Strange Company`s Director, Hugh Hancock, died in 2018. Strange Company is no longer a registered Company. This site is part of his body of work, and as such it is hosted and maintained by a group of volunteers and as an archive of his work. A comprehensive list of the works being archived can be found here. If you have any problems with the site, please report them using this form.

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Hugh Hancock and Gordon McDonald launched on the 4th of January, 2000. It received over 100,000 page views within a week, and kept growing from there. showcased over a million words of articles and hundreds of Machinima films during Hugh’s time as Editor-In-Chief.

Strange Company sold to LA-based Machinima Inc in 2005, and we are no longer involved with day-to-day operations of the site. However, we’re still very proud of what we achieved.