A report on
offers some speculation about the possibility that Lionhead Studios, the
U.K.-based developer founded by gaming icon Peter Molyneux, may be in the
process of being acquired (thanks
The news was yet to be confirmed at the time of press, but the
Guildford studio has been linked with the likes of Activision, Microsoft and
Eidos. The latter has denied a swoop, leaving the two US publishers - who both
boast strong relationships with Lionhead - as frontrunners.