The claims against Nacon include Nacon’s refusal to pay royalties, with the total owed now “roughly 1 million euros,” as well as misleading marketing, implying that Nacon was the game’s developer. Your device must meet all minimum requirements to open this product, Your device should meet these requirements for the best experience. Something rots in Venice. There is a better game, deep in the Council's catacombs. This behaviour, unworthy of any professional, is unacceptable and Nacon intends to take legal action so as to get them convicted and obtain redress. Arturo will call it a whetstone. Inside Arturo Castiglione's office by a column (85,275). The Sinking City launched on PC as an Epic Games Store exclusive but had pages on both Steam and Gog.com in anticipation of its release on those respective platforms, after its one-year deal with Epic would have expired. We’ve contacted Nacon for comment, but did not receive a response at the time of publication. All Rights Reserved. The half-submerged city of Oakmont is gripped by supernatural forces. GAME OVER. - An oppressive atmosphere and story inspired by the universe of H.P. Manage cookie settings. Yes, we know. If you click our links to online stores and make a purchase we may receive a few pennies. The game, which puts the player in the shoes of a private investigator searching for clues as to the visions that plague him and the unrelenting flooding of the town of Oakmont, met with a lukewarm reception upon its release. Epic Games and the Epic Games Store logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Epic Games, Inc. in the USA and elsewhere. Frogwares filed a lawsuit against Nacon last August. The camera always pans forward.
Our team will review it and, if necessary, take action. They’re allegedly still owed around one million euros by Nacon, and claim the company “has created a perception that it is they who still own The Sinking City.”. Update: Nacon have said they “emphatically” reject Frogwares’ open letter, claiming they are attempting to “discredit Nacon in the eyes of the public and professionals alike”. Last updated by vomher on March 28, 2018. Frogwares refused this, as they say Nacon were only the licensee for the game, meaning they were to sell it, not “develop and co-create it”. Tagged with #business, Bigben Interactive, Frogwares, Nacon, The Sinking City. The Sinking City is a game of investigation and mystery taking place in a fictional open world, inspired by the works of H.P. You're a private investigator, and you have to uncover the truth of what has possessed the city… and the minds of its inhabitants. The half-submerged city of Oakmont is gripped by supernatural forces.