Posted on November 13, 2007,

Rare: Banjo-Kazooie 360 Not Cancelled

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Rare has contacted GamesIndustry.biz and let them know that, despite recent rumors, the latest sequel to fan-favorite series Banjo Kazooie’s has not been delayed. Rumor had it that a long-awaited first-party Microsoft game had been cancelled; whether or not this is true, it does not pertain to the new Banjo game, which I’m very happy to hear.

The rumor started when EGM exec editor Shane Bettenhausen said on this past week’s 1UP Yours podcast, “A big Microsoft first-party title that has been in the works for a very long time, that people are very excited for, sounds like it’s being cancelled.” He estimated that there was a 97% chance that the rumor would come true and that news of it might break this week.

I’m certainly glad to hear it isn’t Banjo that’s been cancelled; hopefully the rumor doesn’t come true at all, since nobody ever really likes to have a game they’ve been looking forward to be cancelled.

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8 Comments on Rare: Banjo-Kazooie 360 Not Cancelled

weclock

On November 13, 2007 at 10:23 pm

it’s fable 2.

?anonamous?

On November 14, 2007 at 2:52 am

:shock: thank god

OloFsvENSsSon

On November 14, 2007 at 4:49 am

:evil: :razz: :razz: :razz: :lol: :razz: :grin:

OloFsvENSsSon

On November 14, 2007 at 4:49 am

:evil: :razz: :razz: :razz: :lol: :razz: :grin: :?:

darthdumbo

On November 14, 2007 at 4:12 pm

I hadn’t heard this was in development, but I am so glad it is. Banjo Tooie is still probably my favorite game to date.(alright, so it was my first, but thats not the point) I’ve been hoping they would renew the series. Now they just need the abstract characters and stuff from the N64 games.

rickk

On April 12, 2008 at 12:41 am

:shock: i swear… i’ll cry if they cancelled banjo… i’ve beeen waiting so long for it to come out on the new consoles out todaii.. IT WILL BE MAD TOO SEE WAT THEY HAVVE COME UP WITH ON THE NEW CONSOLES SEEMING AS THERE IS SO MUCH YOU CAN DO ON THEM THESE DAIIS… I CAN’T WAIT TILL IT COMES OUT… LOLZ IMMA B 1ST TO BUY IT.. AND IM SRE THERE IS MNY PPL THAT WILL AGREEE

banjo banjo

On May 27, 2008 at 11:25 am

WHEN EXACTLY WILL IT COME OUT???? :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock:

Mike

On July 20, 2008 at 3:26 pm

If you want to buy Banjo Kazooie Nuts & Bolts its on EBgames.com but i’m not buying it i want it to come out on Wii or Gamecube!!!!