was the largest role-playing games
publisher in the United Kingdom
. Hogshead was established by James Wallis in the 1990s to publish his own satirical role-playing game FRUP which was never published. It closed in December 2002 because as James put it "However we are bored, creatively frustrated, and increasingly despondent about the future of the specialist games industry." Of the games they sold the Warhammer Fantasy Roleplaying
line returning to Games Workshop
and Nobilis was taken up by Guardians of Order.