All News tagged with 'Server Closure'

Just Dance 2017 and Just Dance 2018 Servers Closing on Xbox 360

On November 19th, the servers will be closed for Just Dance 2017 (Xbox 360) and Just Dance 2018 (Xbox 360). The Xbox One version of both titles will not be affected.

Posted 6 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 21 comments

Just Dance 2014, 2015 and 2016 Server Closures Announced

A wave of server closures will hit the Just Dance series in November, with all versions of Just Dance 2014, all versions of Just Dance 2015 and the Xbox 360 version of Just Dance 2016 on the chopping block.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 31 comments

Happy Dungeons Shutting Down June 2019

Toylogic has now announced the servers will be closing for Happy Dungeons on June 12th, 2019, meaning the game will only have been available for two and a half years at the time of closing.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 36 comments

FIFA 18's FUT Champions Mode Closes This September

With FIFA 19 set to kick it all again later in the month, it shouldn't be all that surprising that EA are shutting down the time-specific FUT Champions mode for FIFA 18 this September.

Posted 1 month ago by Andy Mills, 12 comments

Uno & Friends Server Uptime Extended... Again

Second chances don't come along often, but in the case of the UNO & Friends server closure, players are on chance number three. You now have until the end of the year before the game's servers close.

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 26 comments

The Culling 2 Servers Closing Now

The game was indeed delisted over the weekend, and Xaviant has now confirmed that as of 3:51 PM BST, the servers for the game would be officially shutting down.

Posted 3 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 49 comments

The Culling 2 Has Been Culled One Week After Release

Sometimes things don’t go so well and you have to cancel a game two months after release, but it’s going really bad when you do that, release a sequel seven months later, and then cancel it after one week.

Posted 3 months ago by Kevin Tavore, 83 comments

Crysis 2 and Real Racing 2 Servers Close Soon

On October 11th, the online multiplayer servers for Crysis 2 will be closed, and this will render 15 achievements as discontinued.

Posted 3 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 117 comments

Sword Coast Legends Faces Possible Server Shutdown

When Sword Coast Legends developer n-Space removed the RPG from marketplaces in December, the servers were expected to remain open "indefinitely." Maybe not, though.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 107 comments

UNO & Friends Servers Extended Through September

UNO & Friends has had a temporary reprieve. Players no longer have just a couple of days to get the achievements as the servers will now be running until the end of September.

Posted 4 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 28 comments

Small Tribe Servers Come to ARK: Survival Evolved

Only a small number of these servers are available, but the team hopes to open more servers up once they've reclaimed some of the lesser-used legacy servers, which will be removed on June 12th.

Posted 4 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 10 comments

BattleBlock Theater Sunsets Community Created Levels

Community made levels, and rotating through special characters that players could unlock every week, will be coming to an end in June/July.

Posted 4 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 33 comments

Evolve Dedicated Servers Will Close

In September, the game's dedicated servers will close, meaning the game will transition to peer-to-peer multiplayer. While the game will remain playable, the closure will remove some of the game's features.

Posted 4 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 49 comments

Guitar Hero Live's GHTV Mode to Be Terminated

Guitar Hero Live publisher Activision has announced the music game's Guitar Hero TV mode, which was Live's version of online play, will be sunsetted before the end of the year.

Posted 4 months ago by Kelly Packard, 29 comments

New Xbox Releases: Week Beginning June 4th, 2018

At retail, there's the latest instalment in the MotoGP franchise, Codemasters' latest frantic arcade racer, and a vampire RPG. Alongside the new ACA NEOGEO title, ID@Xbox offers up the remaining eight titles.

Posted 4 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 15 comments

The Sims 3 Servers Shutting Down

The online services for the game will be closed on July 2nd, 2018, but don't panic -- no achievements are affected by the closure.

Posted 4 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 18 comments

UNO & Friends Servers Close Next Month

Due to the imminent expiration of their license with Mattel, the servers for UNO & Friends on both Windows Phone and Windows 8 are closing at the end of next month.

Posted 5 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 50 comments

Deformers Servers to Shut Down This August

Developer Ready At Dawn has announced the Deformers servers will shut down. The writing was on the wall as Deformers was removed from digital stores last month despite only releasing in April 2017.

Posted 5 months ago by Kelly Packard, 47 comments

Hitman: Absolution Contracts Servers to Shut Down, Hopefully Temporarily

Hitman series developer IO Interactive must close the servers for 2012's Hitman: Absolution Contracts feature in what the company hopes is only a temporary situation.

