Unreleased Games:About

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Unreleased Games Wiki is a wiki dedicated to investigating unreleased games.
These are either cancelled games, games that were finished but never got published, or games that never got officially cancelled but might as well be.

Unreleased Games Wiki is not for alpha or beta versions of games, nor MMOs or other live-service games that were official launched but have since closed down.
MMOs that had alpha or beta tests but were never officially launched are fine to document.


Where it all began

November 7th, 2017:
Matt Dante begins researching cancelled games with the help of his gaming magazine collection.

December 7th, 2017:
First hiatus.

January 26, 2018:
Research resumes.

April 17th, 2018:
Second hiatus.

June 3rd, 2018:
Research resumes.

June 27th, 2018:
Third hiatus.

October 27th, 2018:
Research resumes.

November 11th, 2018:
Fourth hiatus.

Big sabbatical, no investigating games but was taking notes from gaming magazines.

Attempt to start an unreleased games wiki, Miraheze rejects it.

January 4th, 2020:
Research resumes.

January 10th, 2020:
Fifth hiatus.

May 11th, 2020:
Research resumes.

July 18th, 2020:
Sixth hiatus.

August 3rd, 2020:
Descension blog started, Matt's research is uploaded.

September 26th, 2020:
Research resumes.

1000 edits!

September 30th, 2020:
Seventh hiatus.

October 26th, 2020:
Research resumes.

December 21st, 2020:
Eighth hiatus.

February 16th, 2022:
The Unreleased Games Wiki is launched.

March 9th, 2022:
1000 edits made on the The Unreleased Games Wiki.

April 14th, 2022:
Initial research project complete: 421 game articles made.

May 30th, 2022:
Stubsfest 2022: 100+ stub articles made that could use your help. 500th article reached during this event.

September 5th, 2022:
Brief return. 544 articles now.