Kane & Lynch: Dead Men News (PC)

Report: Gerard Butler aboard Kane & Lynch movie project

Posted: 05.11.2013 by Technet2k

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According to reports from the Hollywood land, actor Gerard Butler will star as Kane in the upcoming Kane & Lynch movie project with F. Gary Gray set to direct. The role of Lynch is being offered to Vin Diesel.

Since 2007 a movie adaptation of IO Interactive's game has been in the works. Nothing has been heard of the Kane & Lynch franchise since 2010's Dog Days with a Metacritic in the low 60s.

Jesper Kyd "would love to work with BioWare again" Poll

Posted: 08.11.2012 by Technet2k

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Composer Jesper Kyd who has produced quite the resume in terms of scores for video games judges what projects he'll work on if it grants opportunity to "create something original, not who's developing it."

Having said that though he'd "love to work with BioWare" once again, having partnered with them for MDK2. Kyd also said he was "humbled" by the "overwhelming reception" to his Assassin's Creed II score.

Square Enix trademark 'Sleeping Dogs', fans speculate Kane & Lynch 3

Posted: 24.01.2012 by Technet2k

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IO Interactive released Kane & Lynch 2: Dog Days in 2010 and hinted that more was to come from the psychotic duo. Does the Square Enix trademark for 'Sleeping Dogs' herald a return?

Late last year a job post at developer IO called for a senior multiplayer programmer to work on a title featuring "strong cooperative multiplayer elements," which easily fits.

More Kane & Lynch is planned, they're "not going to disappear"

Posted: 02.12.2010 by Technet2k

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Eidos life president Ian Livingstone has confirmed there will be more Kane & Lynch coming from Danish-based IO Interactive, despite the "Marmite effect".

He admits people either "loved it or hated it" with the sequel and its shaky home video style camera. It was "thrill-a-minute instant action stuff," said Livingstone.

IO "can confirm" studio job losses

Posted: 02.11.2010 by Technet2k

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Rumours say that around 30 developers have lost their posts at Hitman developer IO Interactive following a cancelled agreement with Microsoft.

While not mentioning any numbers, IO's Niels Jorgensen "can confirm" they've reduced the studio's headcount. It's a "natural part" of game development.