Why are New MMO Games Dropping like Flies?

Hellforge has an interesting post up now about the causes of several subscription MMOs tanking in the past year. The author posits poor execution as the cause, and while I don’t disagree that that was an element in sales numbers, I’d suggest that even if these efforts had been supported by adequate execution it would have been a pyrrhic victory. These games simply could not have succeeded on the business model under which they were conceived. Continue reading “Why are New MMO Games Dropping like Flies?”