Novagen Software Ltd (commonly referred to as Novagen) was a British software developer which released a number of computer games on a variety of platforms from the mid 1980s to the early 1990s.
The company was set up by Paul Woakes and Bruce Jordan and employed approximately 18 people. In addition to running Novagen, Paul Woakes also developed and programmed the vast majority of the company's products.
Novagen is most famous for the Mercenary-series, containing the three games: Mercenary: Escape from Targ (1985), Mercenary II: Damocles (1990), Mercenary III: The Dion Crisis (1991).
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