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Artifact Goes F2P; Valve Ceases Development

Adrian Werner, 05 March 2021, 10:58

Despite attempts, Valve failed to save the card game Artifact. The devs have announced the end of the game's development. Servers, however, will remain active, and the game has switched to full F2P model.

Anthem Next Canceled. BioWare Focuses on Other Projects

Jacob Blazewicz, 24 February 2021, 22:01

Anthem Next will not see the light of day. BioWare confirmed the end of work on the update that was supposed to breath new life into Anthem.

Diablo 2: Curse of Tristram Gets Final Update

Jacob Blazewicz, 12 February 2021, 14:17

Diablo 2 remaster is still just a rumor, but that was enough for the developers of Curse of Tristram. Because of this, the mod has just received its final beta update and will not be developed further.

Battleborn Servers Shut Down; Not Even Single Player Remains

Qskan, 01 February 2021, 20:28

The „death” of Battleborn has been known for over two years. Yesterday, 2K Games officially shut down the servers of Gearbox Software's game.

Sony Shuts Down Official Website of Killzone

Paul Musiolik, 10 January 2021, 20:34

The official website of Killzone went down permanently. Players have lost access to their stats from Killzone: Mercenary and Killzone: Shadow Fall, as well as the option to create clans in the latter.

End of Flash; Microsoft Automatically Removes Plug-in From Windows

Paul Musiolik, 02 January 2021, 16:43

The end of 2020 brought us the death of the popular Flash technology. The shutdown, announced back in 2017 has become a fact. What next with many archival projects?

With iOS 15 Apple May End Support for Older Smartphones

Bart Swiatek, 23 November 2020, 12:24

A rumor that appeared on the web suggests that with the release of the fifteenth version of iOS, Apple may plan to discontinue support for older devices.

End of Support for Windows 10 1903 as Microsoft Forces Us to Update

Bart Swiatek, 09 November 2020, 16:23

Microsoft plans to end its support for the older version of Windows 10, numbered 1903. Therefore, the process of automatic updates has started on the computers of users who have so far delayed the installation of the patch.

The Fall Guys Devs Abandon Gears POP!

Paul Wozniak, 30 October 2020, 21:29

Mediatonic has officially announced that next year the servers of Gears POP! will be closed and thge game will not be further supported.

Windows 10 Update Removes Adobe Flash

Sodar, 29 October 2020, 19:01

Microsoft is breaking up with Adobe Flash. The latest update, KB4577586, removes this plug-in from the system irrevocably. Support for this technology will expire by the end of the year.

Final Patch for Terraria; New NPC and Achievements

Bart Swiatek, 13 October 2020, 12:24

Re-Logic's sandbox game Terraria will receive its last content update today. The patch includes, among others, another NPC.

Production of Nintendo 3DS Officially Ends Today

washi, 17 September 2020, 19:05

After nine years and more than 75 million copies sold, Nintendo officially ceased the production of 3DS models. This information appeared on the Japanese website of the company.

Microsoft is Slowly Ceasing Support for Internet Explorer

Bart Swiatek, 19 August 2020, 11:00

Microsoft plans to gradually phase-out support for Internet Explorer 11 as part of its own service ecosystem (Microsoft 365) - the process will end in August 2021. Next March, the company also intends to cease the release of security updates for older versions of the Microsoft Edge browser.

Minecraft - End of Support For Some Systems

Jacob Blazewicz, 10 August 2020, 20:16

Mojang has announced the end of support for Minecraft on some platforms. This includes older versions of iOS and Android as well as Gear VR and Windows 10 Mobile.

Disappointment and Grief - Gamers Say Goodbye to NFS: Heat

Bart Swiatek, 09 June 2020, 13:50

Electronic Arts' decision to end support for NFS: Heat seven months after its launch was very much disliked by the players. Message boards were flooded with critical comments and mocking memes.

Criterion Ceases NFS Heat's Development; New Need for Speed in the Works

Agnes Adamus, 08 June 2020, 21:44

Criterion announced that tomorrow the last update for Need for Speed: Heat will be released, adding a cross-play option to the game. It was also announced that the full version of the title will launch in EA Access and Origin Access Basic. The company focuses on working on the new installment of the series.

Goodbye Battlefield 5 - Last Big Update Goes Live

Jacob Blazewicz, 04 June 2020, 12:33

DICE has released the summer update for Battlefield V. The latest major update to this online shooter introduces new maps, equipment and a bunch of changes.

Terraria: Journey's End - Latest Patch Attracted Crowds of Players

Czarus, 17 May 2020, 19:13

On Saturday (16.05), Terraria: Journey's End came out - the last patch to the warmly received sandbox game from Re-Logic. It sparked great interest in the title, which since yesterday is around 3rd place among the most popular productions on Steam.

Battlefront 2 - Fans Ask for Further Support, Want to Pay for DLCs

Milosz Szubert, 04 May 2020, 16:47

One of the Star Wars: Battlefront II fans prepared an online petition, in which he asks DICE for continued, even paid, support for the title. Almost 10 thousand people have already signed it.

Rumor: Studio Working on DayZ was Shut Down [Updated]

Czarus, 28 April 2020, 12:26

Rumor has it that the Bratislava studio, one of the two responsible for developing DayZ, has been closed down. If the reports turn out to be true, the game may no longer receive new content.

Development of Battlefield 5 Ends in June

Christian Pieniazek, 23 April 2020, 20:24

Since November 2018, Battlefield V has been regularly receiving new content. However, DICE is preparing to finish its development. Nevertheless, the devs are planning to release one more update.

