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Monumental Games is no more, selling off all its intellectual property, office supplies and tech. Develop reports the Nottingham UK studio, developer of the MotoGP series, currently has "several parties interested in buying" the remains of the studio. It will be fully dissolved by the end of the yea...

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February 16, 2012 at 5:30PM
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Monumental Games, developer of the MotoGP series, has let its remaining 20 staffers go. Develop reports that the Nottingham UK studio is now in administration. Monumental Games announced in December 2010 that it was working on restructuring the business and not issuing any more layoffs. The month...

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MotoGP 09/10 developer Monumental Games suffered a major setback in November when an unannounced project for a large publisher unexpectedly fell through, forcing the company to restructure and reduce headcount. Speaking to Develop more recently, Monumental COO Paul Mayze explained that its subsidiar...

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Good news, everyone: The Earth has once again completed its celestial lap 'round the Sun! You might have other manners of measuring the start/stop times of the Julian year, but we prefer our method, which is to wait for Capcom to announce the next MotoGP game. That happened earlier today, when the ...

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Capcom has announced that MotoGP 09/10 will hit the the American retail track on March 16 and Europe on March 19. The game, developed by new team Monumental Games, brings with it a career mode with management features, an arcade mode, online racing and a spectator mode. Better still, Capcom has alr...

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Capcom's recently acquired motorcycling sim series is set to hit the track again in March 2010 with MotoGP 09/10 for the PS3 and Xbox 360. Capcom has put a new team on the franchise in Monumental Games, but before you start running around and slashing tires in disgust, know that some of the member...

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Capcom has announced a development deal with UK based MMO and Virtual World developers Monumental Games. The press release is short and there's very little to go on, but the game in question will be "an as yet unannounced multi-platform title scheduled for release and published by Capcom later this...

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You may recall the statements of Bobby Kotick, CEO of Activision, who earlier this year stated that it would take a billion dollars or more to 'topple' Blizzard's World of Warcraft. Instead, Kotick wisely chose the path of non-resistance and merged with the successful developer. Now we've got the Br...

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According to Wagner James Au at GigaOm, Benchmark Capital has joined the board of Vivox. We're not sure how much Benchmark Capital invested directly. The total was $7.8 million US dollars in Series B financing, some of which also came from Canaan Partners and GrandBanks Capital. The man behind the d...

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