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Rumor: Whore of the Orient action adventure aiming for 2015

KMM Interactive, the studio that picked up Brendan McNamara and the remnants of L.A. Noire's Team Bondi, posted openings that suggest the group's next game, Whore of the Orient, is scheduled to be complete in 2015. Spotted by Superannuation, job openings describe the game as a "narrative action...

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LA Noire team's 'Whore of the Orient' headed next-gen, published by WB

A new website for LA Noire dev Team Bondi's next game, Whore of the Orient, popped up this morning (as discovered by OPM), along with new information about the barely mentioned "great untold story." The game is headed to "next generation games consoles and PC" with Warner Bros. Interactive as...

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'Whore of the Orient' is next game by LA Noire studio head

Team Bondi founder Brendan McNamara's next game will be titled Whore of the Orient, according to Australia's Financial Review. Little to nothing is known beyond the title -- which has already sent FOX News segment producers into a Bengay-rubbing tingly fervor -- with McNamara previously stating...

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Team Bondi founder McNamara writing game based on a 'great untold story'

Ever since Team Bondi got shuttered, Brendan McNamara has been all too willing to share his unique insight on L.A. Noire, the studio's final game. Based on comments made to Eurogamer, he's ready to move on now. McNamara claims to be writing a new game based on "one of the great untold stories...

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McNamara explains why LA Noire's Cole seemed like a 'psycho'

Former Team Bondi head Brendan McNamara recently illuminated why L.A. Noire's Detective Cole Phelps would often ... overreact during interrogations. "When we originally wrote the game the questions you asked were coax, force and lie. It was actually force because it was a more aggressive...

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Rumor: Team Bondi to be acquired by Mad Max studio, KMM

Mad Max's George Miller is playing host to the artists behind L.A. Noire, Team Bondi, as the developer faces a tortured reputation, burned bridges with Rockstar and is in need of fresh studio support, according to sources at Kotaku. Team Bondi bossman Brendan McNamara has been spotted touring...

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L.A. Noire lead programmer defends Team Bondi, admits development hardship

Team Bondi has caught a lot of flack from ex-staffers recently about unfair work hours in the final weeks of L.A. Noire development. Lead gameplay programmer Dave Heironymus recently defended the company to the IGDA in a letter republished by Gamasutra, explaining that he "didn't want to see...

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L.A. Noire's mocap system claims to set new bar for 3D performances

"Traditional motion capture could never bring to life the subtle nuances of the chaotic criminal underworld of L.A. Noire in the same way as MotionScan," claims Team Bondi's Brendan McNamara, commenting on MotionScan. It's the new motion capture technology being employed first by his studio's moody...

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