The Inside Story Of The Death Of Midway Newcastle

Following the sale of most of Midway to new owner Warner Bros., Midway Newcastle was shuttered, its staff given their walking papers. The Wheelman developer never found a buyer for the now defunct studio, nor its original IP, Necessary Force. » 8/03/09 5:00pm 8/03/09 5:00pm

Midway: Newcastle Shut Down, Entire Staff Laid Off

Midway's UK studio was shut down this morning and all staff let go as the time to find a buyer for the studio behind Wheelman and Necessary Force ran out, a Midway spokesman told Kotaku today. » 7/14/09 11:20am 7/14/09 11:20am

Another Look At Midway Newcastle's Necessary Force

We got a brief peek at an early trailer for Wheelman developer Midway Newcastle's in-development title Necessary Force the other day, but the team, currently shopping the game and studio around, is lifting the veil further. » 6/19/09 8:00pm 6/19/09 8:00pm

Wheelman Devs Unveil 'Necessary Force,' Seek Buyer

With all things Midway up for auction and interested buyer Warner Bros. committed to purchasing only portions of the company, some of the company's assets are looking for a new home. That includes Midway Newcastle—and its new game. » 6/16/09 2:30pm 6/16/09 2:30pm