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SCi goes it alone as takeover talks end

Eidos parent SCi’s protracted talks with potential acquirers have come to an end, the company has revealed. In a trading statement, SCi also revealed that its biggest release of the calendar year, Tomb Raider: Underworld, would be delayed from its scheduled June release date to Christmas in order to achieve …

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SCi still in discussions over buy-out

SCi’s latest interim management statement states that the company remains in talks over a possible buy-out, while outlining its latest quarterly sales results. For Q1 FY ’08 (July 1st to September 30th), SCi unit sales were up 14 per cent compared to the previous quarter, with notable success Pony Friends …

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Ubisoft ‘not interested’ in SCi buyout

French publisher Ubisoft has ruled itself out of the race to acquire the SCi Group, saying it has ‘no intention’ of buying the Eidos parent firm. SCi revealed that it had received several approaches last month – and Ubisoft’s name was immediately touted as a possible suitor. But a spokesperson …

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Ubisoft ‘not interested’ in SCi buyout

French publisher Ubisoft has ruled itself out of the race to acquire the SCi Group, saying it has ‘no intention’ of buying the Eidos parent firm. SCi revealed that it had received several approaches last month – and Ubisoft’s name was immediately touted as a possible suitor. But a spokesperson …

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Kane & Lynch to arrive in November

Fresh from announcing its full-year financial results this morning, Eidos has announced that much-anticipated action/adventure Kane & Lynch: Dead Men will be released on November 23rd. The title will be released on Xbox 360 and PS3, and under the Games For Windows label on PC. We can’t wait for people …

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Kane & Lynch to arrive in November

Fresh from announcing its full-year financial results this morning, Eidos has announced that much-anticipated action/adventure Kane & Lynch: Dead Men will be released on November 23rd. The title will be released on Xbox 360 and PS3, and under the Games For Windows label on PC. We can’t wait for people …

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SCi has received three bids, says report

Eidos parent the SCi Group has received two further bids after disclosing that it had received a ‘possible offer’ at the beginning of September. According to The Times , the original extremely preliminary” bid came from Ubisoft, but that has been followed by solid interest from Time Warner – which …

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SCi has received three bids, says report

Eidos parent the SCi Group has received two further bids after disclosing that it had received a ‘possible offer’ at the beginning of September. According to The Times , the original extremely preliminary” bid came from Ubisoft, but that has been followed by solid interest from Time Warner – which …

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Lego Batman publishing deal weeks away

Leading UK developer TT Games is weeks away from closing a deal with a top publisher for the much sought after rights to its latest smash-hit-in-waiting Lego Batman. The Cheshire-based firm has refused to name any of the title’s potential suitors, but has confirmed to MCV that it is in …

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