More stories on: City of Heroes

Phoenix Project now called City of Titans – Kickstarter about to launch

After months of preparation Missing World Media are gearing up to launch their superhero MMO Kickstarter which was originally called The Phoenix Project.

By Paul Younger | 30 Sep 2013 | Comments Off

The Phoenix Project Interview – Part 2: Monetisation and the future

This is Part 2 of our interview with creative director Jim Bishop, studio director Cameron Johnson, and head of research Michele Alexander-Sichelle from The Phoenix Project.

By Paul Younger | 6 Aug 2013 | Comments Off

The Phoenix Project interview – Part One: Creating a crowdfunded superhero MMO

We last talked to the Phoenix Project (Missing Worlds Media) team back in January, so with another seven months now behind them, a full website and talk of the Kickstarter, it was time for another chat.

By Paul Younger | 5 Aug 2013 | Comments Off

The Phoenix Project Interview – Saving a City of Heroes

It’s been a couple of months since NCSoft closed the doors on their popular superhero MMO City of Heroes much to the annoyance of the CoH community.

By Paul Younger | 18 Jan 2013 | 1

Missing Worlds Media formed to create City of Heroes successor

When it was announced that City of Heroes was to shut down the community was less than pleased with the announcement and the reasons for its closure.

By Paul Younger | 7 Jan 2013 | 2

Paragon Studios was unprofitable – City of Heroes had to close say NCSoft

There’s has been somewhat of a mystery surrounding the Paragon Studios and their popular superhero MMO City of Heroes which closed down last November.

By Paul Younger | 5 Jan 2013 | 5

Fantasy author calls City of Heroes closure “unethical”

City of Heroes closed just under a week ago but fans are as passionate as ever to understand why the MMO was closed by NCSoft.

By Paul Younger | 6 Dec 2012 | Comments Off

City of Heroes CM team say farewell in final video

As many of you may know, NCSoft will be shutting down City of Heroes on 30 November when the clock strikes midnight (8:AM GMT 1 December).

By Paul Younger | 29 Nov 2012 | 1

City of Heroes still closing despite 20k strong petition

Despite a fan petition that is over 20,000 signatures strong, NCsoft will still be closing MMO City of Heroes this November.

By John Robertson | 3 Oct 2012 | 3

Paragon Studios shut down, City of Heroes to end this year

Sadly, it’s time for all the superheroes in City of Heroes to hang up their capes.

By Peter Parrish | 31 Aug 2012 | 2