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SCi Rejects Buyout Offer from Unnamed Third Party

By Aaron Linde, Apr 23, 2008 1:10pm PDT

Eidos Interactive parent company SCi Entertainment Group announced today that it has rejected a new offer from an undisclosed party, citing the...


"Shit man if you haven't played through Deus Ex you need to go do that. Possibly the best FPS ever."

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Eidos Parent SCi Confirms Investment Rumors

By Aaron Linde, Apr 22, 2008 1:42pm PDT

Eidos parent company SCi Entertainment Group confirmed reports that it is actively considering an "open offer" for investment in the company....


"As a former employee of Eidos, I'd just like to say: ..."

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Hitman Veterans Leave IO, Form Reto-Moto

By Chris Faylor, Apr 14, 2008 2:05pm PDT

A number of IO Interactive co-founders have left the Eidos-owned Hitman, Freedom Fighter and Kane & Lynch developer to form a new studio under the...


"Exactly - anyone have a website for them? My google skills fail :/"

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Gauntlet Arrives on DS This Fall with Online Play

By Chris Faylor, Apr 07, 2008 10:11am PDT

Publisher Eidos has announced that a reimagining of Midway's classic cooperative arcade title Gauntlet is headed to the Nintendo DS this fall,...


"DS Wifi works fine. You're probably using a WPA network at home."

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Old Wacky Races Cartoon Becomes Wii, DS Racer

By Chris Faylor, Mar 12, 2008 8:08am PDT

Hanna-Barbera's old animated series Wacky Races is once again being adapted into a video game, publisher Eidos has announced. Due out on the...


"I think picking up this license was a great idea. What I want to know is why the graphics are so ..."

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SCi Cancels 14 Projects, Axes 25% of Staff

By Chris Faylor, Feb 29, 2008 8:31am PST

Eidos Interactive owner SCi Entertainment has announced that it will be canceling 14 projects and terminating 25% of its staff under a new effort...


"As long as theres still Hitman Im happy. They still havent released a "perfect" one but its such ..."

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Battlestations: Pacific Announced

By Maarten Goldstein, Feb 29, 2008 3:57am PST

The 2007 action strategy game Battlestations: Midway will receive a sequel, publisher Eidos announced today. Like its predecessor, Battlestations:...


"Oh man... Medster, Plat2on1, and I had a blast tearing up bitches on Live... pity that it wasn't ..."

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Eidos Unveils First Tomb Raider: Underworld Screens

By Aaron Linde, Feb 01, 2008 11:16am PST

Eidos has revealed a first look at the latest installment in Lara Croft's ongoing tomb-raidin' adventures with new screenshots of Crystal Dynamics'...


"It's free on gametap (non-subscribers) - playing it right now in fact."

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Eidos Parent SCi Changes Management, Pursues Sale; Stock Price Climbs

By Nick Breckon, Jan 18, 2008 11:20am PST

Over one million sales of Eidos' shooter Kane and Lynch couldn't save parent company SCi's stock from a free-fall. Investors angry over the bad...


Eidos Re-announces Highlander Game

By Chris Faylor, Jan 17, 2008 8:48am PST

A game based on the Gregory Widen-created Highlander franchise is in development for PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360, publisher Eidos has...


"My mistake. Yes, I meant immortals. The only two you find out much about are the two ..."

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Eidos Parent SCi Closes Takeover Talks

By Aaron Linde, Jan 11, 2008 10:54am PST

Midway's hopes of acquiring properties like Tomb Raider and Kane & Lynch will have to wait; Eidos parent company SCi has put a stop to discussions...


"After playing Anniversary, I have great expectations for the new TR."

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Midway, Eidos-Parent SCi Renew Merger Talks

By Carlos Bergfeld, Jan 03, 2008 10:34am PST

It came out late last year that Eidos-parent company SCi was open to the possibility of a merger. For the second time in recent years, Midway has...


"Neither of these publishers seem to have much good news. UT3 and BlackSite tanked, while Eidos ..."

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A Tale of Eidos and Shacknews

By Steve Gibson, Nov 30, 2007 1:19am PST

So a funny story that I sometimes tell to random industry people over my years in this rat race has suddenly become a bit relevant. Many years...


"It does, it does - really missing that typical shack on the top of the page!"

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Time Warner, Others Courting Eidos-Parent SCi

By Carlos Bergfeld, Sep 24, 2007 3:51pm PDT

Eidos-parent company SCi confirmed rumors of buyout discussions earlier this month, though no specific parties were cited as possible suitors. It...


Eidos, SCi in "Extremely Preliminary" Buyout Talks

By Chris Faylor, Sep 04, 2007 9:14am PDT

Eidos parent company SCi Entertainment Group has confirmed that it is engaged in "extremely preliminary discussions" that could result in a...


"haha yea that'd be funny to see the guys who left Ubi for Eidos come back under our control :D ..."

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