Publisher Atari is "divesting" itself of MMO specialists Cryptic Studios, which it snapped up in 2008. It's trying to sell the creators of Star Trek Online and Champions Online after losing Atari millions. [Atari Results (PDF)]
Ouchie... I actually really enjoyed Star Trek online, despite never being a fan of the show. But only one of my friends was actually willing to play it with me. The Star Trek brand, for whatever reason, deterred every single person I asked. Most of these people are currently waiting on the edge of their seats for Old Republic. Coincidence?