City of Steam is powering down November 22nd
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City of Steam is powering down Novemeber 22st
It's the end of the line for the free-to-play steampunk game City of Steam -- at least on R2Games servers. The publisher has announced that doors will be closing at 2:59 a.m. EDT on November 22nd. Even with what are probably the most impressive graphics in a browser-based game, CoS couldn't keep enough players to remain viable. With the closure, the in-game currency Electrum can no longer be acquired, but all previously bought Electrum can be spent on store items throughout the month.

Does this mean that CoS is powering down for good? Not according to developer Mechanist Games, who declared on the official Facebook page that it plans on releasing a new version of the game the same month:
Hello all, today we officially announce that Mechanist Games has taken CoS back. Stay tuned for City of Steam: Arkadia this November! More info coming soon!

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