Shiny Entertainment Sold

Looks like Interplay found a buyer for Shiny Entertainment. This quick news brief on ZDNet reveals that Infogrames is buying Shiny Entertainment along with the rights to a Matrix game for $47million in cash and notes.

Interplay received a $5 million advance from Microsoft to produce a "Matrix" game for the company's Xbox console. Interplay has posted growing losses in the past year and received a delisting notice from the Nasdaq exchange a few months ago

Shiny has been responsible for such games as Messiah , MDK, Earthworm Jim , and Sacrifice

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