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Fri, Jun 28, 2013 | 15:19 BST
Titanfall’s giant mechs are discussed by lead artist Joel Emslie in the EAvision E3 video below.
Mon, Jun 24, 2013 | 06:00 BST
Titanfall doesn’t contain a single-player campaign because only a small percentage of players will finish the mode.
Thu, Jun 20, 2013 | 19:32 BST
Respawn has released a behind-the-scenes developer video for Titanfall in which producer Drew McCoy and other members of the team discuss what makes it different from other shooters out there. Other than the giant robots of course. According to McCoy, too many title out there “retread old ground,” so Respawn wanted to do something that was both fun, and unique. Titanfall is coming to PC, Xbox 360 and Xbox One in early 2014.
Fri, Jun 14, 2013 | 22:14 BST
Titanfall has finally been revealed to the world, after three years of utter secrecy surrounding the Respawn title. During E3 2013, Phil Owen spoke with a studio relieved to finally bring its creation out of the shadows and into the glaring spotlight.
Mon, Jun 10, 2013 | 20:14 BST
Titanfall from Respawn show at Microsoft E3 conference. The game was leaked last week. The announcement video showed mechs, talked about how “this is our land and we will fight for it.” Vince Zampella walked out on stage to talk about the game and demo it. It will apparently be “pushing the boundaries of multiplayer.” Cloud integration, which was revealed last week, was confirmed. Titanfall will be released in spring 2014. Both videos shown are posted below.
Mon, Feb 25, 2013 | 23:04 GMT
Respawn Entertainment has confirmed it will be in attendance at E3 2013, presumably to show off its first game.
Thu, May 17, 2012 | 21:33 BST
Wedbush analyst Michael Pachter believes the settlement between Activision and EA will pave the way for Respawn’s first title to release during the 2014 fiscal year, which ends on March 31, 2014.
Wed, May 16, 2012 | 22:19 BST
Respawn will have a staffers on the ground at E3, but the studio won’t be showing its new game at the conference. “Some of us will be present at E3, but we won’t be showing anything or doing any press related to the game,” Respawn community manager Abbie Heppe told Joystiq. Respawn announced its formation in April of 2010 with funding on its new project being handled by EA Partners. The game has yet to be revealed.
Fri, Feb 03, 2012 | 03:21 GMT
Internet sleuthing has uncovered what seems to be two unannounced games due in the next 12 months, plus a third, much-anticipated project.
Fri, Sep 02, 2011 | 01:01 BST
Former Infinity Ward leads and Call of Duty developers Jason West and Vince Zampella have learned their lesson. The pair are intent on retaining ownership of the new IP Respawn is developing.
Sat, Jul 16, 2011 | 21:40 BST
Complete your weekend with the shorts posted below. You can ask God to forgive you for it at church tomorrow.
Fri, Jul 15, 2011 | 04:39 BST
Respawn Entertainment has recruited another Hollywood artist to its fold, adding Men in Black and 12 Monkeys veteran Matt Codd as art director.
Fri, Jul 01, 2011 | 04:05 BST
Fri, May 27, 2011 | 21:29 BST
Respawn Entertainment has hired a Iain McCaig, a concept artist behind such famous figures as Darth Maul and Queen Amidala along with characters in three James Bond games. He was part of the art design team for The Secret of Monkey Island.
Thu, Mar 17, 2011 | 01:24 GMT
After months of deadlock, a California Superior Court judge has ruled to move forward with Activision’s $400 million suit against Infinity Ward founders Jason West and Vince Zampella.
Thu, Feb 17, 2011 | 00:23 GMT
Two Sony development staff who worked on the God of War games have jumped ship to join Respawn Entertainment.
Fri, Aug 20, 2010 | 17:54 BST
Tue, May 04, 2010 | 18:00 BST
Frank Gibeau, president of EA’s Games Label, has said that the firings of Vince Zampella and Jason West by Activision created an opportunity that it just couldn’t pass up.
Wed, Apr 28, 2010 | 15:57 BST
Janco Partners analyst Mike Hickey has said that he believes Infinity Ward will be “essentially closed” once the next map pack for Modern Warfare 2 is released.
Tue, Apr 27, 2010 | 23:20 BST
Update: Activision has issued a response to G4 over the lawsuit:
“Activision believes the action is without merit,” said a company spokesperson. “Activision retains the discretion to determine the amount and the schedule of bonus payments for MW2 and has acted consistent with its rights and the law at all times. We look forward to getting judicial confirmation that our position is right”.
Original: Looks like the ongoing issues between Activision and Infinity Ward are far from over, and involve more than just folks flying the coup for Respawn.
According to documents dug up by G4, which continues to cover
the story it broke back when Zampella and West left IW, a dozen current and former employees have filed suit against Activision citing breach of contract and unpaid bonuses and royalties.