The Chronicles of Riddick: Escape from Butcher Bay - Developer's Cut

Vin Diesel announces new Chronicles of Riddick game

Vin Diesel announces new Chronicles of Riddick game

Escape from Butcher Bay team on board.

Mr. Riddick himself, Vin Diesel, has spilled the beans on a third game in the Chronicles of Riddick series.

The untitled installment is being developed by Starbreeze team members who worked on 2004 prequel Escape from Butcher Bay, which expanded the Riddick movie series' world with its own story.

Diesel's own team at Tigon Studios will also work on the new project, Screencrush reported (thanks, OXM).

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Starbreeze signs Unreal Engine 3 deal

Will Syndicate reboot use Epic's tech?

Starbreeze, maker of The Chronicles of Riddick and The Darkness - and the developer rumoured to be behind EA's unconfirmed Syndicate revival, has signed a long-term licensing deal to use Gears of War engine Unreal Engine 3.

ZeniMax buys MachineGames

Starbreeze alumni using id Tech 5.

ZeniMax Media - the company that owns Bethesda, id, Arkane and Tango - has bought another studio: MachineGames.

Tigon: Hollywood needs to wake up

Videogames are "the Field of Dreams".

Ian Stevens, boss of Vin Diesel's production company Tigon, believes videogames are "the Field of Dreams", and that Hollywood needs to start treating them as more than the proverbial action figure.

Vivendi didn't believe in Riddick, claims Tigon

"Nobody really gave a sh*t."

Vin Diesel's production company Tigon Studios has recalled the struggle that The Chronicles of Riddick: Escape from Butcher Bay had finding an audience, because "nobody" - not even publisher Vivendi - "really gave a sh*t".