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    Steam/GOG Release

    So, why exactly have Myst III through V not had a re-release on a digital distribution platform like Steam or GOG yet? It's been a long time to hold off on such a thing, don't you think?
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    Great news about Myst 5 digital download(s)

    Myst 5 will be available on Steam this next weekend and will also be available on GOG (Good Old Games) very soon.

    See the Cyan annoncement Click here
    Last edited by nanoukmetal; 03-22-2012 at 02:36 AM.
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    It is now official.

    The Limited edition of Myst 5 is now available at GOG (Good Old Games) as a digital download ...click here

    For $9.99 USA
    Supposed to be "Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 (32 & 64 bit) compatible
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    As for why Mst III and IV are not available for digital distribution, Cyan and Ubisoft are currently discussing transferring rights between Ubi (the publisher of 3 and 4) to Cyan, don't have the link right a quick Google should yield that. As Cyan is the franchise rights holder but not the developer of Myst 3 and 4 those 2 games must be in some sort of legal murkiness as to how profits are going to be split and that's why they have not been made available yet, a shame really.
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    I know this thread is really old, but in case anyone else is interested, this game is 50% off right now on Steam, only 4.99$
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    I really wish they would complete whatever deals they need to do to release Myst III and IV to GOG/Steam. I'm working my way through Riven and really want to go through the series in order. I would rather not mess with the old physical copies.
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    Quote Originally Posted by samfisher1_ View Post
    As for why Mst III and IV are not available for digital distribution, Cyan and Ubisoft are currently discussing transferring rights between Ubi (the publisher of 3 and 4) to Cyan, don't have the link right a quick Google should yield that. As Cyan is the franchise rights holder but not the developer of Myst 3 and 4 those 2 games must be in some sort of legal murkiness as to how profits are going to be split and that's why they have not been made available yet, a shame really.
    I have done a thorough Google search and have turned up with no such archive or credible evidence of what your saying. Can you please search for and provide a link to an article that backs your claim of Ubi talking to Cyan about transferring rights to those games?
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    It was slightly mentioned during Cyan's Google hangout.

    Here's a link to the video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xMAL-Rp0cGo
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    Quote Originally Posted by realXCV View Post
    It was slightly mentioned during Cyan's Google hangout.

    Here's a link to the video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xMAL-Rp0cGo
    That video is a little over an hour long. Umm. I don't mean to be lazy but do you know where in the video it was mentioned?

    *EDIT* - Never-mind. I found it. It's at 0:42:13 in the video for anyone who wants to see it.

    And Thank you "realXCV" for sharing that link. I (and I'm sure others, besides me) really appreciated that very much.
    Last edited by Stealthbat07; 11-28-2013 at 09:22 AM.
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