This item is a little old (two weeks), but just found about it.
Following the resignation of its founders and some executives, The Games Company has been declared insolvent, and is being temporarily administrated by a lawyer.
For adventure gamers, this directly affects the inhouse development studio Silver Style Entertainment, makers of Simon the Sorcerer 4, Everlight and Simon the Sorcerer 5.
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(yes, I know some Simon fans are happy with this, hoping the license is snatched by someone else)