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Cryptic Studios Issues Statement on Coronavirus, Impact to Games

Working from home confirmed

Poorna Shankar Updated: Posted:
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Star Trek Online’s Cryptic Studios have issued a statement on, what else, Coronavirus.

The team states they’re taking active measures to monitor the ongoing situation, specifically for their employees and families,

“We are actively taking preventive measures to protect the health of our employees and their families.”

It continued, confirming active development on their various IP,

“Plans are in place to ensure Star Trek Online, Neverwinter, and Champions Online remain operational and Magic: Legends continues active development.”

The statement concluded, citing the work from home measures the studio is taking,

“Meanwhile, our teams will continue to work remotely in accordance with recent “shelter in home” orders enacted by our local county. We appreciate your understanding while we adapt to both ensure a positive play experience for all of you and keep our studio family safe.”


Poorna Shankar

A highly opinionated avid PC gamer, Poorna blindly panics with his friends in various multiplayer games, much to the detriment of his team. Constantly questioning industry practices and a passion for technological progress drive his love for the video game industry. He pulls no punches and tells it like he sees it. He runs a podcast, Gaming The Industry, with fellow writer, Joseph Bradford, discussing industry practices and their effects on consumers.