City of Titans Kickstarter launches for City of Heroes successor

Missing Worlds Media launched a Kickstarter campaign for City of Titans today, a successor to the defunct massively multiplayer online role-playing game City of Heroes. City of Heroes developer Paragon Studios shuttered last year, ending the superhero-infused MMORPG. A group of programmer-players assembled in the wake of the shutdown to create City of Titans. "Our goal is to deliver a unique massively multiplayer online roleplaying game, created from the community of a lost universe, to build a new community for a new world," the Kickstarter description reads. "A brave new world containing a wealth of player choices, from costumes to powers, it continues the traditions found in its spiritual predecessor, daring to reach for new innovations no other game will touch, while standing...


The Phoenix Project is a spiritual successor to City of Heroes

A community-based game studio called Missing Worlds Media is attempting to build and create a spiritual successor to the late superhero massively multiplayer online game City of Heroes through The Phoenix Project. Comprised of programmers, designers, project managers and fans, The Phoenix Project hopes to recreate the spirit, feel and concepts City of Heroes players were so familiar with. As to how much of a spiritual successor the game is depends on the players; the project's website mentions that there "are some legal constraints" on what the team can build. Missing Worlds released a brief teaser trailer, which you can view above, outlining the project's mission and early concept art. Paragon Studios closed its doors in fall of 2012, bringing an unwelcome end to City of Heroes....

City of Heroes Releases
North America
  • Windows
    • Released 04/28/2004
    • Publisher NCsoft
    • Developer Cryptic Studios
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