Happy Ending: Crytek Scoops Up Core of Vigil Games for New Austin Studio
Video game publisher THQ's bankruptcy was an unfortunate mess made palatable by the fact that the majority of their assets and studios were picked up by other interested parties. We say "majority" because Darksiders developer Vigil Games was left out in the cold to die thanks to having just released a game not too long ago. The video game industry is not known to be one of stability. Even so, it looks like not being gobbled up at auction will produce some interesting results since Crytek, another video game developer, has recruited the core members of Vigil Games for a new Austin-based studio: Crytek USA.Read on...