Battlefront back-and-forth continues

Star Wars: Battlefront III maybe the ultimate in vaporware — never officially announced, it may not even have existed. But a claim last week that it was “99% complete” when scrubbed has sparked a response this week from an anonymous LucasArts developer that alleges all sorts of shenanigans akin to a “Ponzi scheme” involving the juggling […]

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‘Stargate’ game’s website comes down

As expected, the online action game Stargate Resistance has been shut down following the termination of an Arizona company’s license to produce games based on MGM’s Stargate property. The game’s website also has gone dark and the websites for Cheyenne Mountain Entertainment and its troubled flagship project, the vaporware online roleplaying game Stargate Worlds, have […]

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‘Stargate’ video game director speaks out

A website devoted to saving the troubled Stargate online games Resistance and Worlds has published a two-part interview with creative director and studio head Jim Brown on the struggles and possible future of the projects. In November, the Arizona company Cheyenne Mountain Entertainment lost the license to make games based on MGM’s Stargate movie and […]

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Ruling gives ‘Stargate’ games back to Cheyenne Mountain receiver, but MGM pulls license

A Maricopa County Superior Court ruling has ended a bitter dispute over control of a Mesa video game company’s assets, effectively giving the online combat game Stargate Resistance (pictured) and the long-delayed online roleplaying game Stargate Worlds back to Cheyenne Mountain Entertainment. But time may finally have run out for Worlds, Cheyenne Mountain’s signature project: […]

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