Interview with Colony Studios

Posted on Sunday, Jun 17 2007 @ 16:10 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
Firingsquad had an interview with Colony Studios which is working on a new space-based MMO. Before their plans changed, the company wanted to make a Battlestar Galactica MMO game.
FiringSquad: How did the name of the company come to be chosen?

Mike Wallis:Since we were planning on doing a BSG MMO, we wanted to come up with a name that had ties to the show. We decided upon Thirteenth Colony Studios, after the Thirteenth Tribe in the show, which is supposed the one that settled on Earth. However, after doing some more research into Thirteenth Tribe, there were some potential religious connections there that we wanted to avoid. We dropped the “Thirteenth” and just went with Colony Studios, which in our opinion is a great name for a development studio focusing on a sci-fi MMO product.
Read on at Firingsquad.

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Thomas has been messing with computer since early childhood and firmly believes the Internet is the best thing since sliced bread. Enjoys playing with new tech, is fascinated by science, and passionate about financial markets. When not behind a computer, he can be found with running shoes on or lifting heavy weights in the weight room.

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