RSS Feeds NGN on Facebook NGN on Twitter NGN on YouTube
Welcome, Guest. Login | Register | PW? ]
Header logo

Boss Key Productions shuts down

Studio led by Cliff Bleszinski was unable to find a breakthrough

Posted on

Cliff Bleszinski has announced that his development studio Boss Key Productions has been shut down.

In a statement on Twitter, the founder said while the studio had a great time together, their games were unable to find a large enough audience to carry the team forward.

The only release from Boss Key Productions was last year's LawBreakers, a solid shooter that was unable to gain traction with fans and released at a busy time in the genre. Their newest project, a battle royale game Radical Heights, never left early access.

Trouble was perhaps brewing when in December, Boss Key cofounder Arjan Brussee returned to his previous employer, Epic Games, to work on the mobile version of Fortnite.

Cliff Bleszinski is known as the major public face of Epic Games for many years and the man behind Gears of War. He left the company in 2012 and formed Boss Key in April of 2014.

[Thanks Ars]

LawBreakers game

Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Screens







Online
There is currently 1 member and 108 guests on the website right now.
Who's On?
Activity in the past 10 minutes:
Best News this Month
Jump Force open beta this weekend
Everyone can try the upcoming fighting game

Posted 6 days ago
Activision to transfer rights for Destiny to Bungie
Developer will take control of the franchise going forward
12 days ago
Free PlayStation Plus games for January 2019
Fun in the snow, adventures in a mysterious land, and more
28 days ago
PlayStation 4 sales reach 91 million units
The console continues to perform well for Sony
15 days ago
Yoshi's Crafted World out in March
New game starring Yoshi is coming to the Switch this Spring
14 days ago
Latest Comments
Console versions of OVERKILL's The Walking Dead...
Jan 22, 2019 by czeeg
starbreeze really in trouble here i think
Game of the Year Awards 2018
Jan 13, 2019 by crutiye
the rpg award should be Dragon quest was the best this...
Hunt: Showdown beta gets update 3.0
Jan 12, 2019 by Alex V
there's been no news since August 2018 on Xbox...
Hunt: Showdown beta gets update 3.0
Jan 12, 2019 by Andrew Nuernberg
whe is it planned to frelease on xbox preview
Activision to transfer rights for Destiny to...
Jan 12, 2019 by Jocko Johnson
it's better for Bungie, Activision is on the verge of...
New Game Network NGN Facebook NGN Twitter NGN Youtube NGN RSS