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The Secret Trade In Unreleased Games

The Secret Trade In Unreleased Games

You’ve probably seen videos of unannounced or cancelled games. Not necessarily the older retro stuff, but more recent things like Star Wars Battlefront 3 or Stranglehold 2. Did you know there’s a keen, and occasionally zealous, culture of collectors and traders passing these things around? This feature was originally published in November 2014. What surprised me…

Fan-Made GoldenEye Remake Rebrands After Legal Action

Fan-Made GoldenEye Remake Rebrands After Legal Action

A fan-made recreation of GoldenEye 007 has been forced to swiftly rebrand after a legal challenge from the IP holder. In a post this morning, the creators of GoldenEye 25, an attempt to recreate the classic FPS in Unreal Engine 4 in time for its 25th anniversary in 2022, said that they had been asked to cease development.

Mike Laidlaw’s Ubisoft Project Was A Cancelled Arthurian Adventure

Mike Laidlaw’s Ubisoft Project Was A Cancelled Arthurian Adventure

Ubisoft was working on a game inspired by Arthurian myth developed by Dragon Age designer Mike Laidlaw, but the project was nixed by now-departed chief creative officer Serge Hascoët. According to a report by Bloomberg, the fantasy title, codenamed Avalon, would have had similarities to Capcom’s Monster Hunter series.