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Human Head Studios, now Roundhouse Studios, is being sued by Ragnarok

9 days ago   |   By Android Central

A messy situation where a studio that no longer exists is being sued.
What you need to know
Human Head Studios, developer of games such as Prey (2007) and Rune II, shut down a while ago.
The entire team was acquired by Bethesda Softworks and reorganized into Roundhouse Studios.
Human Head Studios is being sued by Ragnarok, publisher of Rune II.
Ragnarok alleges that Human Head Studios caused multiple delays for the game and has refused to provide the source code for the game.
A short while ago, Human Head Studios, the developer of games such as Prey (2007) and Rune II, shut down...
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Human Head Studios, now Roundhouse Studios, is being sued by Ragnarok

Human Head Studios, now Roundhouse Studios, is being sued by Ragnarok

9 days ago   |   By Windows Central

A messy situation where a studio that no longer exists is being sued.
What you need to know
Human Head Studios, developer of games such as Prey (2007) and Rune II, shut down a while ago.
The entire team was acquired by Bethesda Softworks and reorganized into Roundhouse Studios.
Human Head Studios is being sued by Ragnarok, publisher of Rune II.
Ragnarok alleges that Human Head Studios caused multiple delays for the game and has refused to provide the source code for the game.
A short while ago, Human Head Studios, the developer of games such as Prey (2007) and Rune II, shut down...
Read more ...

 

Ex-Human Head devs sued by Rune II publisher

Ex-Human Head devs sued by Rune II publisher

9 days ago   |   By GamesIndustry

Ragnarok Game accuses defunct studio and its co-founders of fraud, holding game assets hostage
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Rune 2's publisher is suing the former developers for control of the game's code

9 days ago   |   By Rock, Paper, Shotgun

Nordic action-RPG Rune 2 released on November 12th. The next day, its developers Human Head Studios announced their closure and that all of its development team were offered new positions at a new studio with Bethesda. Apparently they failed to mention this crucial detail to Rune 2's publisher. Now Ragnarok Game are suing Human Head to regain control of the game's source code and assets.
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