EA pulls a number of Want for Pace titles from sale
A handful of older Want for Pace video games have been faraway from digital storefronts this week.
5 installments of the franchise — all of that are at the least a decade outdated — had their in-store pages throughout PlayStation, Xbox and PC platforms taken down yesterday.
The servers for every recreation can even be sunsetted on August thirty first, 2021. After this date, gamers that personal the titles will nonetheless have the ability to play offline, however on-line assist can be gone.
The video games which were faraway from sale are: Want for Pace Carbon, Want for Pace Undercover, Want for Pace Shift, Want for Pace Shift 2: Unleashed, and Want for Pace The Run.
In accordance with a developer weblog publish shared to Reddit, the corporate is “shifting gears to give attention to the way forward for Want for Pace”.
The publish defined that it’s “not possible” to maintain sustaining servers subsequent to the variety of gamers nonetheless actively utilizing them.
Again in March, EA paused improvement on the upcoming Want for Pace Criterion in order that the crew may assist EA DICE end Battlefield 6, which is predicted to launch by the top of the yr.