Myst Online: Uru Live

Myst Online goes open source

Fallen MMO bequeathed to fans.

Myst developer Cyan Worlds is making all the code and assets of its twice-cancelled puzzle MMO, Myst Online: Uru Live, available to the public as an open source project.

Myst Online man on why his game failed

He's fed up with "hamster wheel" MMOs.

Creator Rand Miller has blamed the repeated commercial failure of Myst Online on cheap, stereotypical MMOs, which he believes are "setting people in a hamster wheel and saying, 'Run run run run run.'"

GameTap cans Myst Online

Troubled puzzle MMO has 60 days to live.

Digital game distributor and publisher GameTap has announced that it is discontinuing Myst Online: Uru Live, the MMO based on the classic puzzle adventure series. The game has been running for just under a year.

Myst Online out today

Uru Live! It's a miracle!

Descending gracefully over the hills of the internet today is Myst Online: Uru Live, which will be the first game in the puzzle-solving series to venture into an MMO setting.