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[JQ] Mirrors Edge 2 Cancelled

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EA have seen a prototype of Mirror’s Edge 2 and decided to can the project, moving the small team of DICE developers who were working on the sequel to other projects.

The news comes via a Press 2 Play report, translated by Eurogamer, which says that “Patrick [Soderlund - EA driving and shooting game boss] acknowledges that Mirror’s Edge didn’t match up to their expectations regarding sales, and that has stopped the sequel that has been in development.”

“EA was shown a prototype, but declined with askance. The project has been stopped – involved parties at DICE are working on something else now. Patrick himself seems to have Mirror’s Edge near his heart, but they are not in the business of charity.”
This was one of the main games i was looking forward to

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I don't think it would've been too successful anyway.
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Fffffffffffffff-



The only game I was looking forward to from EA.
 
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Not good another potentially good game, down the drain.
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Good. >:I
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Sigh... ME was good, but, just so damned short. Sucks that it's not going to have a chance.
    
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This is what happens when EA buys developers.
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Awww this is sad news indeed. I always thought the art style and gameplay to be refreshing compared to all the war time shooters that populate the market.
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post #9 of 147
Quote:
Originally Posted by KusH View Post
This is what happens when EA buys developers.
When anyone buys developers.

Creative freedom is only maintained by indie devs anymore. There are less and less of them making AAA games every year.
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fail.
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