Too Human News (Xbox360)

Too Human pulled from Xbox Live Marketplace

Posted: 18.01.2013 by JonahFalcon

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Thanks to the ruling by US courts that stated developer Silicon Knights had to recall and destroy any games which used the Unreal Engine, Too Human has been pulled from Xbox Live Marketplace.

Silicon Knights Ordered to Recall and Destroy All Unsold Copies of Too Human, X-Men: Destiny and Siren, others

Posted: 09.11.2012 by Nakerman

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Silicon Knights recently lost a legal battle against Epic Games. The company has been ordered to recall and destroy any unsold copies of Too Human, The Box/Ritualyst, The Sandman, X-Men: Destiny and Siren in the Maelstrom.

Silicon Knights lays off "small number"

Posted: 12.06.2012 by Technet2k

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Dennis Dyack of Too Human developer Silicon Knights has confirmed that the Ontario-based developer has had to let some people go, "scaling back to a core group" moving forward.

In November the studio let 45 workers go dropping the head count to about 40. Dyack says the Nintendo rumours are "not true and has no basis in fact". Silicon owes Epic $4.5m.

Judge sets Silicon Knights damages suit payout at $1

Posted: 22.05.2012 by JonahFalcon

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Judge James Dever III has rendered his own damages estimate of Silicon Knight's lawsuit against Epic Games for "technical problems" with the Unreal Engine during the development of Too Human. While Silicon Knights demanded $58M in damages, the judge has stated that the monetary harm incurred is a whopping $1.

Judge ruling deals Silicon Knights a serious blow in suit against Epic Games

Posted: 31.12.2011 by JonahFalcon

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Chief District Judge James Dever III has dismissed Silicon Knight's key testimony in a lawsuit aimed at Epic Games, which has dealt a serious blow to the developer's case. The court lambasted expert witness Terry Lloyd's damage estimates, calling Lloyd "not qualified" and his testimonial "unreliable and speculative".

The testimony which was dismissed by the court was a six part cost breakdown on theoretical lost income due to Epic for allegedly failing to "provide a working game engine" for Too Human. Epic was accused of "sabotaging" Too Human for the sake of Gears of War.