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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #325 on: 17:30, 08 October 18 »
Hey guys, you are not motivating me very much to finish it! hehe
...hell no, I'm sure you will kick the shit (ups, ...permission) out of owner ass as soon as they see what you have done!
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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #326 on: 19:40, 08 October 18 »
But I thought that since the engine was written, instead of selling the port of Pinball Dreams you can make a new game of Flipper with other boards.


I would be really happy to buy a nice Pinball Dreams style game. It's an idea, what about it ?
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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #327 on: 22:30, 08 October 18 »
I was just kidding, I really do not expect any legal issue with this project. :)
Contacting the current owners of the rights (Rebellion) does not seem easy, they have ignored me in several attempts ... so it seems that they are in other issues.

On the other hand, I am currently trying to contact Andreas Axelsson because, although currently he does not have the rights, I would not like to release the game without the permission of the original authors.

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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #328 on: 23:16, 08 October 18 »
Vacation for a proper pinball flipper game for our cpc.I really like wizzard pinball but i want to contribute to this cpc history somehow.One week for the team.contact me.Hiponiuos also desreves a week for this 2000e.Hponios contact me.
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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #329 on: 03:17, 09 October 18 »
Ideas are not copywriteable. Execution, though, is. And 'design' is execution, so yes, you do.


Who owns it now? 21st Century Entertainment or a successor?

21st Century Entertainment were the successor of Hewson, a company recently re-formed and making new games. It's now run by Andrew Hewson and his son.
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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #330 on: 06:22, 09 October 18 »
Well yes, but whether Hewson still retain their IPs or not is a totally different issue, I'd guess... But the Hewsons are very approachable, at least!

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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #331 on: 17:23, 09 October 18 »
Vacation for a proper pinball flipper game for our cpc.I really like wizzard pinball but i want to contribute to this cpc history somehow.One week for the team.contact me.Hiponiuos also desreves a week for this 2000e.Hponios contact me.
Thank you very much, let us finish the game first and see if it meets expectations.

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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #332 on: 17:24, 09 October 18 »

Who owns it now? 21st Century Entertainment or a successor?

21st Century Entertainment were the successor of Hewson, a company recently re-formed and making new games. It's now run by Andrew Hewson and his son.
I contacted Rob Hewson, a very nice guy, who told me that the rights are currently held by Rebellion.

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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #333 on: 22:30, 09 October 18 »
It's nice to hear that this project is not dead! ^_^
Take as much time as you need, Rhino!
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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #334 on: 07:25, 10 October 18 »
Contacting the current owners of the rights (Rebellion) does not seem easy, they have ignored me in several attempts ... so it seems that they are in other issues.


I maybe can help with that. You have an email.

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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #336 on: 21:00, 16 October 18 »
Google Translate:



Good news, friends, we already have in the final phase the Pinball Dreams game for our beloved Amstrad!
We are in the testing phase so that we have the gaming experience that is most similar to the Amiga 500 version.
We ask you a little patience, friends.


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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #337 on: 08:07, 17 October 18 »
Take all the time you want Batman Group.
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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #338 on: 08:23, 17 October 18 »
Looking much forward to playing it!!  :)

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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #339 on: 10:34, 17 October 18 »
A nice present for Christmas. Another one who will be invited in Greece.

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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #340 on: 11:15, 17 October 18 »
Fantastic news. This has the potential to be up with the best Amstrad games of all time...

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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #341 on: 16:12, 23 October 18 »
I restrained myself to test the demo so that i can fully enjoy the full game... So i'm happy to see that's it's coming to an end :)

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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #342 on: 00:19, 25 October 18 »
Please don't rush, squeeze every last ounce of Amstrad juice into this game! 

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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #343 on: 20:48, 16 February 19 »
Hi!,

Batman Group is proud to present our new division for the game development "BG Games". This new brand arises from the need to show the world the true potential of CPC as gaming machine.

Pinball Dreams will be the first of our releases. Finished since November, we're just waiting to close a deal with the giant Rebellion to bring the CPC the official version of the famed classic on which industry legends like 21st Century Entertainment or DICE were founded.

The wait will be worth it...

In the meantime, we'd like to show you a little preview in this video teaser:


https://youtu.be/_DetN_pol6g

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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #344 on: 20:49, 16 February 19 »
Ooooohhhhh goodie goodie
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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #345 on: 22:10, 16 February 19 »
this is absolute fabulous, I look forward to you reaching an agreement with Rebellion to enjoy this great game  :o :o :o

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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #346 on: 22:53, 16 February 19 »
Thank you!, we have the best negotiating agent in the world and we hope everything goes well. When everything is finished, we will tell you the details.

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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #347 on: 23:16, 16 February 19 »
This is really amazing!


Looking forward to finally play it on my CPC!

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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #348 on: 00:57, 17 February 19 »
Looks amazing! Hope negotiations go well! Good luck!

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Re: Pinball Dreams, new game from Batman Group!!
« Reply #349 on: 10:59, 17 February 19 »
Bloody fantastic news! Does this mean a physical release??