Cryptic Studios Acquired by Perfect World


Last week OnRPG reported on the surprise separation between Publisher Atari and Developer Cryptic Studios, known for games such as Champions Online and Star Trek Online. Yesterday, Perfect World shook up the MMO industry with its announcement that it would be acquiring Cryptic Studios!

Champions of the World? – A Look at Champs Free to Play Side


Slap bang in the middle of Champions Online. Having never tried the game before, and with covering DC Universe Online for the last month or so, I figured it would be a good idea to try Champs for comparison. And since Cryptic and Atari went Free to Play with it last month, I figured now was as good a time as any.