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[Kotaku]THQ Is Getting Sold Off Today—Here’s Everything We Know

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The sale of THQ's assets in federal bankruptcy court will be finalized today. Word is that the hearing begins at 3 p.m.

Rumors already are spreading as to where THQ's studios and the series developed there have ended up. A Relic Entertainment developer has said he's now an employee of ...

Actually not that bad
Since Creative Assembly is doing new rumored Warhammer game it doesnt seems so bad for Relic.
And all other publishers have a list of good games on the resume so not as bad as i thought it would be. Hope to see it turn out at least close to this
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Edited by StormXLR - 1/23/13 at 12:18pm
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Honestly this might be better. THQ kinda sucked maybe new management on projects is good.The only games I really liked was Metro. Hopefully this doesn't stall the new one. Other than that last THQ game I liked was spongebob and the flying dutchman for gba
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Oh no Ubisoft got South Park! Here's to hoping there's no ridiculous DRM on it.
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Oh no Ubisoft got South Park! Here's to hoping there's no ridiculous DRM on it.

Don't hold your breath. I bought the new Assassins Creed on Steam and am forced to start UPlay despite Ubisoft saying there would be no DRM on the game.
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Hopefully Volitions new home is a good one. Thank baby Jesus none of those devs ended up in the hands of EA or Activision.
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Is Metro going to make it?
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Here the results:
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THQ auction results: 26M for Relic (Sega), 2.5M for Montreal (Ubisoft), 11M for Evolve (Take-Two), 22.3M for Volition (Koch Media)...
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500k Homeland (Crytek), 5.8M for Metro (Koch Media), South Park for 3.2M (Ubisoft)
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THQ: Total proceeds of auction close to $100M Estate retaining cash on hand, accounts receivable, legacy library, to name a few
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THQ: No bids for Vigil.

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It looks like Vigil Games didn't make it :/
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The new Metro is a EA game.
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NO, oh well. My favorite titles from them were the Darksiders games. I loved those...hopefully that series doesnt die with the company.
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Thank God, Sega bought Relic. After what's been happening in the Total War series Relic's titles will be in good hands, I think.
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