Tag Archives: free radical
Mon, May 06, 2013 | 03:10 BST
Wed, Jan 23, 2013 | 18:17 GMT
Born from GoldenEye 64 developer Rare, Free Radical Design’s story is a long and complicated one. VG247′s Dave Cook speaks with co-founder Steve Ellis to set records straight.
Tue, Dec 04, 2012 | 11:02 GMT
Star Wars: Battlefront 3 was a mediocre game that was around 75% complete when it was binned, an anonymous ex-LucasArts employee has revealed, stating that the game was canned as developer Free Radical “Continually missed dates and deliveries.” The statement follows claims from Free Radical co-founder Steve Ellis that the game was 99% complete and was binned for financial reasons. Get both sides of the story below.
Sat, Dec 01, 2012 | 13:57 GMT
Tue, Nov 27, 2012 | 11:07 GMT
Wed, Nov 14, 2012 | 08:16 GMT
Crytek president Cevat Yerli has outlined what it would take to make him push a Timesplitters re-release or sequel.
Tue, Oct 02, 2012 | 17:39 BST
Timesplitters 2 HD was once planned for release on XBL Arcade, and Killer Instinct HD was also in consideration, according to Free Radical.
Tue, Jun 19, 2012 | 03:46 BST
Following on from Crytek boss Cevat Yerli’s comments to press and Twitter followers about the uncertainty of demand for a new Timesplitters game, fans have launched a Facebook campaign to gather 100,000 demandees. That Yerli himself asked for a demonstration lends some hope that this effort won’t go the way of Operation Rainfall. The Timesplitters series ran to three core releases, and was the product of Free Radical, now Crytek UK.
Tue, Jun 12, 2012 | 07:46 BST
Crytek is not working on Timeplsitters 4 because it just wouldn’t work, CEO Cevat Yerli has said.
Sat, Apr 06, 2013 | 16:41 BST
Free Radical co-founder David Doak has told Eurogamer Star Wars: Battlefront 3 may not have been complete when it was cancelled by, but it was “very far from a car crash and had interesting ideas.”
Thu, May 03, 2012 | 04:58 BST
Free Radical co-founder Steve Ellis feels there’s no room in the shooter market for anything but Battlefield and Call of Duty.
Fri, Apr 27, 2012 | 14:20 BST
Crytek UK has said TimeSplitters 4 is not in development, nixing fresh rumors from earlier in the week.
Thu, Apr 26, 2012 | 11:56 BST
Before it entered into administration and was subsequently bought by Crytek, Free Radical was offered the chance to make a second Goldeneye game with Activision, studio co-founder Steve Ellis has said.
Wed, Apr 25, 2012 | 18:44 BST
Ex-Free Radical and Rare designers have formed a new iOS studio called Crash Lab. Consisting of Free Radical Design’s Steve Ellis and Rare’s Martin Wakeley and Lee Musgrave, the studio was formed in November and three iOS games are currently in the works. Twist Pilot and Flying Rocket Defence are two of the titles. The UK firm also announced it has formed “partnerships with a diverse range of companies.” Thanks, Gamasutra.
Wed, Apr 25, 2012 | 14:35 BST
OXM UK sources have said its seen TimeSplitters 4, claiming it’d be also “likely” to see the old games too in some form.
Wed, Apr 04, 2012 | 10:39 BST
Someone’s posted up a fresh video of gameplay from Free Radical’s Star Wars: Battlefront III. It’s shot off-screen from a 2008 build. Free Radical went bust over Christmas 2008 and was eventually picked up by Crytek.
Watch it below.
Wed, Jun 22, 2011 | 08:28 BST
Crytek UK head Karl Hilton has said that a Second Sight sequel was not made due to the lack of interest with the first game.
Tue, Jun 14, 2011 | 19:18 BST
A report has surfaced stating that the successor to Xbox 360 will be shown at E3 next year with Timesplitters 4 as one of its launch titles.
Fri, Jan 28, 2011 | 16:02 GMT
Wed, Nov 03, 2010 | 14:47 GMT
Remember Haze? That shooter from Free Radical, published by Ubisoft and was a PS3 exclusive? Didn’t go down too well? Its developer wants you to remember it. A lot more “gently”.