammer?
"Sledgehammer" has been described as dance-rock, blue-eyed soul, and funk. The song was influenced by 1960s soul music, in particular that made by Memphis label Stax. The distinctive horn track was provided by a horn section led by Wayne Jackson of the Memphis Horns, Stax's house musicians.