"With falling player-ship (??????) and the sunset of PC-based client online games, the game has been losing money significantly for a period of time. It has now come to the point that we simply cannot take the financial losses any further.
We have explored all the options of keeping the games alive (?!?!?!?!???) – including having some of the top gamers study the possibility of taking over the game management. They promptly turn it down when they realize the cost of running the game. It’s just not worth it."
You never did a damn thing. You never sought. You never cared.