Maynard, MA based Iron Lore was founded by Brian Sullivan (co-creator of Age of Empires), which produced two titles – Titan Quest and Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War: Soulstorm, before closing its doors
In February of 2008, they posted the following information on their website:
It is with great regret that we must announce that as of close of business Tuesday, February 19, 2008 Iron Lore Entertainment has ceased active game development. Several unrelated events occurred which resulted in Iron Lore being unable to secure funding for its next project.
We would like to extend our thanks to everyone who has helped us in the last seven years – our team who moved mountains to create such great games, our publisher THQ who has been a great partner through three product development cycles, and most of all our customers and fans. We owe all of the success we’ve had to you, and our greatest satisfaction has come from creating games that have given enjoyment to the community.”