UPDATE: Scalebound Officially Cancelled

Discussion in 'GBAtemp & Scene News' started by Chary, Jan 9, 2017.

Jan 9, 2017
  1. Sonic Angel Knight

    Member Sonic Angel Knight GBAtemp Guru

    Joined:
    May 27, 2016
    Messages:
    5,656
    Location:
    New York
    Country:
    United States
    Well you could still maybe present some evidence during your investigation. :ninja:

    If the xbox are having problem with third party stuff that isn't any good. Their E3 2016 failed to impress me (Sorry if i offend) but i mean just hope platinum is okay since they do hold like some awesome games.... even though i only played 2. :rolleyes:
     


  2. retrofan_k

    Member retrofan_k GBAtemp Maniac

    Joined:
    May 31, 2013
    Messages:
    1,429
    Country:
    United Kingdom
    Those line up's are nothing new or original. My xbone has not been used at all in a year, so back to PC and PS4 it seems.
     
  3. jerzmob

    Newcomer jerzmob Advanced Member

    Joined:
    Sep 1, 2007
    Messages:
    66
    Country:
    United States
    Nintendo will buy platinum games & they will work on Nintendo ips. star fox zero was amazing but Nintendo themselves held that game back. no one really cared about scalebound btw....
     
  4. BORTZ

    Global Moderator BORTZ RIP Jake...

    Joined:
    Dec 2, 2007
    Messages:
    10,801
    Country:
    United States
    Not really surprised. I heard this was a "microsoft business decision" and we all know how well that worked out for Recore. Oh well, another nail in the Xbox brand name.
     
  5. Memoir

    Member Memoir Undeserved

    Joined:
    Jun 24, 2007
    Messages:
    3,012
    Location:
    Wyoming
    Country:
    United States
    I give up. This actually looked promising. What, did Microsoft not have enough to fund this game and it's devs?
     
  6. Txustra

    Member Txustra GBAtemp Regular

    Joined:
    May 18, 2013
    Messages:
    292
    Country:
    Spain
    Well, this is a great opportunity to buy a Xbox 360 then :)
     
  7. RemixDeluxe

    Member RemixDeluxe GBAtemp Psycho!

    Joined:
    Nov 23, 2010
    Messages:
    3,546
    Country:
    United States
    I'm genuinely interested to know the reason for the cancellation. I don't even own any Xbox systems but this was one game that would of made me jealous.
     
  8. jinzokami

    Newcomer jinzokami Member

    Joined:
    May 27, 2012
    Messages:
    33
    Country:
    United States
    guess i'm never getting an xbone.
    i was seriously considering getting one for this game and a few others too, but without scalebound the whole thing falls apart.
     
  9. netovsk

    Member netovsk GBAtemp Regular

    Joined:
    Jan 17, 2015
    Messages:
    281
    Country:
    Brazil
    I had this game in mind when I bought my X1, thankfully there is still a solid lineup for 2017 along with state of decay 2.
     
  10. Joe88

    Member Joe88 [λ]

    Joined:
    Jan 6, 2008
    Messages:
    11,263
    Location:
    NYC
    Country:
    United States
    They won't buy them because there is some weird curse with plastinum games. They make good games and they get high reviews but they are always commercial flops.
     
  11. VinLark

    Member VinLark It's only man's fear that carries him on

    Joined:
    Jun 11, 2016
    Messages:
    3,055
    Location:
    Leonard Cohen ‎– Greatest Hits
    Country:
    United States
    You can say shit on this site.Your mom won't look through your internet history.
     
    Subtle Demise likes this.
  12. grossaffe

    Member grossaffe GBAtemp Addict

    Joined:
    May 5, 2013
    Messages:
    2,202
    Country:
    United States
    Did Monolith Soft games generally sell well?
     
  13. DankRabbit

    Newcomer DankRabbit Member

    Joined:
    Nov 18, 2016
    Messages:
    12
    Country:
    United States
    This was my entire reason for buying an xbone rip
     
  14. shaunj66

    Administrator shaunj66 Administrator

    Joined:
    Oct 24, 2002
    Messages:
    9,873
    Location:
    South England
    Country:
    United Kingdom
    Never thought the game looked any good personally and the protagonist looks like the most try-hard, focus group generated character going.
     
  15. the_randomizer

    Member the_randomizer The Temp's official fox whisperer

    Joined:
    Apr 29, 2011
    Messages:
    18,031
    Location:
    Unknown
    Country:
    United States
    Funny, because they use another PC and the one I use is the one I bought, so, c'est la vie *Shrug*
     
  16. KingVamp

    Member KingVamp Great... AETHER!

    Joined:
    Sep 13, 2009
    Messages:
    9,807
    Country:
    United States
    I don't remember a moment when a company starts taking down videos of a cancelled game. If true, they are really going after this thing.

    I don't think there's away for Platinum to even take the IP with them. They could have at least finish it for the PC.
     
    Subtle Demise likes this.
  17. Chary
    OP

    Reporter Chary GBAtemp's #1 Naoto

    pip
    Joined:
    Oct 2, 2012
    Messages:
    3,299
    Location:
    Steins Gate World Line
    Country:
    United States
    UPDATE: Platinum makes a statement regarding the cancelation

     
  18. TotalInsanity4

    Member TotalInsanity4 GBAtemp Supreme Overlord

    Joined:
    Dec 1, 2014
    Messages:
    5,923
    Location:
    Under a rock
    Country:
    United States
    At least Crackdown 3 looks decent
     
  19. Imacaredformy2ds

    Member Imacaredformy2ds GBAtemp Regular Newbie

    Joined:
    Nov 17, 2016
    Messages:
    285
    Location:
    Monterrey, Nuevo León
    Country:
    Mexico
    someone delet this message pls
     
    Last edited by Imacaredformy2ds, Jan 12, 2017
  20. Tom Bombadildo

    Contributor Tom Bombadildo Honk!

    pip
    Joined:
    Jul 11, 2009
    Messages:
    9,214
    Location:
    I forgot
    Country:
    United States
    Amazon doesn't charge for pre-orders until the game ships, so the order will just be cancelled.
     

Share This Page