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Factor 5 believed to have shut down

By on December 18, 2008

Following recent news of redundancies at Factor 5, sources suggest that the studio may have closed its doors entirely.

While there has been no official statement, Shacknews and IGN are both reporting that Factor 5 has closed, putting the remaining 38 developers out of work.

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About Nicholas Lovell

Nicholas is the founder of Gamesbrief, a blog dedicated to the business of games. It aims to be informative, authoritative and above all helpful to developers grappling with business strategy. He is the author of a growing list of books about making money in the games industry and other digital media, including How to Publish a Game and Design Rules for Free-to-Play Games, and Penguin-published title The Curve: