Games Preservation

The Best MMOs That Died

The Best MMOs That Died

While a range of factors play into decisions to close down a game, the steep running costs and constant upkeep needed often mean MMOs are culled long before their time. Copyright law makes it difficult to bring them back, and fan efforts are frequently struck down. From The Sims Online to The Matrix Online, we look back at all the best MMOs that died and why we loved them.