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Thief Source Code Recovered?

The petition for Thief 1&2 source publication is a lengthy forum thread where users implore Eidos to release the source code to the first two installments in the beloved Thief series of stealth games. A recent post there has an unconfirmed report that the Thief source code has been found after being presumed lost. This does not mean the source is any closer to release, but if the report is accurate, it does mean it is at least possible. Here's word: "Community member tracks down some former LGS developers. One of these developers finds that they have the source code backed up. The code is then handed over to Eidos....which brings us to present day....still nothing."

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17. Re: Thief Source Code Recovered? Oct 17, 2010, 07:16 osage no onna
 
Yeah, some of these things are really impressive. One FM (series of FMs) that really stretches the engine to its limits is Circle of Stone and Shadow chapter 2. Easily outdoes anything Looking Glass ever did with it, in my opinion (although I suppose it was in the making for close to a decade).  
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