After FASA Interactive did a great job with the original Crimson Skies and Mechwarrior 4 games, gamers were in heaven.|
Then we got betrayed. MechAssault, MechAssault 2, Crimson Skies 2, and of course the abomination that they called "Shadowrun"... ugh. All the result of Microsoft acquiring FASA Int.
Now, there's a chance things might get better again - someone has rescued the properties from M$, a couple years after Mechwarrior 5 was cancelled in favor of the utterly craptastic MechAssault 2.
"FASA, WizKids and 42 Entertainment founder Jordan Weisman has announced, via the website of his newest venture-backed startup Smith & Tinker, that he has licensed the 'electronic entertainment' rights to his MechWarrior, Shadowrun and Crimson Skies properties from Microsoft.Here's hoping for another run of solid, fun, good games. I can so easily imagine a MechWarrior or Shadowrun MMO...