Back in 2018, we reported on one fan’s ambitious project to remake the entire N64 GoldenEye 007 campaign in Unreal Engine 4. The aim was to release a polished version of the ancient single-player mode in time for the game’s 25th anniversary in 2022.
It seemed like a lot of work but, a year later, GoldenEye 25 creator Ben Colcough seemed to be making good progress. Now, two years in, the project should have been halfway to the finish line.
Step up 2020. Last night, the game’s Twitter account posted to say it had been “kindly asked by the IP holder (MGM/Danjaq) to cease development of GoldenEye 25.