Why did Warhammer Online fail?
On 18 December 2013, Warhammer Online was shut down, due to the license agreement with Games Workshop coming to an end. Mythic was working on a free-to-play version of the game, as well as another game titled Warhammer Online: Wrath of Heroes.
Is return of reckoning legal?
It's pretty legal or at least it doesn't go against any company's rights because no one earns money here. It's a voluntary project.
Is Warhammer Online dead?
While its launch was beset by bugs and login problems like every MMO, it reviewed well and was considered a success. But within months, that population had dropped to 300,000. Warhammer Online began a slow decline until Mythic eventually turned off the lights on December 18, 2013.
Can you still play Warhammer Online?
Massively multiplayer online role-playing game Warhammer Online is no more. This week EA shut down its servers and in the blink of an eye the five-year-old once would-be World of Warcraft killer was snuffed out of existence.