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Mercenaries 3 video shows off the “wow”

A video of Mercenaries 3 has appeared online, nearly a year since the series’s developer, Pandemic, was closed down.

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Pandemic headlines

  • EA compensating APB buyers with free game

    Had APB? Disgruntled? Step up and get your game from EA! That is if you bought the game digitally.

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  • The Saboteur gets live action shorts, dead Nazis, sexy fun-time

    EA’s put out a couple of live action shorts to promote The Saboteur. Watch them both after the break. The first one features Nazis running up stairs and getting shot. The second one has a building blowing up and Shaun getting busy with some woman. WWII Paris never new what hit it. The game’s out […]

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  • Riccitiello says location and move towards digital led to Pandemic closure

    EA’s John Riccitiello has told Kotaku that the closure of Pandemic, along with the dismissal of 200 employees, was the direct result of the company’s move towards digital and the Pandemic’s “bloody expensive” California location. Apparently, it costs “two to three times more” to employ people in California as it does in any other region […]

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  • What The Saboteur looks like after nude DLC's applied

    Destructoid’s posted a movie of women dancing in The Saboteur with their tits out. The tassles have been taken off the nipples, as per the game’s day one DLC. This should keep you in wanks for ages, right boys? Check out those polygons. The game’s out today. Watch the first 15 minutes of it here. […]

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  • The Saboteur - watch the first 15 minutes

    Here we are, then. After the break you’ll find the first 15 minutes of the PS3 version of The Saboteur. It features Nazis hitting a woman on the street; Nazis accosting a woman in a brothel; a man saying, “Fucking Nazis everywhere” in a comedy French accent; strippers dancing for Nazis; Nazis, Nazis, Nazis. And […]

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  • The Saboteur has a "feckin' hard" setting

    We’re just coding up the first quarter of an hour of The Saboteur, but while you’re waiting we want you to know that Pandemic’s swansong it’s “hard”. It’s “feckin’ hard”. Or at least it can be if you want it to be. It has four difficulty settings, going up to Irish strength. Sean Devlin, the […]

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  • The Saboteur reviews round-up

    Reviews for The Saboteur are starting to go live, now that the embargo has lifted. It hits Europe tomorrow, and the official release date for the US is December 8. We’ll update this post accordingly as more trickle in. IGN – 8.2/10 NowGamer – 7/10 Eurogamer Portugal – 8/10 OXM UK – 6/10 VideoGamer – […]

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  • The Saboteur PS3 has a 7-minute install

    The PS3 version of The Saboteur has a mandatory install of approximately seven minutes. We know because we’re about to grab the opening sections of the game for you. Except we can’t yet. Because it’s doing its transferring files shizzle. The Pandemic WWII adventure’s out tomorrow. We’ll have some nice footage up for you in […]

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  • First Saboteur review is an 8.2 from IGN

    IGN AU’s gone live with the world’s first review for EA’s The Saboteur, giving the Parisian WWII actioner 8.2/10. “While it’s a little rough around the edges we enjoyed this game more than we thought we would,” said the site. “It’s far from perfect, but it’s great to see Pandemic going out with a bang.” […]

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  • The Saboteur's Sean to enjoy "great character growth, great story arc"

    The Saboteur’s Sean Devlin is a “human” protagonist that’ll see real progression as a character throughout the Parisian WWII game when it’s released later this week, Pandemic’s Jim Ferri said at a recent French press event. “We felt that our character should be relatable,” Ferri told Xboxygen in a video you can see after the […]

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  • EA confirms Mercenaries title, Mercs Inc from Pandemic

    Pandemic has announced that a new game in the Mercenaries franchise is in its early stages of development at EALA. Called ‘Mercs Inc’ for the time being, it’s the first Pandemic game to be developed by the studio at its new home in Playa Vista. “We are very excited to announce a new installment in […]

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  • It's "business as usual" for BioWare following EA lay-off announcement

    It’s been a rough couple of weeks for EA. First came the announcement that the publisher plans to bolster the unemployment line’s numbers by 1,500, and today, Pandemic joined the list of casualties. So, Industry Gamers wondered, how’s BioWare faring? Pretty well, as it turns out. Though the normally verbose developer didn’t exactly give us […]

