Earlier this summer, a trailer for Mass Effect: Paragon Lost, an animated Mass Effect 3 prequel, was released. As previously posted, Paragon Lost is a collaboration between BioWare and Production I.G., the famed Japanese anime house behind Ghost in the Shell and the animated scenes in Kill Bill.
*Is* a collaboration? Speculation out of Japan makes it seem that "was" would be more appropriate. But let's not jump to conclusions just yet!
Yesterday, reports surfaced that IG Port, Production I.G's parent company, cancelled a work contract, because its client defaulted on payment—you know, didn't pay.