The Chronicles of Spellborn Articles
Playdom only recently acquired the publishing rights to The Chronicles of the Spellborn from Acclaim. Earlier this week, a server outage caused many to wonder if the game had been shut down for good. Games.com has received confirmation from a Playdom rep that, while Monday's issue was unrelated, The Chronicles of the Spellborn will indeed be shut down for good at the end of August.
Frogster Asia (of Frogster Interactive) has announced plans to shut down the development studio working on The Chronicles of Spellborn as the result of an impasse between publisher Frogster and their dutch licensor Spellborn NV.
Acclaim CEO Howard Marks has updated fans of The Chronicles of Spellborn with some details on the status of the re-development of the game, which was originally announced back in June of '09.
MMORPG.com Spellborn Correspondent Sait Gotekin recently dropped back in on Acclaim's free to play version of The Chronicles of Spellborn and gives us an overview of the game.
According to an article on Dutch website, Gamez.nl, Spellborn Works, the Dutch developers behind The Chronicles of Spellborn are now bankrupt. This news leaves the future of The Chronicles of Spellborn hanging in the air.
The folks at The Chronicles of Spellborn have taken a good hard look at the starting areas of the game, and have found it wanting. In their most recent developer journal they spell out their philosophies and plans to rectify the situation.