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#175219 - 07/14/07 10:36 AM Re: Microids Site Still Alive and Kicking! [Re: Becky]
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Thank you Singer
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#175221 - 07/14/07 10:39 AM Re: Microids Site Still Alive and Kicking! [Re: Carla]
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Thanks Carla.. after taking a look at the Microids site --and seeing "Nostradamus: Last Prophecy"-- (& viewing GB Latest & Upcoming for this game) I added another game to my BAAGS list .

#175227 - 07/14/07 10:49 AM Re: Microids Site Still Alive and Kicking! [Re: GreyFuss]
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Confusing, isn't it? crazy I'm not even sure I have the details precisely right, but that's the gist. The similar names makes a mess of understanding things, but on a practical level, it's easiest to consider Microids Canada a branch of MC2-Microids, and while the branch shut down, the head office did not. The head office still owns everything, and has started to be more active again. The development branch is still gone, though.

I know a lot of people most want to see a Still Life sequel, but really MC2-Microids becoming an active distributor is huge news in itself. They're bringing Nostradamus and Dracula 3 to North America, and Sinking Island to the U.S. That's not too shabby for a re-emergence on the scene. smile
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#175304 - 07/14/07 02:31 PM Re: Microids Site Still Alive and Kicking! [Re: Singer]
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Hi GreyFuss,
I'm with you as I would like to see Kate and Victoria again, too. They were both such great characters to play! This is the biggest reason why I like third person adventure games. And when I miss someone after playing a game, I know I have just played a great game!
To love is to be happy with!

#175331 - 07/14/07 03:45 PM Re: Microids Site Still Alive and Kicking! [Re: sierramindy]
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Thank you, Carla,Becky,Singer and all, This sounds wonderful, especially Nostradamus. My BAAGS pile just got bigger again.
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#175449 - 07/14/07 09:32 PM Re: Microids Site Still Alive and Kicking! [Re: Carla]
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Registered: 06/18/07
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Phenomenal news...I just finished Still Life tonight...LOVED IT! by the way, does anyone have a guess who the killer is/was?

Thanks for the update!


"Always forgive your enemies, nothing annoys them so much."

#175453 - 07/14/07 09:40 PM Re: Microids Site Still Alive and Kicking! [Re: deelberger]
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Do a search in the archived adventure games forum and see different opinions about the Still Life ending and the killer. Thanks.

#175457 - 07/14/07 09:46 PM Re: Microids Site Still Alive and Kicking! [Re: deelberger]
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Dee, you can see some Discussion on the ending HERE.

EDIT: Hi MaG...I was too slow. lol

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Edited by BrownEyedTigre (07/14/07 09:47 PM)
Edit Reason: Missed MaGs post.
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#175458 - 07/14/07 09:47 PM Re: Microids Site Still Alive and Kicking! [Re: MaG]
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Basically I don't care who takes up what, or who owns what, or who will develop what,..As long as they make the same games as before thumbsup

Edited by Darleen2003 (07/14/07 09:48 PM)
Luv Dar

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#175489 - 07/14/07 10:55 PM Re: Microids Site Still Alive and Kicking! [Re: bouv mama]
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I enjoyed Still Life and hope sequel out soon...and looking forward as well to the Dracula title!

#175593 - 07/15/07 09:12 AM Re: Microids site still alive and kicking! [Re: bermag45]
DaveHT Offline
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this is great news!

i missed MC2-Microïds. they make very good game with great graphics. i am glad to hear about the dracula sequel too!

#175657 - 07/15/07 11:14 AM Re: Microids site still alive and kicking! [Re: DaveHT]
Tracy Offline
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Great news. I loved their games and the idea of a Dracula 3 game is awesome!

Thanks so much for posting this--it's always great to hear that a company is coming back to life. smile

“It is never too late to be what you might have been.”
― George Eliot

#187375 - 08/10/07 04:13 PM Re: Microids site still alive and kicking! [Re: Tracy]
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Just finished Still Life and can't wait for the 3rd installment of the Post Mortem trilogy.

#187587 - 08/11/07 06:51 AM Re: Microids Site Still Alive and Kicking! [Re: GreyFuss]
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Boy would I also Ilike to see a continuing role of Kate Walker or Victoria McPhearson.

#188143 - 08/12/07 01:15 PM Re: Microids Site Still Alive and Kicking! [Re: GBC]
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Yeah unfortunately for both characters it's almost certain that we will not be seeing them again.
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