Vivendi Games, formerly known as Vivendi Universal Games, was a Worldwide French developer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment. Vivendi Games was founded as Vivendi Universal Games after Vivendi bought Universal in the early 2000's. Before then Vivendi Games was known as Universal Interactive Studios. Vivendi Games was a 100% subsidiary of Vivendi SA. Headed by Bruce Hack, it was headquartered in Los Angeles, California and employs over 3,400 people at 4 separate development divisions.