It's quiet, too quiet.

#1 Posted by Southgrove (322 posts) -

No news for a long time now... which is never a good sign... anyone heard anything?

#2 Posted by sodiumCyclops (2644 posts) -

They are probably all asleep. Was a long haul last night.

#3 Posted by UnlivedPhalanx (475 posts) -

So 9 months, 4 weeks later and we still haven't heard a damn thing. 
 
I hope this doesn't turn into another DNF scenario. The last time I enjoyed a good game of MW4 was many years ago.

#4 Posted by Wasara88 (332 posts) -

Haven't heard anything,but i'm really worried about it. Why isn't there more good mech games made in the west. I would imagine the genre has a pretty sizable fanbase. And when talking about a game long overdue....Shogo 2. MAKE IT MONOLITH!

#5 Posted by zerocount (2 posts) -

Aren't we coming up on two years since the last news on this title? 
 
I had read a rumour that there were issues regarding copyright on some of the 'mech designs used in the game that may be holding up final production/release.  Unfortunately, I have no source other than this baseless speculation that I read somewhere...

#6 Posted by UnlivedPhalanx (475 posts) -

Man, I think that this game might never come out. I hope that's not the case. I love this franchise. Trenched might be the next best thing in the time being for some good Mech Assault type action.

#7 Posted by Mahonay (828 posts) -

If there's not a peep at E3 I'd say there's a strong chance it's been shelved.

#8 Posted by FluxWaveZ (19335 posts) -

Nah, I wouldn't give up hope on the new MechWarrior game. But I do expect 2 things from an eventual release: it not selling well and it not being like the previous MechWarrior games at all (not as much of a mech sim). It's like Descent; the stuff isn't relevant anymore. It's all about the modern military shooters now... However, again, I don't think this has entered development Hell just yet.

#9 Posted by JRock3x8 (249 posts) -
http://twitter.com/#!/russ_bullock/status/104808792658681856 
 
Russ Bullock, president of Piranha Games tweeted in response to a MekTek member :  
 
@russ_bullock Russ Bullock
   
@ zudukai never lose faith. You will get some news real soon.  # Mechwarrior fans are truly the best.
 
 
The tweet was in response to 
zudukai  K 44 
   
 
 
I'm ready to get excited about MechWarrior again - how about you?

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