Archive for 2013

Happy Holidays from Serellan! DLC Sneak Peak…

Happy Holidays from Serellan! DLC Sneak Peak…

Happy Holidays from Serellan! DLC Sneak Peak… Image Credit: Guns.com Hello TAKEDOWN community, First off, the team at Serellan would like to send Holiday wishes to you and your family! The team has continued to work on the game, and are readying both the Xbox build, and the next PC update, which will contain a batch of FREE DLC as…read more →

August Content Release

August Content Release

Over the past month, the team has been hard at work pushing towards the launch of TAKEDOWN: Red Sabre. During this time span, we’ve had an amazing reception from our Kickstarters during Early Access, eSports tournament at Quakecon and the Gamer Media. In the weeks to follow, we will be at both PAX Prime (Seattle, US)  and Gamescom (Cologne, Germany) as well…read more →

TAKEDOWN: The road to shipping…

TAKEDOWN: The road to shipping…

Hello TAKEDOWN supporters, We have been dark since our last announcement of the Early Access Alpha release to Kickstarters.  That is because thousands of you took the time to fill our surveys, post bug reports, and give us feedback.  We have been acting on that feedback, and still are, but we wanted to give you and update and let you know what…read more →

E3 Press Roundup

E3 Press Roundup

During E3, James and Christian gave a demo to the press on TAKEDOWN: Red Sabre behind closed doors. In the weeks following, a wide variety of press has come out detailing the press’ reaction to the game. We’ve compiled a list of press (thanks to Deosl for his help gathering links) Videos Reddit /r/Games Interview – link Co-Optimus Interview –…read more →

TAKEDOWN at E3 2013

TAKEDOWN at E3 2013

Last week was E3, and we were excited to be showing TAKEDOWN behind closed doors to press at the 505 booth. The week was a crazy one, with concurrent press interviews happening every half hour for all three days of the show.  One cool thing that happened is that Christian got word over the internets that two of our Kickstarters…read more →

TAKEDOWN Content Release

TAKEDOWN Content Release

After a downtime of content, we are pleased to release a batch of screenshots on TAKEDOWN: Red Sabre, featuring two levels, HQ and Radar Base and a short re-cap of our recent VO session. The team has been nose to the grindstone, implementing tons of features and content. But pictures speak better than words, so how about some screenshots! Here…read more →

TAKEDOWN Key Art

TAKEDOWN Key Art

After some time we are pleased to show off the new key art for TAKEDOWN: Red Sabre as well as the launch of our new subreddit and facebook portal. Reddit: http://www.reddit.co…kedownRedSabre/ Facebook: https://www.facebook…akedownRedSabre And and a photo from the production

TAKEDOWN Gets Emotion

TAKEDOWN Gets Emotion

Who needs dogs right?  

Inside the Kickstarter Video

Inside the Kickstarter Video

Around a year ago in the final days of the TAKEDOWN Kickstarter campaign, Christian worked with film media specialist, Shawn Anderson to put together this promo video which many of you have seen. Now a year later, it’s our pleasure  to sit down with Shawn Anderson with more details on what the production of the video entailed. Your company, Anderson Live Media,…read more →

Dev Diary: May 13th

Dev Diary: May 13th

Last week, Christian flew down to LA for the live-action TAKEDOWN photoshoot.  The goal of this shoot is to develop key hi-rez art pieces for things like big posters for E3, Gamescom, etc.  Serellan and 505 Games collaborated to bring in great actors with authentic gear (including dewatted M4’s to comply with California law, so we could have real hardware…read more →