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  • Pandemic to shut down according to internal EA Memo [UPDATE]

    Update: According to the same internal memo acquired by Gamasutra, EA plans a “re-invention of the Medal of Honor franchise with a new design that is simply stunning” along with Might and Magic creator Jon Van Caneghem leading “the Command and Conquer brand with a new digital model that is going to re-ignite the fan […]

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  • Rumor: EA to announce closure of Pandemic today

    There’s a bit of a depressing rumor floating about today, which states that EA plans to announce the closure of Pandemic later today. Sources close to Kotaku stated that almost all of the 200 staffers at the LA studio will be laid-off and the rest sent to other teams within EA. It was also revealed […]

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  • The Saboteur sandbox gameplay shown in dev commentary vids

    GT’s posted up a couple of HD movies of The Saboteur’s lead designer, Tom French, showing off sandbox gameplay in the Pandemix adventure, and very good it looks too. Here’s the first, here’s the second. The game’s set in WWII Paris, casting the player as a race driver turned Resistance ally with access to perks, […]

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  • The Saboteur is suddenly 7-8 hours longer

    Looks as though Pandemic’s been drafting some extra content into The Saboteur’s fight this Christmas: if comments by lead designer Tom French at EA’s winter showcase in London last week are to be believed, the WWII adventure has grown by up to eight hours since the summer. “The main story of the game we’re seeing […]

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  • Rumor: EA cut backs have affected at least six publishing arms

    Rumor has it that the 1500 jobs and the dozen or so in-development games that were cut at EA affected studios Pandemic, Maxis and almost the entire Command & Conquer team. According to a source close to Kotaku, the team working on Command & Conquer 4: Tiberian Twilight was notified today that once the game […]

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  • The Saboteur developer diary talks seeing Paris, France, Nazi underpants

    OK maybe not underpants. Anyway, a new developer diary was posted on the US PS Blog this week for The Saboteur. In it, lead designer Tom French chats about how the team brought Paris to light amidst the crushing occupation of the Nazis. French explains how the lack of color in the city represents the […]

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  • New Saboteur shots and video say "Christmas game"

    CVG’s running some new screens and video from Pandemic’s Saboteur. It’s all looking intriguing. The Parisian WWII Resistance title’s out just before Christmas for PC, 360 and PS3, and is looking as though it’ll do nicely for a Holiday Game, thank you very much. Hit the link to see why.

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Pandemic Latest

  • Mercenaries 3 video shows off the “wow”

    A video of Mercenaries 3 has appeared online, nearly a year since the series’s developer, Pandemic, was closed down.

  • EA compensating APB buyers with free game

    Had APB? Disgruntled? Step up and get your game from EA! That is if you bought the game digitally.

  • The Saboteur gets live action shorts, dead Nazis, sexy fun-time

    EA’s put out a couple of live action shorts to promote The Saboteur. Watch them both after the break. The first one features Nazis running up stairs and getting shot. The second one has a building blowing up and Shaun getting busy with some woman. WWII Paris never new what hit it. The game’s out […]

  • Riccitiello says location and move towards digital led to Pandemic closure

    EA’s John Riccitiello has told Kotaku that the closure of Pandemic, along with the dismissal of 200 employees, was the direct result of the company’s move towards digital and the Pandemic’s “bloody expensive” California location. Apparently, it costs “two to three times more” to employ people in California as it does in any other region […]

  • What The Saboteur looks like after nude DLC’s applied

    Destructoid’s posted a movie of women dancing in The Saboteur with their tits out. The tassles have been taken off the nipples, as per the game’s day one DLC. This should keep you in wanks for ages, right boys? Check out those polygons. The game’s out today. Watch the first 15 minutes of it here. […]

  • The Saboteur – watch the first 15 minutes

    Here we are, then. After the break you’ll find the first 15 minutes of the PS3 version of The Saboteur. It features Nazis hitting a woman on the street; Nazis accosting a woman in a brothel; a man saying, “Fucking Nazis everywhere” in a comedy French accent; strippers dancing for Nazis; Nazis, Nazis, Nazis. And […]

