Turner And Metaboli Partner For Global GameTap

Turner Broadcasting and European digital distribution company Metaboli are teaming up to take GameTap global. A partnership between the two companies will eventually result in Metaboli managing the service in both the U.S. and Europe, managing the GameTap name in the U.S. while being managed under the Metaboli name… » 9/24/08 12:20pm 9/24/08 12:20pm

Turner To Unload GameTap

Time Warner revealed in its quarterly earnings statement today that GameTap owner Turner has decided to sell off the subscription model gaming service. That release noted an "$18 million noncash impairment" — read: write-off — as a result of the decision to lose GameTap. It did not name a buyer. GameTap closed down its… » 8/06/08 3:40pm 8/06/08 3:40pm

GameTap: Myst Pass-Back Benefits Fans

As we reported earlier, the latest twist in the long and difficult life of Myst Online: Uru Live now sees the game handed back to its creators, Cyan Worlds, who said they'll relaunch the game later this year. The reason for GameTap surrendering the project? The company says it's just better for the fans. » 7/01/08 3:20pm 7/01/08 3:20pm