Too Human 2 Cancelled?

#1 Posted by Jedted (2346 posts) -

I was just reminicing about Too Human and i was wondering, it's been almost 2 years since the game was released.  As we all know it got mixed reviews and didn't sell great so do you think M$ pulled the plug on the sequel?  If it's still in development then i'd think they would announce it by now. 
#2 Posted by ArchScabby (5809 posts) -

I'd play Too Human 2.

#3 Posted by NoDeath (798 posts) -

I hope not because we need a sequel to this

#4 Posted by Ghostiet (5251 posts) -

@NoDeath:


 

The first Too Human was in development for 10 years, so a sequel is risky.

#5 Posted by septim (774 posts) -

The game actually did respectable numbers. I did hear that if they did a sequel MS would probably not be interested in publishing.

#6 Posted by Jazz (2260 posts) -

I'd play a second one. The first reminded me of the old Alchemax stuff in 2099..which for me is a good thing.

#7 Posted by ZenaxPure (2569 posts) -

I'd play a second one for sure... but I can't see it happening. Even if the game sold "alright numbers" it's no where near what M$ expected/hoped I imagine.  
 
I still need to clean up the last 3 achievements I need in that game... 1 piece away from a full epic set is saddening... damn shoulders never dropped.

#8 Posted by pweidman (2326 posts) -

That 'Video Thing' was awesome.....Gerstmann, Gerstmann ,Gerstmann...gotta love him.  Anyway, I wish SK would make the trilogy like was originally planned.  But they went dark shortly after release of TH, and never even followed up on any DLC.  Last I saw they only sold 350k.  Sadly, not enough to support the sequels it appears.  I thoroughly loved Too Human, one of my all-time fav games on the 360, but it sure sparked loads of hate, much of which was caused by some incredibly moronic PR...lookin at you DD.
#9 Posted by BlastProcessing (916 posts) -
@NoDeath: Fuck. YES!
#10 Posted by EvilTwin (3324 posts) -
@Jedted said:
"M$"
@Zenaxzd said:
"M$"
Come on guys, really?
#11 Posted by luce (4045 posts) -

Too Human, Too cancelled

#12 Posted by CaptainTightPants (2834 posts) -
@luce said:
" Too Human, Too cancelled "
This thread is over
#13 Posted by Mmmslash (2168 posts) -
@EvilTwin: In their defense, Microsoft was known, at least for a time, for refusing to let developers give away DLC for free, since they can't take a percentage of $0.00.
#14 Posted by ApolloJ85 (241 posts) -

Well, Silicon Knights has to have been working on something for the past two years. Why not 2 Human? They claimed to have had some good ideas for the sequel, and the game didn't do all that badly, so i'd expect a new game announcement some time soon.

#15 Edited by Jedted (2346 posts) -
@Zenaxzd said:

"I still need to clean up the last 3 achievements I need in that game... 1 piece away from a full epic set is saddening... damn shoulders never dropped. "



Me too, that full Aesir armor achievement is the last one for me.  Got everything but the boots and i'm starting think the game hates me and doesn't want me to get em. :( 
 
What really kills me is i wanted to see where the story was going as i really like their take on Norse Mythology.  There's also some of the gameplay elements, like cyberspace "puzzles", could be elaborated upon a lot in the sequel. 
#16 Posted by Kyreo (4600 posts) -

I did not like Too Human at all.  in fact I hated it... 

#17 Posted by Jedted (2346 posts) -
@luce said:
"Too Human, Too cancelled "


LOL, i didn't think that when i posted this thread but that's great! 
#18 Posted by FlamingHobo (4482 posts) -

Too Human was a poorly constructed game in my opinion, though there were a few redeeming factors such as the setting.

#19 Posted by xyzygy (9953 posts) -

Too Human went through a rough development. People don't mention that it went through3-4 consoles switches and total redesigns in gameplay. I think people forget that sometimes. Have you ever even seen what the game used to look like? Wayyyyy different. You can't blame them for taking so long when they had so many ideas scrapped and engines thrown away. Not to mention the whole Unreal thing.  
 
  

  
 
I'm actually getting a Demo'ns Souls vibe from it... 
 
Silicon Knights is a good developer, you can't base them off of Too Human (Which I still think is an awesome game). If they were given a chance to take the awesome setting from Too Human and improve on the gameplay Too Human 2 would be amazing.
#20 Posted by Fish_Face_McGee (475 posts) -

I really hope it's not cancelled, but I think that there would have been some sort of announcement from somebody (MS, SK, or whoever may be their new publisher if MS dropped Too Human) that it was coming if it really was.

#21 Posted by ZombieHunterOG (3530 posts) -

THAT VIDEO LOOKED LIKE TRON ON ACID SO 
 
 
it looked almost just like tron

#22 Posted by Falconer (1684 posts) -

Lord knows Activision would probably pick the game up if Microsoft no longer wanted it.

#23 Posted by jakob187 (21665 posts) -

Hope it ain't cancelled, but I'm not holding my breath.

#24 Posted by Lozz (307 posts) -

E3 or it'll never happen.

#25 Posted by Hannar (2 posts) -

I think those of you anticipating a Too Human sequel will like some of the news coming out of  SiliconKnights.net  over the last week, particularly the news that SK intends to publish their next game themselves.     
#26 Edited by PureRok (4235 posts) -
@EvilTwin said:

" @Jedted said:

"M$"
@Zenaxzd said:
"M$"
Come on guys, really? "
Glad to see I'm not the only one who sees that as childish.

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