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Deadline was working on three games before bankruptcy

Deadline Games was working on three games when it declared bankruptcy in May, according to director Søren Lund. Two were downloadable titles for consoles set to launch this summer, and the other was an original IP. Lund wouldn’t talk too much regarding the unannounced title, due to the backlash he received while courting publishes for […]

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Deadline Games headlines

  • Watchmen dev Deadline goes bust

    Boomtown’s reporting that Watchmen dev Deadline has filed for bankruptcy. The Danish firm’s issued a statement saying it’s no longer able to fulfil its financial obligations. More through there.

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  • Rumour: Deadline Games may be aptly named

    This Digital Battle post is claiming Deadline Games may be facing bankruptcy. The developer put Faith and a .45 on hold to work on Watchmen, but is apparently desperately seeking a new project, one it didn’t find at GDC. No idea how solid this is. Thanks, Joystiq.

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  • Faith and a .45 development grinds to a halt

    Deadline’s confirmed that Faith and a .45 development has come to a screeching halt. Cessation of work on the game was rumored last week. Blame it on the upcoming Watchmen: The End is Nigh, slated for a March 6 release along with the film, according to developer boss CEO Chris Mottes. “During the past year our […]

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  • Faith and a .45 on hold due to lack of publisher

    According to this PS3Attitude report, shooter Faith and a .45 has been put on hold thanks to a lack of publisher. The game was shown around this time last year with a view to securing a deal at GDC 08. Total Overdose outfit Deadline Games is responsible for it. Watch the video after the link. […]

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  • Watchmen is prequel, has two playable characters

    According to this 1UP preview, the now-announced episodic Watchmen game is a prequel story that contains two playable characters, Rorschach and Nite Owl. From the piece: Watchmen (the game) dials back the years to when the game’s dual playable characters, Rorschach and Nite Owl, are younger, trimmer, more physically fit versions of their older graphic-novel […]

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  • Watchmen to get episodic game

    According to this Variety report, Warner Bros is to make an episodic game based on the Watchmen comic. The title will be released in “at least” two episodes, with the first releasing next March alongside the Watchmen movie launch and the second hitting with the DVD later in 2009. It’s being made by Deadline Games […]

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  • Faith and a .45 teaser gets gun-ho

    This looks cool. Developer by Total Overdose outfit Deadline Games, Faith and a .45 is a co-op-heavy affair based on characters Luke and Ruby, set against a backdrop of America’s Great Depression. Have a gander. No release date for it yet, but it’ll be playable at GDC at the end of this month for “selected […]

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