  • The Saboteur has a “feckin’ hard” setting

    We’re just coding up the first quarter of an hour of The Saboteur, but while you’re waiting we want you to know that Pandemic’s swansong it’s “hard”. It’s “feckin’ hard”. Or at least it can be if you want it to be. It has four difficulty settings, going up to Irish strength. Sean Devlin, the […]

  • The Saboteur reviews round-up

    Reviews for The Saboteur are starting to go live, now that the embargo has lifted. It hits Europe tomorrow, and the official release date for the US is December 8. We’ll update this post accordingly as more trickle in. IGN – 8.2/10 NowGamer – 7/10 Eurogamer Portugal – 8/10 OXM UK – 6/10 VideoGamer – […]

  • The Saboteur PS3 has a 7-minute install

    The PS3 version of The Saboteur has a mandatory install of approximately seven minutes. We know because we’re about to grab the opening sections of the game for you. Except we can’t yet. Because it’s doing its transferring files shizzle. The Pandemic WWII adventure’s out tomorrow. We’ll have some nice footage up for you in […]

  • First Saboteur review is an 8.2 from IGN

    IGN AU’s gone live with the world’s first review for EA’s The Saboteur, giving the Parisian WWII actioner 8.2/10. “While it’s a little rough around the edges we enjoyed this game more than we thought we would,” said the site. “It’s far from perfect, but it’s great to see Pandemic going out with a bang.” […]

  • The Saboteur’s Sean to enjoy “great character growth, great story arc”

    The Saboteur’s Sean Devlin is a “human” protagonist that’ll see real progression as a character throughout the Parisian WWII game when it’s released later this week, Pandemic’s Jim Ferri said at a recent French press event. “We felt that our character should be relatable,” Ferri told Xboxygen in a video you can see after the […]

  • EA confirms Mercenaries title, Mercs Inc from Pandemic

    Pandemic has announced that a new game in the Mercenaries franchise is in its early stages of development at EALA. Called ‘Mercs Inc’ for the time being, it’s the first Pandemic game to be developed by the studio at its new home in Playa Vista. “We are very excited to announce a new installment in […]

  • It’s “business as usual” for BioWare following EA lay-off announcement

    It’s been a rough couple of weeks for EA. First came the announcement that the publisher plans to bolster the unemployment line’s numbers by 1,500, and today, Pandemic joined the list of casualties. So, Industry Gamers wondered, how’s BioWare faring? Pretty well, as it turns out. Though the normally verbose developer didn’t exactly give us […]

  • Pandemic to shut down according to internal EA Memo [UPDATE]

    Update: According to the same internal memo acquired by Gamasutra, EA plans a “re-invention of the Medal of Honor franchise with a new design that is simply stunning” along with Might and Magic creator Jon Van Caneghem leading “the Command and Conquer brand with a new digital model that is going to re-ignite the fan […]

  • Rumor: EA to announce closure of Pandemic today

    There’s a bit of a depressing rumor floating about today, which states that EA plans to announce the closure of Pandemic later today. Sources close to Kotaku stated that almost all of the 200 staffers at the LA studio will be laid-off and the rest sent to other teams within EA. It was also revealed […]

  • The Saboteur sandbox gameplay shown in dev commentary vids

    GT’s posted up a couple of HD movies of The Saboteur’s lead designer, Tom French, showing off sandbox gameplay in the Pandemix adventure, and very good it looks too. Here’s the first, here’s the second. The game’s set in WWII Paris, casting the player as a race driver turned Resistance ally with access to perks, […]

  • The Saboteur is suddenly 7-8 hours longer

    Looks as though Pandemic’s been drafting some extra content into The Saboteur’s fight this Christmas: if comments by lead designer Tom French at EA’s winter showcase in London last week are to be believed, the WWII adventure has grown by up to eight hours since the summer. “The main story of the game we’re seeing […]

