90% of Virtual Worlds Will Fail Within 18 Months

For those that lament the plethora of crappy MMOs and poorly-planned 'virtual worlds' of various stripes — fear not, a new report indicates that 90% are doomed to failure within a year and a half. Gartner, the research and advisory firm that produced the report, notes that the high rate of failure could be due to a… » 5/17/08 6:30pm 5/17/08 6:30pm