Codemasters Online to Develop MMOs in-House in Future

Posted Tue, May 06, 2008 by Morvelaira

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Codemasters Online, who helped to develop such titles as Lord of the Rings Online, and Jumpgate: Evolution, have announced that they will make their own titles from now on.

According to vice president David Solari, Codemasters will focus on producing its own titles in future. "We always had a five year plan and it was always in the middle of that five year plan that we would start developing our own games," he stated. "We are looking at that and we have to think very carefully about what title is right, what will work in the future. These aren't easy questions to answer and it's very easy to fail in the MMO market so you've got to take your time, be careful and be sensible."

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