The on-line providers for increasingly more video games are being shuttered resulting from decreased engagement and the prices related to keep up the server {hardware} and software program.

Ubisoft has introduced its newest record of video games and their related platforms for which on-line providers will now not be accessible. There are, in fact, some caveats and peculiar particulars with a few of them, however the record is definitely fairly in depth.

Anno 2070

As of September 1, 2022, sure on-line providers can be disabled for the next video games and their related platforms:

  • Anno 2070
    • PC
  • Assassin’s Creed II
    • PC, PlayStation 3
  • Assassin’s Creed 3 (2012 Release)
    • PC, PlayStation 3, Wii U, Xbox 360
  • Assassin’s Creed Brotherhood
    • PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
  • Assassin’s Creed Liberation HD
    • PC
  • Assassin’s Creed Revelations
    • PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
  • Driver San Francisco
    • PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
  • Far Cry 3 (2012 Release)
    • PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
  • Ghost Recon Future Soldier
    • PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
  • Prince of Persia : The Forgotten Sands
    • PC
  • Rayman Legends
    • PlayStation 3, Wii U, Xbox 360
  • Silent Hunter 5
    • PC
  • Space Junkies
    • PC (HTC VIVE, Oculus)
  • Splinter Cell: Blacklist
    • PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
  • ZombiU
    • Wii U

There are extra particulars for among the particular person video games listed on Ubisoft’s site, such because the 2012 Assassin’s Creed 3 launch, which states that PC DLC can be unavailable to entry or play. This will little question be bothersome to anybody who paid for that content material. And that isn’t the one title with related limitations; Assassin’s Creed Liberation HD, Driver San Francisco, Far Cry 3 2012, and extra are additionally affected.

There are another quirks players should take care of as properly. For instance, Ghost Recon Future Soldier for consoles would require customers to disconnect the console from the web for the game to work. For Space Junkies, issues are even worse. This game can be utterly unplayable as soon as its on-line providers are shut down. And for all of those titles, Ubisoft account linking can be disabled as properly.

Space Junkies

Of course, we perceive that there’s a cost-benefit evaluation concerned in selections like this, and lots of of those video games are 10 or extra years previous. Still, that is not going to supply a lot solace for the die-hards that also play a few of these video games. The full particulars on the assorted shutdowns could be discovered on Ubisoft’s weblog.