Archive

Space Marine Developer May Help with Warhammer 40k: Dark Millennium Online Development

Posted Fri, Jul 15, 2011 by Martuk

Vigil Games is reportedly getting some backup from Warhammer 40k: Space Marine developer Relic Entertainment for the development of their MMORPG, Warhammer 40k: Dark Millennium Online. Eurogamer reports that collaboration between the two began some time back with Vigil’s interest in the Space Marine combat mechanics and that once that game is complete, Relic team may lend Vigil a hand with completing Dark Millennium.

While there is no unifying or crossover narrative between the two games, both developers are collaborating to keep a consistency of the core combat mechanics.

"In terms of the some of the core mechanics, they were looking at our combat system quite carefully at one point to see if they could try and make it – not the same – but just have some level of consistency. That's definitely been a consideration."

Source: Eurogamer

GG_14_04
Everyone's favorite traditional evil cannon-fodder monster has had some PR work over the past few years, resulting in a strange image overhaul.
Satire
Sat, Dec 07, 2013
gunky
thq-logo.jpg

THQ is no more. The company assets have been auctioned off, but Warhammer 40k developer Vigil was not picked up.

Press Release, News, Official Announcements
Thu, Jan 24, 2013
Martuk
War40k.jpg

The fate of Warhammer 40k: Dark Millennium Online takes a twist that confuses even THQ about its future.

News
Thu, Dec 20, 2012
Martuk
thq-logo.jpg

Troubled publisher THQ files voluntary Chapter 11 Bankruptcy and enters into an asset purchase agreement with Clearlake Capital Group, L.P.

Press Release, News, Official Announcements
Wed, Dec 19, 2012
Martuk

News from around the 'Net