Section 8

PC, XB360, PS3 / Action / Release: Sep 4, 2009 / ESRB: T

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.


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...


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.


2009 FPS Section 8 Hits PS3 Today as Download

By Brian Leahy, Mar 25, 2010 11:40am PDT

Released in September 2009 for the PC and Xbox 360, right around Halo 3: ODST, Section 8 mostly flew under the radar. PlayStation 3 owners will get...


"Well that's good since the devs only played the console version anyhow. PC version was broken, ..."

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Section 8 'Seek and Destroy' DLC Map Pack Blasts Off

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 19, 2010 11:50am PST

Section 8 developer TimeGate has released three new downloadable content m


"Games. Are. Getting. Worse. I just wanna cry because i realize games are progressively ..."

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Section 8 Demo Arrives on Xbox 360

By Chris Faylor, Aug 21, 2009 8:56am PDT

Marking the fifth demo to arrive in the Xbox Live Marketplace this week, a 839MB sample of TimeGate's sci-fi FPS Section 8 is now available for...


"eh, seems alright but not something close to worth $60 on the 360. should be like a $15-20 XBLA ..."

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Section 8 Trailer: Making It Up As It Goes Along

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 20, 2009 5:20pm PDT

A new trailer for TimeGate Studios' shooter Section 8 introduces its concept of 'dynamic combat missions,' objectives and scenarios created on the fly in multiplayer. You'll also get to ogle varied turrets and vehicles available for deployment w


"and there's only two vehicles, a walker and a tank. I wasn't especially impressed by the beta, ..."

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Section 8 to Support PC Hosting of Xbox 360 Servers

By Nick Breckon, Aug 12, 2009 11:45am PDT

TimeGate Studios today announced that its upcoming shooter Section 8 will allow players to host Xbox 360 servers on PCs. The servers will...


"This still means that Xbox players need a gold account to play on these PC dedicated servers right?"

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Section 8 Trailer Tells the Story of 'Section 8'

By Nick Breckon, Aug 11, 2009 11:55am PDT

"You don't get into Section 8 easily," says TimeGate Studios creative director Phillip Morales. "It's a very rigorous selection process. Nobody is just picked to go into the powered armour suits." Something tells me this premise might momentaril


"I had an ex-girlfriend who qualified for Section 8. It was hardly a "very rigorous selection ..."

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Section 8 Trailer: Power Armour Jetpack Joy

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 06, 2009 10:09am PDT

A new trailer for TimeGate's shooter Section 8 shows power armour floating like a butterfly, stinging like a bee, and calling in vehicle airdrops like elite futuristic infantry. Section 8 l


"This shows you how much people who dont play Tribes understand the game. This is nothing like ..."

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Section 8 Screenshots: Ah, Power Armor

By Nick Breckon, Jun 26, 2009 1:13pm PDT

TimeGate's shooter based around a squad of futuristic dropship soldiers has always been intriguing from a conceptual standpoint, and these new...


"Seeing games like this makes me wish they would make a Rifts game, maybe even an MMO but that ..."

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TimeGate, Paramount Settle 'Section 8' Lawsuit

By Chris Faylor, Apr 22, 2009 2:33pm PDT

Developer TimeGate today confirmed with Shacknews that it has settled the lawsuit against Paramount Digital Entertainment and Paramount Pictures...


"It was my understanding that you could use the same name for a product as long as the two ..."

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TimeGate Sues Paramount over 'Section 8' Trademark

By Nick Breckon, Apr 07, 2009 12:01pm PDT

Kohan developer TimeGate has filed suit against Paramount Digital Entertainment and Paramount Pictures over the title of its upcoming game "Section...


"I liked this game concept the first time I played/heard about it, back when it was called ..."

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New Section 8 Trailer, Screenshots

By Chris Faylor, Jan 27, 2009 8:47am PST

A new trailer and some new screenshots of TimeGate's drop-soldier-starring first person shooter Section 8 have arrived, providing a glimpse at the PC version.


"Well I like the concept, the wikipedia entry sounds interesting at least. I don't really like ..."

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TimeGate Reveals Section 8 Teaser Trailer

By Aaron Linde, Mar 03, 2008 2:00pm PST

TimeGate Studios has released a new teaser trailer for its upcoming first-person shooter Section 8, currently slated for a 2009 release. The...


"I don't know about the game but I'd buy a used car from these guys."

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