Posted 5 months ago by Kelly Packard, 106 comments

Just Sing Servers Sign Off This June

Server closures have become a fact of modern, online gaming. In this case, Ubisoft has announced Just Sing, a September 2016 Xbox One title, will have its online features disabled in June.

Posted 6 months ago by Kelly Packard, 55 comments

Update: AlphaJax and Snap Attack Server Shutdowns Imminent

Today, AlphaJax and Snap Attack received identical server closure announcements. Both games will be shutting down and will no longer generate puzzles beginning May 18th, 2018.

Posted 7 months ago by Kelly Packard, 423 comments

Happy Wars Shutting Down on Xbox 360 and Windows 10

Developer ToyLogic has today announced that Happy Wars will be closing down on Xbox 360 and Windows 10. December 17th, 2018 is the closure date.

Posted 7 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 105 comments

Dragon's Dogma's Xbox 360 Online Features to Be Disabled

Capcom has announced the online features for the Xbox 360 version of Dragon's Dogma will be disabled at the end of March. This affects the online Ur-Dragon and service that allowed players to rent pawns.

Posted 7 months ago by Kelly Packard, 48 comments

SoulCalibur V Global Colosseum Mode Heading Offline

Bandai Namco has announced that the Global Colosseum online game mode will be coming to an end in SoulCalibur V on Xbox 360.

Posted 8 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 10 comments

Gigantic Servers Close in July

The writing was on the wall for Gigantic. Back in November, developer Motiga closed its doors, leaving nearly all of its development staff without jobs. Now, the game's servers will be closing on July 31st.

Posted 8 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 85 comments

Saints Row Series' Sharing Services to Shut Down

With old games often comes the discontinuation of features and services. The Saints series is no different. Volition has announced the My Steelport function, which allowed players to share characters and screenshots, will close.

Posted 10 months ago by Kelly Packard, 187 comments

[Update] Monopoly Streets Servers Shutdown

EA has announced that the servers for the game will shutdown on Friday, December 15th. If you're reading this, that's either today or it's about to be today. Time to build some houses.

Posted 10 months ago by Kevin Tavore, 122 comments

Pro Evolution Soccer 2017 Online Services to be Terminated Next Year

The online services for PES 2017 have been scheduled for termination next year and this will mean that several of the game's online achievements will become discontinued, as well as myClub coins and GP.

Posted 10 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 17 comments

Marvel Heroes Omega Has Shut Down

After initially being announced for December 31st, a rumor popped up last week indicating the end might be sooner than expected. It seems that rumor was well-founded.

Posted 11 months ago by Kevin Tavore, 117 comments

[Rumor] Marvel Heroes Omega Possibly Ending on Friday

Rumors indicate that Gazillion, the game's developer, has been shut down and is in bankruptcy. Many employees have been terminated and creditors are supposedly requiring the servers be shut down early.

Posted 11 months ago by Kevin Tavore, 157 comments

Update: Marvel Heroes Omega Support Ended, Closure on December 31st

It’s been a great year for Marvel fans, but the ending will be a bit sour. Launched only months ago, Marvel Heroes Omega will soon come to an end.

Posted 11 months ago by Kevin Tavore, 125 comments

Gameloft Discontinues Achievements In Asphalt 8: Airborne (WP)

A few days ago, we learned that the Windows Phone version of Dragon Mania Legends had seen its Xbox Live support completely removed. Now it seems like the same has happened to Asphalt 8: Airborne (WP).

Posted 11 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 37 comments

Ubisoft Ends Support for Several Xbox 360 Games

As even Microsoft winds down its support for the aging Xbox 360 console, so do developers and publishers. Ubisoft has announced they will end support for another batch of titles.

Posted 1 year ago by Kelly Packard, 101 comments

Neverwinter (Hong Kong) Servers Shutting Down Next Month

The Hong Kong version of Neverwinter will be no more as the development team has announced that the game server will be shut down next month, followed by customer and forum services in December.

Posted 1 year ago by Ashley Woodcock, 54 comments

Kinect Share Disabled, Takes Many Achievements With It

With almost 12 years gone since the Xbox 360 landed on the Marketplace, support and features for it are in a steady decline. Microsoft has announced that support for the Kinect Share feature has become officially disabled.

