Acclaim Closings

A story on MCV (thanks Frans) indicates the bad news just keeps getting worse for besieged developer/publisher Acclaim, which looks to be entering its death throes with some closing announcements:
The company earlier this week announced that it was seeking additional funding, but warned that bankruptcy was a possibility. Sadly, that now looks like being the reality.

Yesterday, the Acclaim Texas facility was closed and this morning the publisher’s Manchester studio was shut down with a loss of 130 jobs. Meanwhile, the European head office in Kensington is not answering its phones.

A announcement to NASDAQ is expected this afternoon.
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That is the one game that I would love to have an updated, PC version of. Imagine using the Cryengine for that - in fact, did the demos of it not originally have dinosaurs?

Turok - w00t
Turok 2 - w...0...0...t (sorry, the framerate is making things slow)
Turok everything else - Bleh.

Wanting to go back to large, mystical levels set in jungles and ruins,
Ray

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