The Getaway

An ode to diegetic interfaces and minimalist HUD design in video games

Did you ever play The Getaway on PlayStation 2?

2 years ago

The Getaway headlines

  • Shelved PS3 exclusive Eight Days looked "jaw dropping", says developer

    Eight Days, the PlayStation 3 exclusive which was cancelled in 2008, would have been “jaw-dropping”, a developer who played a role in the project told Eurogamer.

    9 years ago
  • Actual fact: Eight Days and Getaway cancellation was a "global decision"

    Nice to have some solidity among the scuttlebutt. Following confirmation this morning that Michael Denny has been promoted to SVP, Worldwide Studios Europe, SCEE has confirmed that the decision to can London Studios games Eight Days and The Getaway came from the higher-ups.“It was a global decision,” said a rep when asked if Denny personally […]

    12 years ago
  • SCEE cancels Eight Days and The Getaway (update)

    Update: SCEE’s just issued the following on this: “We’re not going to make any further comment over what’s been said in the statement. We believe it sums it all up.”Sony’s announced that development of Eight Days and The Getaway has been cancelled.“It has been agreed that production of both Eight Days and The Getaway will […]

    12 years ago
  • Sony touting Getaway movie

    SCEE’s confirmed it’s going forward with a Getaway movie. The company is currently in talks with production companies and has a writer on board.“We are certainly talking to production houses about a movie for the third game in the Getaway series,” said Getaway writer Katie Ellwood. “The story and game script for this one is […]

    12 years ago