TimeSplitters, Haze developer shuts down

A report on reveals that English video game developer Free Radical Design has officially gone out of business. When employees tried to enter their building, they discovered that they were locked out.

The company, which is based in Nottingham, England, is known for making FPS games, including their popular and their most recent next-gen shooter .

The news of the studio shutting down comes after their last game Haze received below average review scores across the board, which maintains .

Free Radical had previously announced that they were working on a fourth installment in their flagship first-person shooter franchise, TimeSplitters 4, but it looks like fans of the series are now out of luck.

Despite the low scores Haze received from some game critics, (3.5 out of 5 stars), citing the game's gripping campaign as one of its selling points.

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