What did we do before Twitter? Oh, right: went outside.
By Alice Lynton on March 3, 2013 at 11:19 am
Gossip time. Gather round the water cooler, friends, colleagues and that guy who refills the vending machine; let’s dig up some juicy rumours about the next Saints Row game.
First, let’s hear from Chris Stockman. Stockman was one of the lead designers on the original Saint’s Row game before jumping ship for Human Head. He’s heard “around the campfire” that Saints Row 4 is headed to current generation consoles (and presumably PC) in late August.
Oooh! That would see it releasing just ahead of Grand Theft Auto V in September, which is bold but potentially clever, and the timing and platforms ties in with what we last heard from THQ about the anticipated sequel.
Speaking of THQ, after its collpase Saints Row and Volition were snaffled by Koch Media, parent company of the publisher Deep Silver. Let’s see what Deep Silver PR manager Aubrey Norris has been up to – what’s this? She’s teasing “something HUGE” at PAX East this year?
Well, well, well. Oh crap – boss is coming. Ahem! About that sales report…