Who says engineers are useless in a battle to save the Earth? HellGate proves otherwise with their robot-wielding, drone-calling Engineers who can also dual-wield guns. Find out more with this detailed walkthrough of the Engineer class.
In a major interview with Gamasutra, David DeMartini discussed the failure of Hellgate: London. Hellgate never approached the kind of sales that was expected from a spiritual successor to Diablo and Diablo II.
How could a bunch of guys from Blizzard break off to form their own company, then screw things up so badly that they will more likely go out of business after releasing just one game?
Hellgate: London launched eight months ago, and people hailed the creation of former Blizzard developer Bill Roper and his team at Flagship Studios as the spiritual successor to the Diablo franchise. Now, after eight months, how has the game lived up to the hype?