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L.A. Noire devs form new indie, Intuitive Game Studios

Former Team Bondi developers Alex Carlyle and Kelly Baigent for Intuitive Game Studios, a Sydney-based indie. There's no word yet on what the studio is working on, but Carlyle intends to build his initial team using contractors.

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‘L.A. Noire’ developer Team Bondi sleeps with the fishes, but the ‘Whore of the Orient’ may live on

It's been a long, hard road for Team Bondi, the Australian game developer that worked for six years on the critically acclaimed commercial near miss L.A. Noire. Sources claim that the studio has finally reached the end of the road, laid off by production…

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L.A. Noire gag reel demonstrates the horrors of motion capture technology

L.A. Noire's characters are intensely detailed and strikingly lifelike, but if you dial back the game's polish a bit for a look at how the characters were created, you'll see that they came very close to being eerie and unsettling.

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L.A. Noire studio making Whore of the Orient for PlayStation 4, Xbox 720

The studio behind L.A. Noire and the production company behind Happy Feet re-announced their game for next-gen consoles on Thursday.

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Controversial L.A. Noire director announces new game, ‘Whore of the Orient’

Brendan McNamara, the director of L.A. Noire and founder of the controversy-riddled Team Bondi has teamed with Mad Max creator George Miller’s KMM Interactive to create “Whore of the Orient.”

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L.A. Noire developer shuts down for good

After months of rumors, L.A. Noire developer Team Bondi is officially out of business.

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L.A. Noire developer may be filing for bankruptcy

Despite the critical and commercial success of L.A. Noire, developer Team Bondi is selling off its IPs and remaining assets, and may be heading towards bankruptcy.

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Team Bondi game IP and assets will reportedly be acquired by George Miller’s KMM

New rumors have surfaced that L.A. Noire developer Team Bondi is close to being acquired by George Miller's KMM, with former studio staffers being offered jobs with the new owner.

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L.A. Noire dev Team Bondi may be joining Mad Max creator’s Australia studio

Rumors suggest that L.A. Noire developer Team Bondi may be in discussions that will eventually see remaining staffers absorbed into George Miller's KMM Studios.

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L.A. Noire lead programmer defends Team Bondi in a letter to the IGDA

L.A. Noire lead programmer Dave Heironymous has reached out to the IGDA with a letter responding to allegations raised by unnamed former Team Bondi staffers of unfair working conditions during development.

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L.A. Noire ‘isn’t complete yet,’ according to a Rockstar Games rep

A rep from Rockstar Games has revealed that there's more to come for L.A. Noire beyond yesterday's last announced DLC release, "Reefer Madness."

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L.A. Noire expansion Reefer Madness fires up a new trailer

A new vice case for L.A. Noire will be available to download on July 12.

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Rockstar cuts ties with L.A. Noire developer, Team Bondi

Team Bondi may have garnered critical acclaim for L.A. Noire, but the Sydney-based developer has also garnered a sweatshop-like reputation, and Rockstar will no longer publish games from the developer.

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L.A. Noire Review

L.A. Noire presents a beautiful, innovative and overwhelmingly atmospheric re-jiggering of the adventure game genre, one dripping with the sense of style that fans have come to expect from Rockstar releases.

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L.A. Noire shows off once more in this final trail before the game launches

While we all know Los Angeles to be among the most civilized, crime-free and cleanest cities in the world, but it wasn’t always the culturally rich town that it is today. Rockstar hopes to recreate those forgotten days when violence and corruption were…

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