WWE '12 Online Functionality Going Down

WWE '12 Online Functionality Going Down

Several achievements at stake

Written by litepink on 28 September 13 at 14:04

With WWE 2K14 right around the corner, it appears the inevitable is upon us with the online support for WWE '12 ceasing on October 29th of this year. There are achievements tied to content creation and online multiplayer that are affected.

WWE '12Start Xbox LIVE NXT!The Start Xbox LIVE NXT! achievement in WWE '12 worth 23 pointsPlay in an Xbox LIVE match (Player match/Ranked match)

WWE '12A Creator is BornThe A Creator is Born achievement in WWE '12 worth 26 pointsUpload one creation to the WWE Community Creations

WWE '12Secret AchievementThe Secret Achievement achievement in WWE '12 worth 76 pointsContinue playing to unlock this secret achievement

WWE '12CriticThe Critic achievement in WWE '12 worth 29 pointsReview 5 or more items on Community Creations


Then to really pour salt into the wound here, the online features are only available with the Online Axxess pass, which is free in all new copies of the game, or $9.99/£6.99 for those buying the game pre-owned. Please, don't DDT the messenger over this.

Coincidentally (or not), the online shutdown for WWE '12 occurs the same day WWE 2K14 is released in North America on October 29th. The game flies from the top rope November 1st in Europe.
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XxShinSolidusxX - MY FIGHT MONEEEEEEYYYY!!!!!
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Posted on 28 September 13 at 14:07
Did those servers ever start working correctly?
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Posted on 28 September 13 at 14:09
Bad crack I have this but 07 are still running :/
KitsuneChaos - Do not own an Xbox anymore.
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Posted on 28 September 13 at 14:10
It's a disappointment that they can't just drop the Axxess pass requirement for the last month to boost last minute activity.
Though when minimizing costs and removing servers, I'm sure that achievement/trophy distribution is the last thing on their minds.
Le Compadre
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Posted on 28 September 13 at 14:11
And people love to hate on EA when they close servers for games after a little over 2 years. This game won't even be 2 years old when its servers are closed!
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Worm83183
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Posted on 28 September 13 at 14:17
started this game a yr ago and only did the online for this reason woooooo!
KitsuneChaos - Do not own an Xbox anymore.
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Posted on 28 September 13 at 14:17
Why So Jealous said:And people love to hate on EA when they close servers for games after a little over 2 years. This game won't even be 2 years old when its servers are closed!Still a good run for a game released by a now nonexistent THQ.
The game's online functionality outlasted it's publisher. xD
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Posted on 28 September 13 at 15:01
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supadryz
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Posted on 28 September 13 at 15:08
Better get on this soon.
Martinio140
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Posted on 28 September 13 at 15:22, Edited on 28 September 13 at 15:22 by Martinio140
Pathetic, haven't been up for a year and taking them down. Smackdown 07 servers are still up for christ sake
sm182
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Posted on 28 September 13 at 15:22
Speaking of EA, FIFA 13's inform player is now unobtainable.
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Posted on 28 September 13 at 15:56
I knew they would do something like this. It's the reason I played WWE 12 earlier than I planned to.
tpb fan
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Posted on 28 September 13 at 16:17
07 is up but there shutting 12 down that doesn't make cents
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does anyone know if SVR 11 is still up?
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Posted on 28 September 13 at 16:31
I guess once they introduced Community Creations all the servers have been dedicated servers, so maybe if they shut down the ones from previous games they can make the servers for 2k14 actually function properly.
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Posted on 28 September 13 at 17:46
For people saying ''blah blah 07 servers are up'', that didn't have dedicated servers to shut down. I agree that it's too soon to shut this down but from what i've heard it never worked properly online anyway.
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Posted on 28 September 13 at 19:05
XxShinSolidusxX said:Did those servers ever start working correctly?Barely. :/
The new and improved.
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Posted on 28 September 13 at 19:18
YODA12320 said:does anyone know if SVR 11 is still up?The servers are up, but the "Way To Contribution" achievement is Discontinued. The achievement doesn't work anymore. This has annoyed me, because I cannot complete my WWE collection now!
Sonic Grunge
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Posted on 28 September 13 at 19:28
Can anyone actually get onto the servers? I keep getting not available messages, and I'll be really pissed off it they're down now!
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Mr Almond
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Posted on 28 September 13 at 19:38
I'm getting a server unavailable message every time. Was it usually this bad or are they already dead. Never used the online code until today.