Eidos News


GameStop pulls Deus Ex PC from shelves, Square Enix apologizes

By Steve Watts, Aug 25, 2011 9:00am PDT

GameStop is now pulling PC copies of Deus Ex: Human Revolution to return them to Square Enix. Meanwhile, Square itself has issued a public statement on the issue.


"If there was a sales agreement that said "We don't stuff our boxes with stuff that competes with ..."

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Just Cause 2 Gets Online Statistics

By Brian Leahy, Apr 01, 2010 12:30pm PDT

Everybody loves statistics! In the spirit of quantifying video game chaos, Avalanche Studios and Eidos have put up a "Gamestats" section on the...


"yeah... that was the first place i went to this game has so many awesome little details - i've ..."

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Square Enix CEO Wada Talks Social Gaming and Console-Free Future

By Jeff Mattas, Dec 15, 2009 5:51pm PST

Square Enix CEO Yoichi Wada recently spoke with industry magazine Develop about the future of the company responsible for the beloved Final...


"It would be a sad day to see nothing but Mafia Wars clones in the future. I can't stand the ..."

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Kane & Lynch 2: Dog Days Announced

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 18, 2009 8:00am PST

IO Interactive today formally announced Kane & Lynch 2: Dog Days, the sequel to its


"Played the first on the PS3 on Co-op, horrible graphics, crappy gameplay. Sucked."

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Concept of 'Next Tomb Raider' Game Leaks Out, Seemingly Combines Metroid and Resident Evil

By Chris Faylor, Jul 13, 2009 2:14pm PDT

Following indications that Eidos, now Square Enix Europe, would "need to look at everything as we develop the next [Tomb Raider] game," the first...


"part 3 is no longer being called first blood part III but simply Croft III"

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Eidos Folded Into Square Enix Europe, Layoffs Likely

By Chris Faylor, Jul 07, 2009 3:07pm PDT

Square Enix, the newfound owner of Tomb Raider publisher Eidos, is to combine various aspects of the two companies into a streamlined outfit called...


"That really sucks for all the publishing/marketing people :( hope those guys can find jobbzzz"

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New Hitman, Kane & Lynch Games Confirmed

By Alice O'Connor, May 11, 2009 8:50am PDT

Eidos Life President Ian Livingstone has revealed another Hitman game is in the works, as well as details on other upcoming sequels, in an...


"Life President is an awesome title. Yes, yes, I know, shaddup"

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Square Enix Reveals Lifetime Sales of Final Fantasy, Tomb Raider, Hitman, Deus Ex and More

By Chris Faylor, Apr 23, 2009 8:28am PDT

With Square Enix's $120 million purchase of Eidos now complete, lifetime sales figures of their major franchises have been revealed. The...


"So Deus Ex and Front Mission aren't "Quality Franchises"? >:( "

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Square Makes Eidos Buyout Bid

By Chris Faylor, Feb 12, 2009 8:03am PST

Confirming recent rumors, Japanese publisher and Final Fantasy series developer Square Enix today made an offer to buy Eidos for 84.3 million...


"What was the first? If you're talking about Gas Powered Games, they're just publishing ..."

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Warner Preparing Another Tomb Raider Movie

By Chris Faylor, Jan 28, 2009 1:25pm PST

It's been six years since the second Angelina Jolie-starring Tomb Raider flick hit theaters, and Warner Bros. wants to give the franchise another...


"I was Angelina to keep story alive! I mean, Meg Fox is hot, but I don't think she will portray ..."

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Eidos Begins Takeover Talks

By Chris Faylor, Jan 16, 2009 5:15pm PST

Struggling Tomb Raider publisher Eidos has announced that it has entered into discussions that "may or may not lead to an offer being made for the...


"How can Edios name still be worth selling as they haven't had any good games in years?"

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Tomb Raider Dev Sees Layoffs Amidst Increased Focus on Series, Looking at Batman-like Redesign

By Chris Faylor, Jan 12, 2009 8:29am PST

Those rumored layoffs at Tomb Raider: Underworld developer Crystal Dynamics have been confirmed by studio owner Eidos, with the company telling...


"I really like Crystal Dynamics as a developer but Eidos has always been a bunch of bastards. ..."

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Eidos Financial Woes Looming After Tomb Raider: Underworld Sells 1.5 Million

By Chris Faylor, Jan 09, 2009 2:39pm PST

Tomb Raider: Underworld failed to meet publisher Eidos' internal projections, despite internal estimates that the game has sold 1.5 million units...


"When you're trying to make up for the fact that you've mismanaged 90% of your money dumping it ..."

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Report: Square Prepping Eidos Buyout Bid

By Chris Faylor, Dec 04, 2008 10:15am PST

Japanese publisher Square Enix has reportedly expressed interest in purchasing ailing British publisher Eidos, according to MCV and its anonymous...


"what are you talking about? what does that have to do with anything?"

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Eidos Wants Negative Tomb Raider Reviews Delayed, Seeking High Metacritic Score

By Chris Faylor, Nov 21, 2008 8:52am PST

As Crystal Dynamics' Tomb Raider Underworld heads out to store shelves this week, publisher Eidos has tasked UK PR firm Barrington Harvey with...


"Well guess who owns Metacritic? CNET. Guess who owns Gamespot? CNET. Is anyone really surprised ..."

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