hot  /  reviews  /  video  /  blogs  /  forum

Factor 5

Rogue Squadron photo
Rogue Squadron

Factor 5's canceled Rogue Squadron compilation sounds incredible


There was also going to be a multiplayer Rogue Squadon
Oct 10
As if we don't have enough canceled Star Wars games to mourn already, here's a couple more. During a recent Nintendo Voice Chat appearance, Factor 5 president Julian Eggebrecht opened up about a Rogue Squadron compilation and... read
 photo

Turrican Soundtrack Anthology delayed to spring 2013


It should be well worth the wait
Nov 26
Germany's own Chris Hülsbeck was honored by fans and colleagues at Soundtrack Cologne 9.0, with the 25-year veteran being the guest of honor at the conference event and concert celebrations. But with his presentation did... read
 photo

We got wind of a possible shutdown of developer Factor 5,, Inc a full five months ago, but of course we hoped that wasn't true. After all, no one wants to see a developer go out of business. Today the official website was upd... read feature

 photo

Rumortoid: Kid Icarus Wii renders leaked, look Ass-tastic


Feb 01
Yikes. These renders could be completely fake, they could be part of a pitch from Factor 5 to Nintendo, or they could be an actual work in progress from a new Kid Icarus game, but no matter how you slice it, they're pretty ha... read
 photo

Rumortoid: Nintendo 'bummed' that Kid Icarus Wii wasn't ready in 2008


Jan 13
Although I freaking love Animal Crossing: City Folk, I understand why a lot of people thought Nintendo's 2008 holiday line up was pretty weak. Compared to Q4 2007's releases of Metroid Prime 3 and Super Mario Galaxy, and Q4 2... read
 photo

Rumortoid: Factor 5 has closed its doors


Dec 21
It's starting to get a little depressing, having to write post after post about developers shutting down. Yet, here we are again. In a post on the IGN forums, Matt Casamassina claims an inside source has revealed to him that ... read
 photo

Factor 5 artist spills info on financial issues and canceled project, backpedals


Dec 08
If a quickly-disappearing blog post by Factor 5 artist Sam Baker is to be believed, the developer hasn't been immune to recent economic hardships, resulting in the cancellation of at least one project. In a recent blog p... read
 photo

Factor 5 absolves itself over Lair being a big pile of wank


Sep 05
To say that Lair has not received the warmest of welcomes by reviewers is to perhaps put things a tad mildly. A long time in development and the usual make-or-break hype has not done enough to stop people panning Factor 5's b... read
 photo

GCDC: Factor 5 president lambasts ratings board for treatment of games


Aug 20
Speaking at the Games Convention Developers Conference in Germany, Factor 5 president Julian Eggebrecht (a name that makes me want eggy bread) has stated that games are not being taken seriously enough, even by their very own... read






Back to Top