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"Psychopaths" at LucasArts Led to Cancellation of Star Wars: Battlefront III, Former Studio Exec Says [Lucasarts]

Star Wars: Battlefront III was once a game well and truly in development, at UK studio Free Radical. Since its 2008 cancellation, it has been supposedly off and on more times than anyone can count. Like many studios, Free Radical had its fair share of ups and downs, hits and misses over the years. But despite the mixed successes of their earlier games, it was one particular brush with the dark side of Star Wars that finally pushed them over the edge.
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An hour of Star Wars: Battlefront 3 reveals cancelled game

Entertainment / Video Games : Shack News (3 years ago)

Star Wars: Battlefront III was "pretty much done" when LucasArts cancelled the multiplayer Star War 'em up, developer Free Radical has said. Almost a whole hour of snazzy new footage from a leaked alpha build shows just how far alon... Read Post

Ex-Free Radical execs slam LucasArts 'psychopaths'

Entertainment / Video Games : CVG (3 years ago)

Battlefront 3 publisher engaged in "stalling tactics", claims dev. Former bosses of closed TimeSplitters studio Free Radical have slammed LucasArts for "stalling tactics" and branded executives "psychopaths".Click here to read the f... Read Post

Star Wars: Battlefront III "Mediocre", Snipes Former Lucasarts Developer

Entertainment / Video Games : Kotaku (2 years ago)

Free Radical co-founder Steve Ellis raised some eyebrows last week when he said that the mythical Star Wars: Battlefront III, the dead game that just will not die, was "99% done" at his studio when publishers pulled the plug. More » Read Post

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