Pour one out for Visceral's former Star Wars game.
EA officially confirmed in an October blog post that the untitled Star Wars game had not necessarily been canceled, but between a full studio's closure and "shifting the game to be a broader experience that allows for more variety and player agency", it would nearly certainly not resemble Hennig and Visceral's original project, which EA had described as "a story-based, linear game".
She also commented that EA Vancouver is now working on something that's different from what they wanted to do with the game. As far as her new studio is concerned, she shared that she is "consulting with some people" (including several VR companies) and that she hopes to begin bringing on employees to begin working on new projects, aiming for a small team at a max of 15 members.
Update: Amy Hennig has spoken out on Twitter to clarify any confusion regarding her Star Wars game reportedly being shelved. It makes it sound like I just went home!
"Hennig explained that despite the setbacks from the cancellation of the Star Wars project she was developing - which originally was planned as a single-player, narrative-driven action-adventure game - she explained that she "[gets] along with all those people [at EA]", but is now "working independently and staying independent". The Vancouver studio is working on something pretty different. Hennig said the new open-world approach was much different than what her team had been working on. Amy is an wonderful storyteller-a crafter and a creator.
Now we know she is no longer with EA. "We wish Amy all the best with what comes next, and we will all be watching with excitement", the company said in a statement to The Verge.
More than 42,000 Americans died from opioid overdoses in 2016, according to the latest numbers from the U.S. They are being charged for their roles in prescribing and distributing addictive painkillers.
The American Civil Liberties Union said the decision will " go down in history as one of the Supreme Court's greatest failures". Allowing discrimination to emanate from our nation's highest office undermines the Constitution and our values as a nation.
The interview comes alongside the debut of a new Sports Illustrated documentary about the family's search for answers. Was that the only thing that attributed to his death? "I don't know", Kym Hilinski said in the documentary .
Neither team is a lock to win its next game, of course, but it's easy to see why England won't be that disheartened by its loss. How both sides approach the match will be a good indicator of their respective philosophies and team culture.
After months of speculation that it would get into the pharmacy business, online retailer Amazon is buying a pharmacy company. The startup has raised upwards of $120 million in funding from backers including TechStars, Menlo Ventures, and Accel.
Portugal winger Gelson Martins and left-back Raphael Guerreiro are in contention to play after they returned to full training. With 27 meetings against Ronaldo in the fiery Madrid derby, Godin knows how to shackle the evergreen forward.
The company plans to have an update today on the feature, when and if it will return, but now we're left in the dark. MrPopoTFS on Reddit (a developer at the game) has clarified when we can see an update for Playground mode hit.
Food and Drug Administration announced Monday, June 25, that it's approved a marijuana-derived drug for the first time . LGA and Dravet syndrome develop in childhood and are rare, severe forms of epilepsy that are notoriously hard to treat.
In his monologue Monday, he added, "When Trump heard, he was like, 'I love RAICES - they're my favorite peanut butter cup". Jimmy Fallon has never been a fan of talking about politics. "That's all I'm here to do, is make you happy".
Japan and Senegal finished tied on almost every tiebreaker, so things had to be decided based on FIFA Fair Play points. Sanchez thwarted Senegal's star man again on 26 minutes after Mane had skilfully turned away from Mina.
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Sardar Azmoun's header was blocked by Cedric Soares' arm, with referee Enrique Caceres again opting not to point to the spot. He marked the occasion with a saved penalty too. "When there is a penalty, everything becomes more warm in the pitch".
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Ronaldo was involved somewhat in Portugal's goal , even if he didn't come close to getting a touch on the cross. But there was no late video review to benefit Portugal as Ronaldo's fourth World Cup came to an uneventful end.
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Frustration could have set in, but he was pleased he remained patient, adding: "I felt like mentally I was pretty good". But really, really cool for us to see people just kind of having a good time sitting up on the hill.
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African side Senegal , became the victims of the fair play tiebreaker, after they finished level on points with Japan in Group H . It's the first time in World Cup history that a team has been eliminated on the basis of fair play points.
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The Serbian football association reportedly complained to FIFA before the game about the Kosovo flag on one of Shaqiri's boots. Serbia coach Mladen Krstajic kept his council in his post-match news conference, refusing to condemn the officials.