Everything old is new again: 7 video game reboots

The wolfensteinfilm world’s not the only segment of the entertainment industry that’s rebooting its greatest hits. It’s pretty common practice in the video game world as well.

In the not too distant past, we’ve seen the rebirth Tomb Raider, Thief, and Panzer Dragoon, to name a few. Publishers are digging through their catalogs to find franchises that need a restart. Here’s a look at what’s new and what’s just down the road.

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Disney shuts down LucasArts

Gamers lucasarts-top640who felt a great disturbance in the Force Wednesday — as if millions of voices suddenly cried out in terror and were suddenly silenced — weren’t imagining things.

Disney has shuttered LucasArts, the long-running game development wing of Lucasfilm, effectively ending all internal development at the company and laying off the majority of the staff.

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