  • Rumor: EA cut backs have affected at least six publishing arms

    Rumor has it that the 1500 jobs and the dozen or so in-development games that were cut at EA affected studios Pandemic, Maxis and almost the entire Command & Conquer team. According to a source close to Kotaku, the team working on Command & Conquer 4: Tiberian Twilight was notified today that once the game […]

  • The Saboteur developer diary talks seeing Paris, France, Nazi underpants

    OK maybe not underpants. Anyway, a new developer diary was posted on the US PS Blog this week for The Saboteur. In it, lead designer Tom French chats about how the team brought Paris to light amidst the crushing occupation of the Nazis. French explains how the lack of color in the city represents the […]

  • New Saboteur shots and video say “Christmas game”

    CVG’s running some new screens and video from Pandemic’s Saboteur. It’s all looking intriguing. The Parisian WWII Resistance title’s out just before Christmas for PC, 360 and PS3, and is looking as though it’ll do nicely for a Holiday Game, thank you very much. Hit the link to see why.

  • Leaked promo video shows The Saboteur’s preorder bonus

    A promo trailer showing off the preorder bonus for The Sabotuer has popped up over on D’toid. It’s a Nazi dagger, and you can only get it through GameStop. Here’s the info: “Reserve your copy of The Saboteur today and make your enemies die at the blade of their own steel with an exclusive Nazi […]

  • EA releases new Saboteur shots

    EA’s sent out three new shots of The Saboteur for us to look at. It’s looks good. Different for the WWII genre anyways, innit. They’re after the jump. It’s out on the PS3, PC and 360 on December 4 in Europe and December 8 in the US.

  • Developer diary explains why The Saboteur is not a “typical WWII game”

    Tom French, lead designer of The Saboteur, has posted a developer diary over on the US PS Blog, explaining the origins of the game’s hero Sean Delvin, how and why he was based on 1930′s British/French grand prix champion William Grover-Williams, and how this is not your typical WWII game. “We wanted to make our […]

  • The Saboteur screens are what you would expect – good

    New screens for The Saboteur have popped up over on the official website. Should you be unsure which ones are new, USA Today has them in order for you here. Also, if you preorder your copy of the game through EA, GameStop, or GameCrazy, you will get an exclusive Nazi knife, stolen from your enemies. […]

  • The Saboteur video from GamesCom is great

    There’s a trailer after the break for Pandemic’s The Saboteur. Game’s out December 4 and 8 for PC, PS3 and Xbox 360 in the UK and US, respectively. We honestly can’t wait. It looks bad ass.

  • Pandemic Australia: Footage for canceled WIi racer released

    The now defunct Australian house for Pandemic Studios has released a video of the Wii game it was working on and we have it posted after the break. Called either The Next Big Thing or No Limits Racing, the video contains pseudo-celebrities, and the ability to put your Mii in-game as a character. Regarding the […]

  • Movie shows Next Big Thing, canned Pandemic game

    There’s a video of a canned Pandemic Wii racer thing after the break called Next Big Thing. Looks OK. Clearly wasn’t. Thanks, Kotaku.

  • Pandemic doesn’t consider The Saboteur a World War II game

    Pandemic does not want you to think of The Saboteur as just another World War II game, because it doesn’t either. It’s just the setting, more or less. “We don’t even really think of our game as a WWII game, it’s the backdrop to our game which gives us arguably the best real world bad […]

  • The Saboteur E3 trailer has drunk Nazis, a blurred ass

    More on Pandemic’s The Saboteur today, with a new movie being released in celebration of E3 next week. It has drunk Nazis, which is always a plus, and a blurred out backside in a bar scene. Minus a point for the blurred ass, EA. It’s out “autumn/winter 2009″ according to the end of the trailer. […]

  • New Saboteur footage shows Will to Fight mechanic

    Some new footage of Pandemic’s The Saboteur’s popped up on GTTV, showing off the Will to Fight system of the landscape changing from black and white to colour as you progress through the game. The WWII title’s set in Paris, with the streets dropping monotone as you fight back against the Nazi occupation. The video’s […]