Watchmen dev Deadline goes bust

By Patrick Garratt, Sunday, 31 May 2009 22:57 GMT


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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