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With all of the activity coming out of Atari lately, you'd think the once-struggling publisher stumbled across a bag of cash under the house. The company, which recently has made a habit of picking up other publisher's unwanted cast offs, today acquired City of Heroes developer Cryptic Studios in wh...

December 9th 2008 at 10:15am 0 Comments
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There's a new set of massively multiplayer hands on the wheel at Cryptic Studios, as the developer has announced the appointment of MMORPG industry vet John Needham as the company's new CEO. For those playing catch up, Cryptic, which is known for its infatuation with superheroes, developed the popu...

June 3rd 2008 at 1:00am 0 Comments
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Recently IGN released some news regarding City of Heroes and City of Villains creator, Cryptic. They have announced they are looking for programmers and artists for new PC titles and consoles. The MMO-related jobs open include Lead Designer, Lead Programmer, and Associate Producer. The rest are list...

July 27th 2006 at 2:00pm 0 Comments
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MMORPG.com is reporting that Cryptic Studios -- the makers of City of Heroes/Villains -- is holding an open house for people who want to join their team. Perhaps more importantly though, hidden in the announcement is the fact that the studio will make known later this year that "multiple" new MMORPG...

July 26th 2006 at 7:55pm 0 Comments