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09.03.09
From the ashes of Midway Newcastle, Atomhawk Design rises
09.03.09

From the ashes of Midway Newcastle, Atomhawk Design rises

One of our favorite things about the game industry (not the game business, mind you) is its unflapp...

By B. Gilbert,   09.03.09
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08.09.09
Silver lining: THQ acquires 40 percent of Midway San Diego employees, maybe more
08.09.09

Silver lining: THQ acquires 40 percent of Midway San Diego employees, maybe more

You've been reading an awful lot about Midway business minutiae over the last six months, so we won...

By B. Gilbert,   08.09.09
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08.04.09
Ex-Midway Newcastle dev spills the beans on the studio's closure
08.04.09

Ex-Midway Newcastle dev spills the beans on the studio's closure

GUI artist Steven Pick has detailed on his blog the last five or so months of working at Wheelman d...

By B. Gilbert,   08.04.09
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07.14.09
Midway Newcastle drains the moat, shuts down
07.14.09

Midway Newcastle drains the moat, shuts down

Try as it might, Midway Newcastle (Wheelman, Necessary Force) has apparently closed down, thanks to...

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07.02.09
Midway studios not acquired by WB to shut down within 60 days
07.02.09

Midway studios not acquired by WB to shut down within 60 days

It appears as though recent reports were incorrect, as Midway confirmed to Joystiq this morning tha...

By B. Gilbert,   07.02.09
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06.30.09
Tigon's Ian Stevens: For Hollywood, 'making video games has been the same thing as making action figures'
06.30.09

Tigon's Ian Stevens: For Hollywood, 'making video games has been the same thing as making action figures'

Running Tigon Studios is a bit of a strange job to have. Ian Stevens, the man in charge, is respons...

By B. Gilbert,   06.30.09
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06.22.09
New Necessary Force artwork is gritty-pretty
06.22.09

New Necessary Force artwork is gritty-pretty

You are by now likely familiar with the story behind Necessary Force, an open-world action game bei...

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06.17.09
Midway Newcastle reveals new IP: Necessary Force
06.17.09

Midway Newcastle reveals new IP: Necessary Force

It seems a certain beleaguered studio listened to our humble suggestion! Midway Newcastle, one of th...

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06.16.09
Two Midway studios facing possible closure in two weeks
06.16.09

Two Midway studios facing possible closure in two weeks

If you've got an extra few million bucks lying around, we can think of a couple of video game devel...

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