Posted 1 year ago by Kelly Packard, 152 comments

EA Announces Several Server Shutdowns Coming in October

Server shutdowns aren't taken lightly by this community, so allow me to take the time and calmly remind you all to not shoot the messenger. EA has revealed several servers will be going offline later in 2017.

Posted 1 year ago by Mark Delaney, 127 comments

FIFA 14 Servers to be Shut Down in October

Despite millions of players enjoying sports titles every year, they're a ticking time bomb as far as discontinued achievements go. EA has announced FIFA 14 will be having its online services shut down come October.

Posted 1 year ago by Kelly Packard, 60 comments

Nike+ Kinect Training Online Services To Be Closed Down

The online services for Nike+ Kinect Training will be coming to an end next month as Microsoft and Nike have announced they will be shutting down the game's servers.

Posted 1 year ago by Ashley Woodcock, 41 comments

Various FIFA Titles Will Have Their Online Services Shut Down

Various FIFA titles will see their online services shut down as Electronic Arts have decided to pull the plug on services for FIFA 12, FIFA 13, and FIFA 15 Ultimate Team (WP).

Posted 1 year ago by Ashley Woodcock, 43 comments

Pro Evolution Soccer 2016 Server Shutdown Scheduled for August

As recent players of the game Pro Evolution Soccer 2016 are already aware, Konami has scheduled a server shutdown for the soccer title in August. Another round of PES servers bite the dust.

Posted 1 year ago by Kelly Packard, 34 comments

REAL STEEL to be Discontinued This September [UPDATE]

REAL STEEL, an Xbox LIVE Arcade title released in October 2011 by developer Yuke's, will see its online services discontinued later this year. Five of the game's 12 achievements will become unobtainable.

Posted 1 year ago by Ashley Woodcock, 94 comments

WB Announces Batman: Arkham Origins Server Closure

Some companies celebrate their anniversary with... well... celebration, others do it with server closures! Who am I to judge? WB Games has announced Batman: Arkham Origins' multiplayer portion will close shortly.

Posted 2 years ago by Kelly Packard, 155 comments

Free Slots Fun Factory Servers Shut Down and Delisted from the Xbox LIVE Store

Game Troopers' Free Slots Fun Factory's game-breaking issues were more than just a bug as the entire game has now been removed from the Xbox LIVE store.

Posted 2 years ago by Ashley Woodcock, 45 comments

Servers Shut Down for Five Xbox 360 Ubisoft Titles in September

Today we bring you the regrettable news that Ubisoft has detailed their plans to shut down the services for five Xbox 360 titles less than a month from now. We've compiled a list of achievements that may be affected.

Posted 2 years ago by Kelly Packard, 165 comments

Disney Infinity Outlines Server Shutdown Schedule

After Disney Infinity announced its discontinuation of the toys in May, it comes as no surprise they have detailed an outline for the servers' shutdown. All online services will be discontinued as of March 2017 with some earlier.

Posted 2 years ago by Kelly Packard, 118 comments

Xbox Fitness Says Goodbye

The Day One Kinect-enabled title Xbox Fitness announced today it will be receiving the "Project Spark treatment" — that is, slowly closing down in multiple phases. As of July 2017, the title will not be accessible at all.

Posted 2 years ago by Kelly Packard, 233 comments

All Support Discontinued for Project Spark

After some big changes in September to Project Spark, including changing the price of the game to completely free, publisher Microsoft and developer Team Dakota have made the decision to discontinue support entirely. Starting today, May 13th, Project Spark is now delisted from the Xbox Mark

Posted 2 years ago by Kelly Packard, 216 comments

Fable Legends Servers Officially Close, Refunds Going Out Now

Despite the cancellation of Fable Legends in early March, it remained playable until today, Wednesday April 13th, when the servers officially shut down. This morning, developer Lionhead Studios made one last closing statement on the official Fable Legends forums, which looked sad and out of

Posted 2 years ago by Kelly Packard, 16 comments

PES 2015 Servers Shutting Down in August

There are plenty of online achievements included with Pro Evolution Soccer 2015, and if you're still chasing them, you now have a firm deadline. This August 25th, the online servers for the title will close permanently. It's a move we see often with sports titles, though Konami isn't exactly the bas

Posted 2 years ago by Mark Delaney, 25 comments

Final Fantasy XI's Service Closure Dated

Back in March this year, we covered the unfortunate news of Square Enix's decision to bring the services of Final Fantasy XI to an end. The title has been available since April 2006 and has received

Posted 2 years ago by Ashley Woodcock, 22 comments