Tagged with Deadlands

IP Less-Than-Freely: MMOs Based on Licensed Properties

With the news that Jagex and Hasbro have signed a deal to do a Transformers MMO (guess all that Mech-based development wasn’t a waste then, Jagex) I was reminded of all the other MMOs based on popular nerd properties that have been indicated as “in development” but have had varying levels of success. And by … Continue reading

Deadlands MMO – The Video (The Sequels)

If only I’d waited! Shane Hensley has posted up other Deadlands MMO videos. First is Blackhills, which saw a change in graphics and move towards an FPS: The final video was from 2009 and showed a greater movement towards turning Deadlands into a more FPS, less hotbar dependent title: It still all looks very rough, … Continue reading

Deadlands MMO Dead, But We Might Get A Video Out Of It

During an interview at GenCon, Pinnacle Game’s Shane Hensley briefly discusses the now dead Deadlands MMO that he was working on as part of FireSky’s Superstition Studios. It’s in the podcast from about 21:53 and lasts about a minute. In brief, Shane indicates the collapse of Cheyenne Mountain Entertainment / FireSky (although he doesn’t name … Continue reading