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Deep Silver confirms acquisition of Saints Row, Metro and Volition

Koch Media/Deep Silver officially announced today it has secured the intellectual property rights for two THQ franchises: Saints Row and Metro. It has also obtained Volition, the Chicago-based development studio responsible for Saints Row. "These franchises hold a special place in the hearts and mi...

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Saints Row franchise ships 11 million units, SR: The Third expansion due in Sept.

As part of today's year-end financials, THQ announced that the Saints Row franchise has shipped 11 million units globally. Speaking specifically to the latest installment, Saints Row: The Third, the company revealed it has shipped over 4.25 million units and that "the game has generated the highest...

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Australian indie: From ratings systems to a boom of small studios, how AU will survive

Australia has one of the most lenient video-game-rating systems in the world. No, really -- despite its reputation as an ultra-conservative, mature-rating hating government, "the reality is that many more games that are restricted to 17-year-olds in the U.S. or 18-year-olds in Europe are avail...

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THQ's Bilson outs Saints Row 4, says it'll be much 'wilder'

There's no doubt that the Saints Row franchise is a big deal for THQ -- especially now, since the publisher just killed one of its biggest -- and it looks like work on a fourth entry is already underway. THQ's Executive VP of Bean Spilling, Danny Bilson, dropped the news during a video interview ...

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'Saints Row: Money Shot' rated, alleged screens posted

Over the weekend, a rating for something under the super classy title "Saints Row: Money Shot" appeared on the Australian Ratings Board database. All we know officially is that it's developed by THQ Digital Phoenix and earned an MA15 rating. Unofficially, however, we have some screenshots post...

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THQ: 'We are not developing Saints Row: Drive By'

THQ left very little room for interpretation today in regards to Saints Row: Drive By, the XBLA and PSN spinoff of its puerile open-world series. "We are not developing Saints Row: Drive By," a THQ rep told Joystiq, confirming reports of its cancellation. That likely means there won't be a 3DS...

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Hour-long documentary goes behind the scenes at Volition

Game Informer's story on Saints Row: The Third started with just a few screenshots, but apparently the magazine had some extra video footage around, so it decided to turn it into a nearly one hour long documentary on the entire Volition studio, from its PC beginnings with Descent: Freespace, up i...

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Saints Row XBLA aiming to be 'more unique,' says THQ's Bilson

Not much is known about THQ's downloadable Saints Row title, save for the fact that it's in development for Xbox Live and is also likely to land on Nintendo's 3DS in some form. In a new interview with Shacknews, THQ's head of core games, Danny Bilson, alluded to some changes made to the title's dir...

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Saints Row Double Pack bundles two games, many logos

If you're interested in picking up the Saints Row games (Saints Row and Saints Row 2), but haven't played any Saints Row yet, you stand to benefit from the Saints Row Double Pack, out on Xbox 360 on September 7. The Saints Row Double Pack features both Saints Row and Saints Row 2, ,on separate Sa...

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THQ: Saint's Row for 3DS was already being made for Xbox Live Arcade

The Nintendo 3DS game list has a lot of predictable titles on it, but seeing Saint's Row on there was somewhat of a surprise. But it was a natural fit, as THQ VP Danny Bilson recently said. Not only was Nintendo enthusiastic about putting mature content on its new system, but "the interesting thing...

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