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By Kieran Mackintosh On 23 Apr, 2013 At 07:21 PM | Categorized As Ext., HomeWorld, News, PC, THQ | With 1 Comment
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Despite TeamPIXEL’s efforts to raise funds in preparation of competing for the rights of the beloved Homeworld franchise from THQ, they were unfortunately unable to raise enough funds to remain in the auction. Even though their KickStarter was successfully funded (117%) in March 26th, they were unable to win the auction for the IP with […]


By Kieran Mackintosh On 3 Mar, 2013 At 03:05 PM | Categorized As Featured, Industry, News, THQ | With No Comments
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Well, this is a sad reminder. THQ, one of my beloved video game publishers, is finally auctioning off the last of its intellectual properties, which is to be sometime during May. A couple of months ago – back in January – THQ’s assets were successfully sold to bigwig buyers; Sega, Take-Two, Ubisoft, Crytek and Koch […]


By Fergus Halliday On 24 Jan, 2013 At 10:34 PM | Categorized As Featured, News, PC, PS3, THQ, Xbox 360 | With No Comments
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THQs bankruptcy auction has finally taken place with some studios and IPs finding new homes at Ubisoft and Sega whilst others have closed their doors for good.   Joystiq has reported on the successful and backup bids for each of THQs respective studios and intellectual properties. RTS developer Relic and the Company of Heroes IP […]