KMM News


No tricks: Whore of the Orient may not see the light of day

By John Keefer, Jun 24, 2016 12:20pm PDT

L.A. Noire spiritual successor probably won't be released.


"change the name of the game , you idiots! who is in charge there?"

- MartyHowe see all 8 comments

Supposed Whore of the Orient gameplay footage leaked

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 02, 2013 6:45am PDT

A minute of gameplay footage supposedly from Team Bondi's mysterious and ill-fated Whore of the Orient has stumbled onto the Internet, dazed and shivering as if emerging from an opium den into the harsh light of day. If it is what it's claimed to be, it's clearly from an ear...


"Not surprising that previs gameplay would look like a game they just finished making. geeze ..."

- Sephiras see all 9 comments

Displaced LA Noire staff forms new studio

By Steve Watts, May 28, 2013 5:00pm PDT

Former members of Team Bondi and KMM have started a new indie studio in Sydney, Australia, following the closure of the KMM game division last month. It's called Intuitive Game Studios.


"I hope Whorient (heh) comes out eventually, uncompromised. It sounded like a really cool concept."

- GreggD see all 3 comments

Report: Whore of the Orient studio shut down

By Steve Watts, Apr 18, 2013 9:30am PDT

The future of Whore of the Orient is in doubt, following reports of layoffs at KMM.


"With a name like that, it won't be historical. Probably just a buncha BS."

- Xulu see all 12 comments

Whore of the Orient is LA Noire director's next game

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 28, 2011 6:30am PST

George Miller's KMM studio has picked up the rights to LA Noire director Brendan McNamara's new script, titled Whore of the Orient.


"Having worked on HF2, I can say that for most staff it was contract-based and as per the usual ..."

- hyperwired see all 20 comments

LA Noire director working on new game

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 09, 2011 1:00pm PST

The studio behind LA Noire may be no more, but that hasn't stopped the game's writer and director, Brendan McNamara, from pursuing a new title, one that expands upon the lessons learned from his crime drama for Rockstar.


"He's like American McGee but at least he settled down eventually and started being a good guy ..."

- SpaecKow see all 6 comments