Post news Report RSS PAX: Homeworld: Shipbreakers Announced

During its PAX panel today, Gearbox announced Homeworld: Shipbreakers, a new game being developed in cooperation with Blackbird Interactive. Blackbird was previously developing the game as a spiritual successor to Homeworld with the title Hardware: Shipbreakers, but Gearbox confirmed today that it will now be released as part of the franchise instead, and Gearbox will provide financial support to make sure the game can be completed and achieve Blackbird's vision.

Posted by on

During its PAX panel today, Gearbox announced Homeworld: Shipbreakers, a new game being developed in cooperation with Blackbird Interactive. Blackbird was previously developing the game as a spiritual successor to Homeworld with the title Hardware: Shipbreakers, but Gearbox confirmed today that it will now be released as part of the franchise instead, and Gearbox will provide financial support to make sure the game can be completed and achieve Blackbird's vision.

hwsblogo

Shipbreakers joins the previously-announced HD remakes of Homeworld and Homeworld 2 that are currently in development, as well as the "classic" versions Gearbox will be releasing.Gearbox acquired the rights to Homeworld from THQ in April. The HD remakes are expected to arrive in the first half of 2014.

Source: Uk.ign.com

Comments
sunkenin
sunkenin

wow in the end we are happy with the progress of the case of our game franchise ;-)p)

Reply Good karma Bad karma+2 votes
Hell_Diguner
Hell_Diguner

This is a much better link with information on how the Hardware>Homeworld: Shipbreakers deal came about:
Gamesindustry.biz

Reply Good karma Bad karma+1 vote
Audiopulse
Audiopulse

Amazing!

Reply Good karma Bad karma+1 vote
Post a comment
Sign in or join with:

Only registered members can share their thoughts. So come on! Join the community today (totally free - or sign in with your social account on the right) and join in the conversation.

News
Browse
News
New
Post news
Report
Report
Share
Related Games
Homeworld 2
Homeworld 2 Real Time Strategy
Related Groups
Sierra Entertainment
Sierra Entertainment Developer & Publisher