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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #275 on: 08:58, 23 June 17 »
Well, if he only had such developers back then...?

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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #276 on: 12:15, 24 June 17 »

Well, if he only had such developers back then...?


The better developers that have worked for Hewson on Amstrad games
Dave Rogers
Raffaele Gecco
John Phillips
Dominic Robinson


I think what this is all about is that Andrew Hewson really was a speccycoder

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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #277 on: 12:31, 24 June 17 »
This is now going off topic but I always thought Hewson games were good.

Hewson, Ocean,Elite and Gremlin were consistently good.
The others had a mix of quality.
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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #278 on: 18:52, 24 June 17 »
This is now going off topic but I always thought Hewson games were good.

Hewson, Ocean,Elite and Gremlin were consistently good.
The others had a mix of quality.

I disagree, they all had variable quality. Elite was probably most consistent of these four. Check the releases of the individual companies using this link and enter the name of the company in the search box : http://www.cpc-power.com/index.php?page=staff

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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #279 on: 18:43, 26 June 17 »
Hi! Where can I buy the game or download it? Sorry for asking, but can't find it in the topic's posts.  :)
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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #280 on: 19:12, 26 June 17 »
This game has not yet been published. Only a demo is available with one of the boards.

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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #281 on: 10:49, 27 June 17 »
Hi! Where can I buy the game or download it? Sorry for asking, but can't find it in the topic's posts.  :)

Game is not finished ...oopps .. I have not seen the up-post
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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #282 on: 15:59, 30 June 17 »
Thanks. Will be a gem for sure.  :)
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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #283 on: 04:28, 30 October 17 »
Hi everyone  ;D  is there a release date or something of this game? I hope is finished before new year :)

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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #284 on: 23:26, 30 October 17 »
Hi everyone  ;D  is there a release date or something of this game? I hope is finished before new year :)

Hi!

There is no release date yet (and before new year seems too soon), but we continue working to meet the expectations :)

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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #285 on: 02:19, 31 October 17 »
Hi!

There is no release date yet (and before new year seems too soon), but we continue working to meet the expectations :)


cool! thanks for you Answer

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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #286 on: 09:31, 31 October 17 »
Xmas presents? :)

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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #287 on: 11:13, 31 October 17 »
Hi!

There is no release date yet (and before new year seems too soon), but we continue working to meet the expectations :)

The expectations are more than meet with the demo!!

of course this game will be a milestone on cpc games and shut up a lot of mouths (from other scenes)

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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #288 on: 14:57, 31 October 17 »
Well if we are lucky, will fill our socks with disks under the tree  ;D
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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #289 on: 13:25, 07 November 17 »
We are also trying to contact the current owners of the game rights, in order to not have issues and be able to publish it.
We contacted Hewson Consultants (parents of 21 Century), which redirected us to Rebellion, which have not responded to us for now.
But on the other hand, we are not sure that Rebellion are the current owners of the rights. Does anyone know anything else?

Thanks!

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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #290 on: 13:35, 07 November 17 »
We are also trying to contact the current owners of the game rights, in order to not have issues and be able to publish it.
We contacted Hewson Consultants (parents of 21 Century), which redirected us to Rebellion, which have not responded to us for now.
But on the other hand, we are not sure that Rebellion are the current owners of the rights. Does anyone know anything else?

Thanks!


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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #291 on: 13:48, 07 November 17 »
We are also trying to contact the current owners of the game rights, in order to not have issues and be able to publish it.
We contacted Hewson Consultants (parents of 21 Century), which redirected us to Rebellion, which have not responded to us for now.
But on the other hand, we are not sure that Rebellion are the current owners of the rights. Does anyone know anything else?
Have you tried DiCE direct? http://www.dice.se/about/
Maybe they have an idea about who still owns copyright.
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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #292 on: 14:28, 07 November 17 »
http://www.dice.se/games/pinball-dreams/


Try here, really don't know if is somebody else  :-X




EDIT:
Damn didn't see that DICE post was already...
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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #293 on: 19:30, 07 November 17 »
If Hewson suggest Rebellion have the rights then I would think that may be the case.

21st Century released Pinball Dreams 2 developed by Spidersoft rather the DICE, so I suspect the rights to the name sat with them.

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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #294 on: 17:33, 08 November 17 »
Thanks! I will ask DICE (nothing is lost by asking)
I also thought about asking the developers of the C64 version, since I read somewhere that they had obtained the permissions.
As far as I know, 21 Century sold the rights to Rebellion, but I do not know if they keep them. What I know is that it is hard to contact with Rebellion, I've tried it through several routes, web, Facebook, ... and they have not answer. That "lack of interest" could mean that they no longer have the rights ...
On the other hand, Cowboy Rodeo released iOS versions in 2011, but I have not found a trace of them to be able to ask.

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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #295 on: 15:33, 22 November 17 »
Thanks! I will ask DICE (nothing is lost by asking)
I also thought about asking the developers of the C64 version, since I read somewhere that they had obtained the permissions.
As far as I know, 21 Century sold the rights to Rebellion, but I do not know if they keep them. What I know is that it is hard to contact with Rebellion, I've tried it through several routes, web, Facebook, ... and they have not answer. That "lack of interest" could mean that they no longer have the rights ...
On the other hand, Cowboy Rodeo released iOS versions in 2011, but I have not found a trace of them to be able to ask.


Credit due for atleast making the effort to make contact. Lets hope it's not a stumbling block.

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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #296 on: 15:50, 22 November 17 »
On the other hand, Cowboy Rodeo released iOS versions in 2011, but I have not found a trace of them to be able to ask.

They seem to have disappeared, but I found an article stating that they licensed the IP from Rebellion:

http://www.develop-online.net/press-releases/cowboy-rodeo-puts-the-classic-pinball-back-to-the-apple-iphone/0135065

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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #297 on: 17:03, 22 November 17 »
Regarding contacting Rebellion, my normal tactic for these matters is to start from the top.

Jason Kingsley, OBE is the CEO and his Twitter handle is @RebellionJason

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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #298 on: 16:24, 14 December 17 »
...and now, the four tables of the game :

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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #299 on: 16:55, 14 December 17 »
So pretty