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News: Eternity's Child Status Update

Eternity's Child Status Update

If you're wondering what ever happened to Eternity's Child, wonder no more.

You may have noticed that it's been quite awhile since we've heard any news on Alten8's upcoming WiiWare title Eternity's Child. Well we managed to get in contact with Alten8 regarding a status update on the title and CEO Paul Andrews was kind enough to give us a little information regarding the game's current status. Yes..

News: Squibs Arcade - LCD Madness From Alten8

Squibs Arcade - LCD Madness From Alten8

All your game are belong to us!

Squibs Arcade is certainly one of the more unique upcoming WiiWare titles we have come across. It’s basically a parody of all the top rated titles for Xbox 360, PS3 and Wii, oh yeah and Assassins Creed too! The trick is all these modern games are stripped down to their core gameplay essentials and presented as a LCD game from yesteryear. Our pals over at Alten8..

News: Eternity’s Child – Still Alive, Coming in 2009

Eternity’s Child – Still Alive, Coming in 2009

Luc Bernard’s Eternity’s Child is easily one of the most hyped WiiWare releases of all time and despite months of speculation and chatter, it’s still not available. Having heard about release dates ranging from ‘Christmas 2008’ to ‘sometime in 2009’ we decided to get the official word from publisher Alten8 – who also happen to be handling the coding duties, too.

We’ve been told that Eternity’s Child is DEFINTELY still being worked on. The horrendous delay is due to Alten8 having to totally re-code the game in order to avoid the same pitfalls that seemed to blight the PC rele...

News: Eternity's Child Delayed - Sequel Announced!

Eternity's Child Delayed - Sequel Announced!

Our good friend Luc Bernard has just sent word that the WiiWare version of Eternity's Child will be slightly delayed due to difficulty in porting the game over from the PC version. Luc has told us that Alten8, the publisher of the WiiWare version of the game, has someone working on the project full time in order to get it ready for release hopefully by the end of the year.

He's also told us that the WiiWare version of Eternity's Child will have an added Challenge Mode where players can play through levels that were created by gamers using the PC version's level...

News: Eternity's Child Demo Now Available!

Eternity's Child Demo Now Available!

Well for all those of you out there who have been patiently awaiting Luc Bernard's upcoming WiiWare title Eternity's Child, our friend Luc has just sent word that the Eternity's Child Demo is now up on Steam. Luc also sent along a personal message for the fans as well.

The EC demo is out, so people can test it out. The demo level won't be in the WiiWare version, and the WiiWare version will have..

News: Luc Bernard Quits Videogame Development

Luc Bernard Quits Videogame Development

Some rather upsetting news has reached our ears today. Luc Bernard – the creator of WiiWare title Eternity’s Child and a firm friend of the site – has announced via his blog that he is quitting the videogame industry. He will be pursuing a career in graphic novels instead.

Bernard has recently been on the receiving end of some rather bad press...

News: Play Eternity’s Child Prequel – For Free!

Play Eternity’s Child Prequel – For Free!

Not many people seem to be aware that the upcoming WiiWare title Eternity’s Child actually started life as a mobile phone game. It was never officially released but creator Luc Bernard has put it on his site as a free download. What a kindly gent he is.

Eternity's Child: The Lost Chapter (snappy title, eh?) showcases a gorgeous artstyle, with lovely hand drawn 2D visuals. If you’re sufficiently..

News: WiiWare Preview - Eternity's Child

WiiWare Preview - Eternity's Child

Luc Bernard was kind enough to send us over a new preview build of his upcoming WiiWare platformer Eternity’s Child complete with tons of new levels to play. We've also added a bunch of new screen shots of the game in action which you can see at the bottom of this preview.

You might remember that we did a preview of the game last month, but for those of you that missed it, you can check it out..

News: Alten8: Eternity's Child Is Coming To North America

Alten8: Eternity's Child Is Coming To North America

Just a few short days ago we posted a story that seemed to confirm that the highly anticipated WiiWare title Eternity’s Child was not planned for release in North America. This news came from the game’s creator Luc Bernard and was followed by the sound of wailing and the gnashing of teeth.

However, in a bizarre twist to this tale, we’ve since been contacted by the publishers of the WiiWare..