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Star Trek Online Now Due on Consoles, PC

By Chris Faylor, Jul 28, 2008 7:36am PDT

Months after Perpetual Entertainment ceased its work on Star Trek Online, City of Heroes developer Cryptic Studios has confirmed the rumors that it...

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"Neocron was a decent cyberpunk MMOG, if you could put up with the horrific graphics."

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City of Heroes Devs Announce Champions Online

By Nick Breckon, Feb 20, 2008 1:49pm PST

Cryptic Studios, developer of the superhero MMO City of Heroes, have today announced their next project: Champions Online, a self-published...

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"It may be semantics as Porkasaurus says below...but as far as "street cred" goes....at least ..."

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Cryptic Prepping Superhero MMO for PC, Consoles; New Red Faction, Aliens Games Named

By Chris Faylor, Feb 14, 2008 8:15am PST

With Marvel Universe Online (PC, X360) officially canceled and the studio no longer involved with City of Heroes (PC), the latest effort from...

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"I'm a TOTAL FAN of the ALIEN movies (esp. Aliens). And I think AvP and AvP2 did a fine job of ..."

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Confirmed: Marvel Universe Online Canceled

By Chris Faylor, Feb 11, 2008 8:33am PST

Ending months of speculation, Microsoft Game Studios VP Shane Kim has confirmed that Marvel Universe Online is no longer in development....

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"I can't imagine that Microsoft wouldn't allow a subscription based game on the 360."

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Rumor: Star Trek Online Team Laid Off

By Nick Breckon, Jan 17, 2008 3:36pm PST

Following the cancellation of Star Trek Online, reports are coming in that members of the P2 Entertainment development team have today been laid...

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"I think it has little to do with the quality of the design (which nobody has played) and a lot ..."

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Rumor: Cryptic Studios Picking Up Star Trek MMO

By Aaron Linde, Jan 15, 2008 2:45pm PST

Cryptic Studios, developers of the successful MMORPG series City of Heroes (PC), confirmed that the company has been interviewing employees of P2...

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"Am I the only one who thinks CCP should be handling a Star Trek MMO? Look at what they've ..."

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More on Marvel Universe Online Troubles

By Chris Faylor, Nov 15, 2007 10:01am PST

Speaking with 1up, an anonymous source has detailed some of the issues that are supposedly leading to the rumored cancellation of Cryptic Studios'...

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"I didn't think this was a "big" title that many were looking forward too though, as Shane B ..."

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City of Heroes Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Nov 09, 2007 7:10am PST

City of Heroes Sold on WarCry offers an interview with NCSoft's Brian Clayton, who is asked about the decision to buy out Cryptic Studios' part of...

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NCsoft Acquires City of Heroes IP, Opens New Studio, Plans 'Major Reinvestment' in City of Heroes

By Chris Faylor, Nov 06, 2007 1:23pm PST

MMO publisher NCsoft has obtained complete ownership of the City of Heroes intellectual property for an undisclosed sum and is opening a new...

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"Oh yes, the lab. I like the controls, player customization and the powers you get in the ..."

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Boxed Up Briefs

By Chris Remo, Jun 15, 2007 6:23pm PDT

Good lord, I saw some great stuff this week that I can't discuss yet. I know that's a fairly worthless thing to say, but considering all I've done...

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"And a lot of wrist straps not being used so the 3 out of the 12 that are retarded end up ..."

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Cryptic Animation Tool Released

By Chris Faylor, May 11, 2007 7:54am PDT

Independent developer Cryptic Studios, the company behind MMOs such as City of Heroes (PC) and the upcoming Marvel Universe Online (X360, PC), has...

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"the student version (obviously only for those who are eligible) should be like 100 or 200 ..."

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Cryptic Studios Interview

By Maarten Goldstein, Mar 17, 2007 1:08pm PDT

There's a brief GDC interview with Jack Emmert of Crytic Studios on WarCry, chatting with the designer about City of Heroes / Villains.

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"What's more interesting is their comments about their next (not Marvel) game and the art on ..."

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Jack Emmert Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Dec 02, 2006 9:59am PST

MMORPG.com has a Jack Emmert Q&A up. The Cryptic Studios creative director answers questions about himself, his role at the company and Marvel...

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City of Villains/Heroes Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Oct 12, 2006 7:29am PDT

There's a City of Villains/Heroes interview on Boomtown, asking Cryptic Studios designer Melissa Bianco about the super hero/villain MMORPG.

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Marvel Universe Online Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Oct 01, 2006 11:28am PDT

Kotaku has a Marvel Universe Online Q&A up, talking to Frank Pape of Microsoft Games Studios, Jack Emmert of Cryptic Studios and Ames Kirshen of...

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