On March 5, 2013, Wing Commander: New Horizon MUSH was shut down due to lack of activity. Thanks to the staff and players for your support. We had a good run and created some amazing memories. Keep in touch on the Facebook page for the game, which will be preserved.
The entire game's codebase and database (minus player information) has been open-sourced and released to the public, and the game itself is back up to help support the code at wcmush.com 2199!
Breaking news, now, as we go live to a press conference with ESC Extra-Spatial Security Deputy Director Jakob Engstler.
ENGSTLER: "--not interested in any agendas or outcomes aside from destruction and terror. They have issued no demands short of outright extortion, and in our previous interactions with them, they have demonstrated that they cannot be trusted with any negotiation or peaceful resolution."
REPORTER: "But that doesn't explain the prisoners! There were people abo--"
ENGSTLER: "The executives aboard the shuttle, in cooperation with our friends aboard the TCS Devereaux, were able to get word to us through private channels immediately after their capture that the vessel was being remotely piloted by the terrorists and had already launched, empty, prior to the announcement of the presence of explosives. Shortly thereafter, all of our executives' reporting implants went silent, one at a time: they were executed, someplace extant from Pembroke. All other information has been falsified. An agreement was reached to treat all passengers aboard the shuttle as ESC-8 employees, and their families will be appropriately compensated. Next question."
(Posted March 29 2012 07:00 UTC)