Part of Foundation 9 Entertainment, the largest independent game developer in North America, Pipeworks Software, Inc. began life as an independent studio with senior artists, designers, and programmers from such titles as Tribes, Pro Pilot, Populous, Aces, 3D Ultra, Front Page Sports, and Coaster. Pipeworks is a key developer of software and technology for current generation consoles. Based in Eugene, Oregon, the studio is known for its underlying technologies, which give game developers the tools to create game content. Pipeworks develops games for platforms including the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Portable, Nintendo Wii and the PC. Some of their released titles include Charm Girls Club: Pajama Party for the Nintendo Wii; and Monopoly for the PlayStation Portable. Deadliest Warrior: The Game for the X360 and PS3 is one of its most recent creations, as well as other unannounced projects.
Around 2016 Pipeworks Software either changed their name or published under the Pipeworks Studio subsidiary.