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Silicon Knights founder Denis Dyack has formed a new studio, called Quantum Entanglement Entertainment. The studio, abbreviated as "QE2," will produce content not just for games, but television and film as well. On its "Under Development" page, QE2 lists an unannounced IP as well as Shadow of the E...

November 1st 2014 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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Former Precursor Games and Silicon Knights designer Ken McCulloch was sentenced this week in an Ontario Court of Justice in St. Catharines, Canada on child pornography charges. Judge Joseph Nadel sentenced McCulloch to 12 months of time served; McCulloch has been jailed since his arrest in late Jun...

July 30th 2014 at 7:00pm 0 Comments
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Shadow of the Eternals has been officially shelved, according to a post from Precursor Games Chief Creative Director Denis Dyack. "It is with a heavy heart that we have decided to put the Shadow of the Eternals project on hold," Dyack wrote. "We are very happy with what we have accomplished both a...

September 29th 2013 at 3:00pm 0 Comments
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In a post thanking backers, Shadow of the Eternals developer Precursor Games says it has not given up on the project after failing to meet its Kickstarter campaign goal. "It is unfortunate that we were unable to crowd-fund this project at this time, but we have not given up. We intend to pursue ot...

August 26th 2013 at 7:30pm 0 Comments
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The second Kickstarter campaign for a spiritual successor to Eternal Darkness: Sanity's Requiem has failed. Shadow of the Eternals from Precursor Games was seeking $750,000 in funds through Kickstarter, but ran out of time before reaching $400,000. Precursor Games pulled the plug on its own campai...

August 24th 2013 at 12:02am 0 Comments
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Nintendo recently filed a re-registration of its Eternal Darkness trademark, with the addition of some language of the downloadable variety. As Siliconera noted, the new trademark differs from the 2010 renewal due to the addition of coverage for "downloadable electronic game programs; downloadable...

July 29th 2013 at 12:15pm 0 Comments
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Denis Dyack and his group at Precursor Games has relaunched their Kickstarter campaign for Shadow of the Eternals, the CryEngine 3-powered spiritual successor to GameCube horror game Eternal Darkness: Sanity's Requiem. Shadow of the Eternals is looking to secure $750,000 in funding, half of the re...

July 25th 2013 at 2:00pm 0 Comments
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On July 25, Precursor Games will re-launch its Kickstarter campaign for Shadow of the Eternals, which it considers a spiritual successor to Silicon Knights' cult classic, Eternal Darkness. Last month, Precursor Games sought $1.5 million through the crowd-funding service for Shadow of the Eternals,...

July 12th 2013 at 7:00pm 0 Comments
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Precursor Games Chief Creative Officer Denis Dyack tells Joystiq that the "noise" surrounding his involvement in Shadow of the Eternals added to an already unclear message in the company's crowdfunding campaigns. Earlier this month, the crowdfunding drives on the Precursor website and via Kickstart...

June 13th 2013 at 11:00am 0 Comments
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Precursor Games, the development studio of ex-SIlicon Knights employees that has been attempting to fund a spiritual successor to Eternal Darkness dubbed Shadow of the Eternals, will cancel both its Kickstarter campaign and its self-powered crowdfunding campaign through PayPal this Thursday, June 6...

June 4th 2013 at 4:26pm 0 Comments