Cancelled Games / Changed Titles
(2) Dead Rush
Activision pulls the plug on its multiconsole survival horror driving game just months after its E3 unveiling. For a game about the undead, Dead Rush didn't live very long.
Just over two months after Activision unveiled the hybrid of survival horror and driving action at the 2004 E3, it has summarily canceled the project. "We gave it an opportunity, but it didn't meet our standards as a big proposition," said Activision Publishing CEO Ron Doornick in a post-earnings report conference call today.
In development at Spider-Man 2 studio Treyarch, Dead Rush was to be released on the Xbox, PlayStation 2, and GameCube. It was to follow an amnesiac who wakes up in a coastal town racked by earthquakes and overrun with zombies....
By Tor Thorsen -- GameSpot
POSTED: 07/21/04 05:09 PM PST
Source: Game Spot
(4) See the IGN articles about games once announced that have been in limbo or are cancelled:
Whatever happened to Ace Combat 5, Corvette, Fear Effect Inferno, The Lost, Red Dead Revolver, Shaun Palmer 2, SRS, and Tiny Toons?
Where has Daredevil, Delta Force, Evil Prophecy, Nightmare Creatures 3, Shoot to Kill, Star Wars Galaxies, Tremors, and Trigun been hiding?
Duke Nukem, Four Horsemen, Ghost Master, Lamborghini, Treason of Isengard, Settlers V, and A Sound of Thunder uncovered!
This project was originally announced as a project being workshopped at The Mauretania Import Export Company (with designer American McGee also involved), but was cancelled, and a game of the exact same title was later developed with George Romero by Kuju Entertainment [Source: IGN.com].