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Never knew this until today.
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Lol, thats awesome.
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Lol, thats awesome.
You hate Acclaim? I don't think its good when a video game company goes out of business. Less games for the consumers.
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Didn't hate them but never remember them making any good games anyway. It is only unfortunate this wasn't activision.
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Originally Posted by [nK]Sharp View Post
Didn't hate them but never remember them making any good games anyway. It is only unfortunate this wasn't activision.
Dave Mirra BMX franchise
Mortal Kombat franchise
Turok franchise
South Park games
Burnout franchise

You don't remember any of those!?

I spent the best part of my childhood/school summer holidays playing Dave Mirra and Mortal Kombat
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Dave Mirra BMX franchise
Mortal Kombat franchise
Turok franchise
South Park games
Burnout franchise

You don't remember any of those!?

I spent the best part of my childhood/school summer holidays playing Dave Mirra and Mortal Kombat
Pretty sure they also made NBA Jam on the SNES. Probably other sports games too.
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Well judging by that list of games. We arnt missing out on anything....Seeds of Evil was good.

Beware an oblivion is at hand
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They died in 2004, Toruk wasn't their last, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acclaim_Entertainment

only game i miss from them is Crazy Taxi
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They dont make games they only publish them.

Mortal combat is still alive and well.
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Originally Posted by pioneerisloud View Post
Pretty sure they also made NBA Jam on the SNES. Probably other sports games too.
Yeah, a lot of WWF games too.

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They dont make games they only publish them.

Mortal combat is still alive and well.
They both developed and published IIRC.

The series are still alive and well, but they originated from Acclaim non the less.
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