Ubisoft Shutting Down Servers For Some Basic Video games
Ubisoft has introduced that it’ll quickly be shutting down the servers on a number of of its older video games, together with Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Vegas, Murderer’s Creed II, Far Cry 2, and extra. The vast majority of the affected titles are PC video games, with a number of PS2, Xbox 360, PSP, and PSP video games additionally being shut down at an undetermined time later in 2021.
Ubisoft defined in a weblog submit that whereas multiplayer on-line companies for these video games might be switched off, gamers can nonetheless entry solo options.
If the sport is Ubisoft Join-enabled, then this service will now not be out there for the title on consoles and the microtransaction forex of Ubisoft Models might be disabled. Ubisoft added that there might be no refunds on unused in-game currencies. Rewards may also be disabled in-game, and although they will nonetheless be unlocked, Ubisoft says that gamers will now not obtain them.
Ubisoft multiplayer servers being shut down on June 1
Murderer’s Creed 2 (PC)
Prince of Persia: Forgotten Sands (PC)
Far Cry 2 (PC)
Anno 1404 (PC)
May & Magic – Conflict of Heroes (PC)
Splinter Cell Conviction (PC)
The Settlers 7 (PC)
May & Magic X – Legacy (PC)
Ubisoft multiplayer server shut down checklist for 2021
Ghost Recon Future Soldier – 2021 (PC / Xbox 360/ PS3)
Rainbow Six Lockdown – 2021 – (PC / PS2 / Xbox)
Rainbow Six Vegas 2 – 2021 (PC / Xbox 360 / PS3 / Xbox One)
Rainbow Six Vegas – 2021 (PC / X360 / PS3 / PSP)
Ubisoft stated that the explanation why it was shutting down companies for a few of its older video games that solely have a small viewers is that it is a “obligatory” step to permit its IT and repair employees to “higher deal with delivering nice on-line experiences to the overwhelming majority of shoppers who’re enjoying newer, extra widespread titles.”
In an analogous transfer, Sony additionally introduced that it could be shutting down the digital storefronts for the PlayStation 3 and PSP in July, with the PS Vita retailer being completely closed as effectively later in August. Sony has additionally already and silently killed off the previous internet retailer that allow PlayStation gamers purchase PS3, PSP, and PS Vita digital video games.
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