, a European-based games industry trade magazine, has revealed the sale of Project MyWorld
from troubled studio Realtime Worlds
to an unnamed American company. In a story
released on its website earlier today, the publication stated that the purchase has split Realtime Worlds
into at least two separate entities, each of which is being eyed by several potential buyers.
The fate of the 23 developers recently re-hired
by administrating firm Begbies Traynor is currently unknown, as is the ultimate fate of Realtime Worlds' more famous creation, the $100 million MMOFPS known as All Points Bulletin
. Develop's confirmation of a U.S.-based purchaser for Project MyWorld
would seem to invalidate speculation that the anonymous buyers are Realtime Worlds heads Dave Jones and Ian Hetherington.
You can view all the details at Develop's