Copernicus

PC / RPG / Release: Nov 30, 1999 / ESRB: U

Rhode Island bill aims to encourage 38 Studios suit settlement

By Steve Watts, Jan 10, 2014 9:30am PST

A bill proposed in Rhode Island on Wednesday aims to encourage a settlement from 38 Studios by easing the uncertainty on the defendants.

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38 Studios won't face federal charges

By Steve Watts, Oct 01, 2012 10:30am PDT

The U.S. Attorney's office has confirmed that it is no longer pursuing any federal action against 38 Studios, though Rhode Island state officials are still checking into the matter.

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Project Copernicus would have been free-to-play

By Steve Watts, Aug 20, 2012 10:30am PDT

Project Copernicus, the now-defunct MMORPG from 38 Studios, was going to be a free-to-play game according to founder Curt Schilling.

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Rhode Island taking possession of 38 Studios' IP

By Steve Watts, Aug 09, 2012 6:45am PDT

The Rhode Island Economic Development Corp. and Bank of New York Mellon Trust Co. have been given court approval to take 38 Studios' game assets, in an effort to resell and make money back on the loan.

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Copernicus MMO 'wasn't fun,' studio head reveals

By John Keefer, Jul 24, 2012 2:00pm PDT

A new feature at Boston Magazine examines the demise of 38 Studios, talking with founder Curt Schilling and other ex-employees. In an honest appraisal, Schilling admits that the company's MMO Copernicus "wasn't fun."

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Trailer leaks for 38 Studios MMO 'Copernicus'

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 10, 2012 6:00am PDT

With 38 Studios shut down by massive debts, we'll never get to play its Kingdoms of Amalur MMORPG codenamed Project Copernicus. However, leaks have given us screenshots and, now, a trailer.

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Bank sues 38 Studios co-founder over loan debt

By John Keefer, Jun 14, 2012 1:30pm PDT

38 Studios co-founder Curt Schilling is in even more hot water over the closing and bankruptcy of the development house. Citizen's Bank is suing him for loans he personally guaranteed for the company.

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New Copernicus screens leaked in fan forum

By John Keefer, May 24, 2012 10:30am PDT

Hot on the heals of the first video release of Copernicus from 38 Studios, new screens show up on a fan web site showing three of the game's races.

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Project Copernicus unveiled in new fly-by video

By John Keefer, May 18, 2012 3:15pm PDT

In the wake of its financial troubles, 38 Studios releases a new fly-by video giving gamers a glimpse into their upcoming MMO Project Copernicus.

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EA Publishing Big Huge RPG 'Project Mercury'

By Chris Faylor, Mar 09, 2010 9:00am PST

Having saved Rise of Nations developer Big Huge Game from closure, owner 38 Studios today announced that Electronic Arts will be publishing Big...

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"I'll pick it up for the simple reason that Curt Shilling , in 2004 relieved be of the oppressive ..."

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Big Huge Games Saved by Schilling

By Alice O'Connor, May 27, 2009 8:42am PDT

Rise of Nations developer Big Huge Games has been saved from closure by baseball star Curt Schilling's company 38 Studios to bolster its original...

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"They need to put the final touches on Ascendant and release it!!!! Don't sweep this very ..."

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