Mythic News


F2P Dungeon Keeper out on iOS and Android

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 30, 2014 10:30am PST

At long last, a new Dungeon Keeper is upon is! Oh. A new free-to-play mobile Dungeon Keeper. That's a bit different, then. Still, you might be curious to see how Mythic has turned Bullfrog's beloved dungeon overlord RTS into a tower defense/offense-ish asynchronous multiplay...


"UGH. Spent some time with this and what a waste of the IP. It's basically like those flash ..."

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Warhammer Online veteran muses saving dead MMO as offline 'double-clickable museum'

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 24, 2013 11:45am PST

What happens when an MMORPG shuts down? Well, it probably lives on through pirate servers. But what happens officially? It vanishes. With the death of Warhammer Online nigh, former lead client engineer Andrew Meggs has proposed an alternative: turning on a debug feature whic...


"Why would anyone play any Warhammer MMO ever again when Games Workshop can pull their license ..."

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Warhammer Online invites past members back free for final month

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 04, 2013 8:00am PST

Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning may be shutting down in December, but developer Mythic plans to go out with a bang. Everyone who's ever had an account for the MMORPG (well, an account in good standing) is invited to return for the final month without paying a penny.


"Same here. Looking forward to playing around with it one last time!"

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Warhammer Online shutting down in December

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 18, 2013 3:00pm PDT

It feels rare for MMORPGs to shut down nowadays, not without trying free-to-play first anyway, but Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning is for the chop. This December, after five-and-a-bit years online, the MMORPG based upon Games Workshop's tabletop wargame will shut down.


"`Fuck I wanted to like this, at least max out a character. I grew up on Warhammer, but this was ..."

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PSA: Ultima Forever: The Quest for the Avatar now available on iOS

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 09, 2013 5:00pm PDT

Ultima Forever: Quest for the Avatar, the spiritual follow-up to Ultima IV, is now available on iOS.


"Apparently you have to make in-app purchases to really get somewhere. If so, then this game is a ..."

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Ultima Forever: Quest for the Avatar preview: return to form

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 15, 2013 3:30pm PDT

The Ultima series makes its debut on iOS with Ultima Forever: Quest for the Avatar, taking place 20 years after the events of Ultima IV.


"So I'm confused, please someone explain why there seems to be more hardware companies making ..."

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Warhammer Online: Wrath of Heroes shutting down

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 28, 2013 9:00am PST

Mythic's Warhammer Online: Wrath of Heroes will shut down on March 29, having never officially launched. It simply didn't make enough money for EA to keep running it. The free-to-play PvP arena battle 'em up entered open beta in April 2012, where it has stayed ever since, an...


"Well, I think it probably has to do with projected/predicted profit/loss, as the devs had to ..."

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BioWare Mythic dropping the 'BioWare' moniker

By Steve Watts, Nov 08, 2012 4:30pm PST

BioWare Mythic has gone back to its previous name, simply Mythic. It promises that all current projects are on-track.


"This>>> "A series of poor fan reactions to BioWare's products is not necessarily ..."

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