PCPP Issue 218 – No More Heroes: The Fall Of Paragon Studios

On any given day, Paragon City was abuzz. Stand for a moment on a street corner and you’d lose yourself to a superhero sandbox in full swing, where villains sat in accursed realms, deep in plotting thought, and Batman’s cousin twice removed fought alongside a dude in a penguin suit.

Yet behind the public facade of this city going on eight years old, the gears of publisher and developer relations weren’t moving as smoothly as they once had. And so it was that on a given day in 2012, Paragon City fell silent, heroes and citizens frozen in place as if stood to attention. On this given day, Paragon City and Paragon Studios received news that they would close. And the reason for this sudden end? That’s a chameleon of a story that on any given day can change its colours. It all started…

Available in Issue #118 of PC PowerPlay Magazine