1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.
  2. Greetings Guest!!

    In order to combat SPAM on the forums, all users are required to have a minimum of 2 posts before they can submit links in any post or thread.

    Dismiss Notice
  3. Greetings Guest, Having Login Issues? Check this thread!
    Dismiss Notice
  4. Hail Guest!,
    Please take a moment to read this post reminding you all of the importance of Account Security.
    Dismiss Notice

Where is UO? (pictures)

Discussion in 'UHall' started by Richtor Darkbane, Sep 2, 2008.

  1. Well I was a bit confused as to who is running UO now, is it EA, or is it EA/MYTHIC? So I checked both there webpages.... Neither one claim UO!! Check it out.

    MYTHIC's Site:

    EA's Site:

    Sadly, on ea's site I searched for all MMOG's for PC, and came back with the results above. If neither company is even promoting or even claiming the game, what are the chances of drawing new subscribers?

    :gun: What's really going on?
  2. Viper09

    Viper09 Grand Poobah
    Stratics Veteran

    May 16, 2008
    Likes Received:
    Maybe they're ashamed of UO? :sad4:
  3. Coppelia

    Coppelia Guest

    EA is such a big Factory that probably very few employees know UO and those who do, they most likely believe it's already dead.
  4. Crysta

    Crysta Babbling Loonie
    Stratics Veteran Alumni

    May 12, 2008
    Likes Received:
    The devs said the EA marketing department runs the sites and they have no influence over what gets shown. Which, obviously, sucks. A lot.
  5. Trebr Drab

    Trebr Drab Guest

    Which is a bit alarming since recent comments are about what "marketing" has in store for UO.

    Great. Marketing is calling the shots for UO! That gives me so much confidence, ya know?
  6. DevilsOwn

    DevilsOwn Stratics Legend
    Governor Stratics Veteran Alumni Stratics Legend

    Oct 27, 2003
    Likes Received:
    so how do we get emails or snailmail to someone in marketing? do we have a name?
  7. drinkbeerallday

    drinkbeerallday Visitor

    Jun 4, 2008
    Likes Received:
  8. deadite

    deadite Sage
    Stratics Veteran Stratics Legend It's My Birthday

    Jun 17, 2004
    Likes Received:
    From what I understand, all MMOs under the EA umbrella are managed by Mythic Entertainment (formerly EA/Mythic).

    It certainly doesn't seem like either Mythic or EA is claiming much ownership though. Not only do the websites lack mention, but the spiffy new online accounts manager is only for WAR and DAoC accounts. I hope they are working on integrating UO, but they haven't said one way or another.

    Grandpa UO has been abandoned in the nursing home, I think. His family never visits. The ungrateful punks... ;)