Crystal Dynamics has officially taken over its key franchises such as Tomb Raider and Legacy of Kain from Square Enix. The developer was sold off
Square Enix has been pushed over the edge after a script detailing the new Tomb Raider game and Lara Croft’s lead role was published online resulting in a DMCA
A script detailing the gameplay and story elements in the next Tomb Raider game has leaked online revealing that Lara Croft will rely on other Tomb Raiders.
Former Eidos Montreal CEO Stephane D’Astous has detailed the recent Square Enix sale of Eidos Montreal and Crystal Dynamics saying the studio lacked commitment.
Square Enix will buy or create new studios just one week after it sold its Western studios to the Embracer group. New studios will align with its new goals
Square Enix lost $200 million on two Marvel games in just two years. Both Guardians of the Galaxy and Marvel’s Avengers underperformed leading to the sale.
Square Enix has flogged off the Tomb Raider series along with its studios including Eidos Montreal, Crystal Dynamics and SE Montreal to fund Blockchain stuff.
Square Enix president Yosuke Matsuda says that Japanese studios should stick to making games for Japanese gamers instead of trying to make games for the west.