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Molten Boron

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« on: 03-13-2003 02:02 »
« Last Edit on: 03-13-2003 02:02 »

Fox Interactive in now in the hands of Vivendi Universal, a company that is nearly bankrupt, and is planning to sell its video game division!

Fox Interactive was to have distribute the Futurama game.
 http://story.news.yahoo.com/news?tmpl=story&u=/bpihw/20030311/en_bpihw/vu_games _scores_fox_pact
Carbito

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« Reply #1 on: 03-13-2003 03:36 »

I doubt that I big company like Fox would sell their video games division to some bankrupt companty, they are not that stupid. And how would a bankrupt company be able to afford Fox Interactive?
emanon

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« Reply #2 on: 03-13-2003 03:54 »
« Last Edit on: 03-13-2003 03:54 »

They have bought fox interactive, but they are not nearly bankrupt, this is merely a nasty rumour!!   mad the fat green blob above me is correct in saying that fox would not sell to a company going under, as this would disadvantage them

p.s I REALLY  REALLY  REALLY  REALLY  REALLY  REALLY  REALLY  REALLY DISLIKE fox!!!

Carbito

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« Reply #3 on: 03-13-2003 04:46 »

Yay! The green blob is correct! Horay for blobby! big grin

How much did they pay for Fox Interactive?
Kazzahdrane

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« Reply #4 on: 03-13-2003 13:32 »

Doesn't hurt my chances of getting the game, as SCi are publishing it in Europe :P
Carbito

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« Reply #5 on: 03-14-2003 03:08 »

Would SCi also be doing it for other PAL countries?
crustieguy

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« Reply #6 on: 03-14-2003 05:25 »

SCI = everywhere except north america.
Kazzahdrane

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« Reply #7 on: 03-14-2003 14:18 »

What PAL countries aren't in Europe. I know South Africa is PAL....is Oz?
Grim

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« Reply #8 on: 03-14-2003 19:14 »

yep! Australia is a PAL country

who in their right mind would use NTSC?

lol @ Americans
emanon

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« Reply #9 on: 03-15-2003 17:36 »

hey! dont laugh at the Americans, (whispers) they have really big guns big grin
Carbito

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« Reply #10 on: 03-16-2003 02:07 »
« Last Edit on: 03-16-2003 02:07 »



Heh, those smilies are cool  big grin
Gocad

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« Reply #11 on: 03-16-2003 05:04 »

Did Fox Interactive ever did a good game?
Btw, nice smilie, Carbito!


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CyberKnight

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« Reply #12 on: 03-16-2003 06:39 »

Both "No One Lives Forever" and NOLF2 were published by Fox Interactive, and I like to think those were pretty good games.  wink
Kazzahdrane

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« Reply #13 on: 03-16-2003 14:09 »

NOLF 1 was just a really fun FPS, and I'd imagine 2 was the samme. I don't mean the "just" in a bad way, very refreshing  big grin
Gocad

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« Reply #14 on: 03-16-2003 16:43 »

okay, never played these games, but i think they did publish some sort of interactive X-Files Episode. That Game had 10(!) CD-ROMs.
Also, their Game Engine looks kinda bad.


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