"The acquisition of IO secures the future rights of the Hitman series and significantly strengthens Eidos
' European creative base and development resource," Eidos
said in a statement.
COMPUTER games maker Eidos
switched takeover partners after supporting a higher approach from rival firm SCi Entertainment.
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said Insight Investment Management and Cazenove Capital Management, which together have a 13% stake in the company, have backed the offer from Square Enix's subsidiary SQEX.
, formerly SCi Entertainment Group, said that while Underworld's performance in the UK, France and Germany was on target, the US market was weaker than expected and that it has since revised its sales assumptions for the title.
In an unprecedented move for the video games industry, Eidos
will offer the downloadable version of the famous game franchise on a 'pay what you want' model.
Therapeutics is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on addressing the large and growing unmet need in diseases caused by transthyretin (TTR) amyloidosis (ATTR).
In a possible response to (http://www.ibtimes.com/deus-ex-fall-reveal-angers-fans-us-too-1292573) intense backlash from "Deus Ex" fans, Eidos
Montreal announced (http://community.eidosmontreal.com/blogs/Deus-Ex-The-Fall-Announced) on its blog and (https://twitter.com/eidosmontreal) via Twitter that "Deus Ex: The Fall" will also be coming to Android.
said: "When ticket prices are at a premium, we are offering the chance to try the new version for the price fans want to pay."
Shares in London- based Eidos
soared as much as 127% after news of the offer from Square Enix, which is best known for its Final Fantasy and Dragon Quest games brands.
TOMB Raider game publisher Eidos
has issued a profits warning after Lara Croft failed to punch through the economic gloom.
HAD high hopes for Kane and Lynch, a GTA style shooter from Eidos
. The plot goes that Kane is rescued from death row and given 48 hours to retrieve a package for a group called the seven.
Interactive Ltd., one of the world's leading publishers and developers of entertainment software, has confirmed that Lara Croft Tomb Raider: Anniversary will be on store shelves throughout North America from June 5th, 2007 for the PlayStation(R)2 computer entertainment system and Windows PC.
The new owner of Eidos
yesterday showed signs that its efforts to return the computer games maker to profitability were working.