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Minimum now on Steam Early Access

By Steve Watts, May 14, 2014 11:00am PDT

The MOBA-inspired action game Minimum is now available on Steam Early Access for $19.99.


Minimum holding another open beta weekend

By Steve Watts, May 08, 2014 12:00pm PDT

Mech-on-mech shooter Minimum is getting another free beta weekend, starting tomorrow and lasting through Sunday.


Minimum is back, features Titans in mech-on-mech battles

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 18, 2014 8:45am PDT

Minimum is back. Originally announced as a free-to-play shooter by Section 8 developer TimeGate Studios, it's now in the works at Human Head--the studio that worked on the what-ever-happened-to-it Prey 2.


"Yet somehow its the nicest looking placeholder art ive ever seen...."

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Aliens: Colonial Marines sold 1.31 million units, Sega reports

By John Keefer, May 10, 2013 7:45am PDT

Aliens: Colonial Marines has been through the wringer for a variety of reasons, but despite all the bad publicity, the game sold 1.31 million units since it released on February 12, according to Sega's year-end financials.


"Colonial Marines was discounted heavily just weeks after its release, so many copies probably ..."

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Section 8 developer files for bankruptcy protection

By Steve Watts, May 02, 2013 12:30pm PDT

Section 8 developer and Aliens: Colonial Marines co-developer has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, citing various debts to companies like Epic Games and SouthPeak Interactive.


"I will always know them as the makers of Kohan. Wish they'd bring the series back. :("

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Section 8 developer loses appeal and IP, must pay $7.35 million

By John Keefer, Apr 17, 2013 4:15pm PDT

Section 8 developer TimeGate Studios thought it was off the hook for a $7.35 million arbitration ruling when it won its appeal last year over a...


"Well if this studio can't create something new I guess it's closing time for this company. ..."

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F2P shooter Minimum announced by TimeGate

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 09, 2013 2:00pm PDT

We've been through a retro pixel revival, but I fancy the return of a graphical style which means a lot more to me: big chunky old polygons. Right up my alley is Minimum, a free-to-play shooter from TimeGate studios, creator of the Section 8 games and, ah, co-developer of Al...


"After what various publishers have done to TimeGate, yes. They've dealt with Sega and Gearbox ..."

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Layoffs at Aliens: Colonial Marines co-developer TimeGate

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 05, 2013 6:00am PST

An unconfirmed number of people have been laid off by TimeGate Studios, creator of the FPS series Section 8 and, most recently, co-developer of Gearbox's ill-fated Aliens: Colonial Marines. Officially it's part of TimeGate's preparations for "the transition to next-generatio...


"Ugh we all know Randy Pitchford hand picked who to lay off. Those jobs could have been saved if ..."

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Aliens: Colonial Marines: how too many cooks may have ruined the game

By John Keefer, Feb 14, 2013 1:30pm PST

By all accounts, Aliens: Colonial Marines is a mess. Even after two delays, the game had a lot of issues that not even a huge day-one patch could fix. The game looked promising early on, so how did it end up so bad?


"They explicitly stated that the goal of shipping DNF was to preserve what George B and the folks ..."

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TimeGate wins Section 8 dispute

By Jeff Mattas, Mar 29, 2012 3:00pm PDT

Section 8 developer TimeGate Studios has achieved a victory over SouthPeak, thanks to a judge's ruling that invalidates the damages and IP licensing rights awarded to the publisher during arbitration.


"What are you talking about, they've published Two Worlds, Velvet Assassin...okay, yeah. ..."

- GreggD see all 4 comments

Section 8 Prejudice lands on PS3 on July 26 with free DLC

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 13, 2011 3:00pm PDT

It's taken quite a long time for Section 8: Prejudice to come out on PlayStation 3. To make up for the delay, TimeGame Studios is offering free DLC during the PSN launch.


Section 8: Prejudice getting 'Overdrive' map pack

By Steve Watts, May 27, 2011 9:45am PDT

TimeGate is releasing the Overdrive Map Pack next week on PC and Xbox 360. It includes two new maps for $4.


"This game sucks. You pay to get the good items and weapons, you pay to get new maps and the ..."

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Section 8: Prejudice 'Assault' mode unlocked

By Steve Watts, May 12, 2011 12:00pm PDT

Section 8: Prejudice has seen a combined 10 million kills across the PC and Xbox 360, which has unlocked a special team-based "Assault Mode."


"Ahhh, good news. They just announced they *will* be patching in a fix for the horrible FOV. ..."

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Section 8: Prejudice issues title update

By Steve Watts, Apr 27, 2011 11:00am PDT

TimeGate has issued the first title update for Section 8: Prejudice on XBLA, which includes several stability and usability fixes. The team also brings some hot-fixes in response to community feedback.


"This game is totally on my radar. I love that they went with the risky bet of making a full on ..."

- roushimsx see all 5 comments

Section 8: Prejudice dedicated server rentals available for Xbox 360

By Steve Watts, Apr 26, 2011 12:00pm PDT

TimeGate Studios announced a partnership with GameServers.com today, to offer dedicated server rentals for Section 8: Prejudice. Rentals start at $14.95 per month.


"Nice to see a company testing this kind of thing out. The price seems reasonable if clan ..."

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