XB360 / Action / Release: Feb 20, 2007 / ESRB: M

Xbox Games with Gold offers Crackdown & Dead Rising 2 in August

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 31, 2013 10:30am PDT

Xbox Live Gold members will be able to download Crackdown and Dead Rising 2 in August.


Realtime Worlds Still In Talks With Microsoft About Crackdown Sequel

By Maarten Goldstein, Dec 22, 2008 7:53am PST

Though currently at work on the MMO APB, Realtime Worlds is still engaged in talks with Microsoft about a possible Crackdown sequel, according to...


"ok, i'd like to see larger co-op games, fully destructible environments, and maybe an iMuse ..."

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Crackdown Vets Form New Studio, Sequel Possible

By Nick Breckon, Dec 18, 2008 5:17pm PST

A new studio titled Ruffian Games has been formed by ex-Crackdown developers, and their first project may be a sequel to the open-world shooter,...


"I totally got my money's worth out of Crackdown. It was just so FUN."

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Crackdown, APB Developer Raises $50 Million

By Chris Faylor, Apr 14, 2008 8:10am PDT

Independent and Scotland-based developer Realtime Worlds today confirmed that it has raised $50 million in funding for its current and future...


"Would be interesting conceptually if the criminal side of such an MMO could use their heist ..."

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China Details Internet and Online Gaming Crackdown

By Aaron Linde, Feb 18, 2008 1:06pm PST

The Chinese government has announced details of its plan to target internet cafes, illegal computer markets and specific online games to reduce...


"Hey let's take away the video games, then maybe they will resort to drugs and alcohol to have fun!"

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Microsoft Considering Crackdown Sequel

By Aaron Linde, Feb 08, 2008 2:29pm PST

Microsoft Game Studios corporate VP Shane Kim said that a sequel to its 2006 sandbox superhero game Crackdown (X360) is still a possibility,...


"I think that the only reason why this game did so well was because of the halo 3 demo. M$ won't ..."

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Crackdown Review

By Chris Remo, Feb 11, 2007 10:00pm PST

It is nearly impossible to talk about Crackdown without comparing it in some capacity to the Grand Theft Auto franchise. This is unfortunate,...


Crackdown Co-Op Hands On

By Chris Remo, Nov 12, 2006 10:00pm PST

David Jones is best known as the founder of DMA Design, the Scottish development studio that created notable games such as Lemmings, Uniracers,...


BF2 Stat Whore Crackdown

By Steve Gibson, Aug 31, 2005 2:02pm PDT

Looks like stat whoring is bugging the folks at EA enough to start cracking down on it a bit. Here is a note from EA concerning some planned...


"Hey guys where do i tell ea about stat padders, i have a screenshot of oen guy doing it."

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