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[SOE] It’s Time to Bid a Fond Farewell

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It is with a heavy heart that we announce today the imminent sunsetting of four of our long-standing game services on March 29, 2012, including Cosmic Rift®, Infantry®, Star Chamber: The Harbinger Saga and EverQuest® Online Adventures. Each of these games shares a special place in both ours and our players’ hearts. This is not an easy decision, but there comes a time when it’s best for our developers to move on to the next adventure, and that day has come.

We would like to thank our players for their loyalty and for sharing the good times on these games. It’s been a blast. And we hope to keep gaming with all of you in our other great games here at SOE. Let’s keep pushing the boundaries of MMO gaming together!






Sad to see SOE let the game go, If you want to try the game a talented group of people have taken it upon themselves to revive the community and allow everyone to still play. FREE INFANTRY ONLINE to download the launcher today!


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If it's going offline, then what would the purpose be of trying it out now?
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Infantry was amazing back in the day before they started charging. Then they stopped charging, and people didn't bother to come back, just as SOE deserved.
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Sad! Too bad; my memories of playing it years ago are pretty fond, it was pretty crazily hectic. The article's true, at least for me: Infantry brought me to other SOE games, for a time.
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Infantry was awesome. I played it so long ago... Then I stopped, then I desperately tried to remember what that soldier game I played was for a year... Then I found it they charged money to play it. Then I played counterstrike.
Now, I don't think even nostalgia would be enough for me to play it again.
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I used to play this back in the day (I loved medic) and I never did get enough points to make my own emblem.
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Wow that sucks! At The person named Jeff who developed cosmic rift and infantry still has that other game alive called subspace continuum. priitk who was also a founder of Skype and kazza also helped build all three of those games. smile.gif

I still play subspace and I know two cables played it too :
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post #8 of 36
DUDE!

Subspace!

Love it so much. Fired it up a few months ago just to see how it'd fared since ~10 years ago (now i feel old...). Good times, though it's sad to watch the zones slowly die out...
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So they decided to shoot the dead horses eh?

Well I won't be missing any O those titles, definitely not...
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I used to play Infantry Online all the time when I was younger... I'm defiantly going to try that freeware version.
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