PS1 News: Mucky Foot signs on with Activision. - PS1 News

Members Login: Register | Why sign up? | Forgot Password?

Mucky Foot signs on with Activision.

  Activision, publishers of the popular Tony Hawk franchise have announced that they have signed a deal with UK-based developer Mucky Foot. This deal revolves around a sequel to Blade that Mucky Foot will develop for next-generation console(s). Mucky Foot was the developer of Urban Chaos, which still resides as PSX Extreme lowest rated game ever, scoring an overall of 2.1, YUCK! Hopefully Mucky Foot does wonders for this new Blade sequel.

   When announcing this arrangement, Activision's Vice President, European Studios, Julian Lynn-Evans said, "Activision is committed to partnering with the very best British developers. Mucky Foot is clearly one of the most innovative talents in our business and I'm extremely pleased to have the opportunity to work with them".

   "We are delighted that Activision has decided to work with Mucky Foot on this exciting new project," stated Mike Diskett. "Activision's long-standing commitment to partnership and independent development, coupled with our vision as one of the pre-eminent game developers, will make for a winning combination."

   On the Mucky Foot website, it clearly states that an extremely early version of Blade 2 is running on a PS2 dev-kit, with a few textures, lighting, character animations and reportedly an excellent early physics model on screen. It will be interesting to see how all turns out, we may see some screens at E3 2001.

  

1/22/2001 SolidSnake

Put this on your webpage or blog:
Email this to a friend
Follow PSX Extreme on Twitter

Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on Google Share on MySpace Share on Delicious Share on Digg Share on Google Buzz Share via E-Mail Share via Tumblr Share via Posterous

Comments (0 posts)

There are no comments to display.

Leave a Comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

Our Poll

What's your current view of the "PS4 Neo?"
Love the idea, I want it!
I'm okay with it, I think.
Well, I really need to learn more.
I'm a little disappointed.
I absolutely HATE it.

Previous Poll Results