Windows 7 Will Retain Support From Antivirus Software

Bart Swiatek, 30 January 2020, 12:02

AV-Test experts have prepared a report on antivirus programs that will continue to work with Windows 7 - despite the end of Microsoft's support for W7, which happened just over two weeks ago.

German Government Will Pay for Extended Windows 7 Support

Bart Swiatek, 24 January 2020, 12:27

The German government will pay Microsoft nearly $900,000 to extend its support for Windows 7, all because officials failed to upgrade 33,000 computers to a newer version of the system before January 14 this year.

Today, Microsoft Ends Support of Windows 7

Bart Swiatek, 14 January 2020, 11:29

Microsoft is officially terminating its support for Windows 7. The software will not receive any patches (even the critical, security-related ones), and its users will not be able to count on the support of the company's technical department.

End of Windows 7 Support is Nigh; Switch to Windows 10 for Free

Bart Swiatek, 30 December 2019, 12:22

In January, Microsoft will officially end its support for the popular Windows 7 operating system. It is worth noting that the option of free upgrade to Windows 10 is still available, although officially it was supposed to expire in July 2016.

Bethesda Ceases Support for The Elder Scrolls Legends

Konrad Serafinski, 07 December 2019, 20:47

Bethesda has announced that it will cease working on any major updates or future expansions for The Elder Scrolls: Legends. Players will still be able to play online and collect monthly prizes, though.

End of Gwent on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One

Jacob Blazewicz, 04 December 2019, 23:50

CD Projekt RED studio has informed about the planned end of Guinean support for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. At the same time, it was announced that progress could be transferred from console releases to the GOG.com account to continue playing on PCs and mobile devices.

Team Fortress 2 Forgotten by Valve; Community Remains Game's Only Hope

Konrad Serafinski, 24 November 2019, 20:51

The gaming industry is living with the announcement of Half-Life: Alyx, while another Valve title, Team Fortress 2, is slowly fading into oblivion. Devs are not very eager to release new content for the 12-year-old title. Community is the game's last hope.

Ubisoft Ends Support of Assassin's Creed Odyssey With Patch 1.5.1

Bebop, 02 October 2019, 18:13

Ubisoft will soon complete the development of Assassin's Creed Odyssey. The patch 1.5.1 that concludes the process will coincide with the first anniversary of the game's launch, so the French team has also prepared special birthday attractions.

Forza Motorsport 7 - August Patch Ends Official Support for the Game

Bart Swiatek, 02 July 2019, 16:29

Turn 10 Studios has announced that Forza Motorsport 7 will receive its last update in August. The patch will introduce new mechanics to the game, thanks to which drivers can be disqualified. The game has been supported for almost two years.

Soon Older GPU Owners Won't be Able to Play Fortnite

Jakub Mirowski, 22 June 2019, 23:41

Epic Games has announced that the hardware requirements of Fortnite will change slightly from the 10th season onwards. Developers are ending their support for GPU that do not support DirectX 11.

Microsoft Ends Backward Compatibility Program On Xbox One

Jakub Mirowski, 11 June 2019, 21:25

Microsoft has announced that the latest update to the Xbox One backward-compatible games catalog will also be the last. The Redmond giant will focus on refining this feature for the upcoming Project Scarlett.

Artifact - Game Development Stopped

Adrian Werner, 30 March 2019, 20:38

Valve has announced that it's stopped the planned development of Artifact. Instead, the developers focus on reworking the game.

Nvidia Ends 3D Vision and Kepler Mobile GPU Support

Bart Swiatek, 11 March 2019, 15:30

Nvidia will no longer support the 3D Vision technology and mobile GPU based on Kepler architecture. Allegedly, the company is also planning to acquire a large entity that operates in the technology industry.

PlayStation Vita Production Officially Over

Frozen, 01 March 2019, 23:22

The unavoidable has finally happened - PlayStation Vita went out of production. Information about the end of production appears on the official Japanese website.

Sony Ends Production of PS Vita

Jacob Blazewicz, 19 February 2019, 10:36

Sony Japan has informed that the company will soon terminate the production of the PlayStation Vita console. The story of Sony's last handheld console will come to an end in a few months.

Path of Exile cuts support for Windows XP, Vista and DirectX9

Bart Swiatek, 29 January 2019, 15:41

The developers from Grinding Gear Games have announced on the official message board that with the upcoming update, Path of Exile will end support for Windows XP and Vista OS, as well as the DirectX 9 API.

The end of Windows 10 mobile

ElMundo, 21 January 2019, 15:34

While the agony of Microsoft's mobile system - Windows 10 Mobile - has been going on for several years now, we have just learned that this is the grand finale of the system. Rest in Peace.

League of Legends is ending support for Win XP and Vista

Milosz Szubert, 14 December 2018, 12:28

Riot drops support for older Windows OS (XP and Vista) from May 2019 onwards.

This is the end for PlayStation 3

luckie, 17 March 2017, 15:04

According to the official Japanese PlayStation website, PS3 shipments are going to end soon, which most likely means the end of production of the console.

That's the end for Evolve – Turtle Rock ceasing further support

luckie, 26 October 2016, 11:30

No more work will be put into Evolve, Turtle Rock Studios has informed the fans. The developers have been forced to cease further development on the title, which means no more updates, DLCs, or console versions of Evolve: Stage 2.

Ubisoft parts ways with Might & Magic: Heroes VII developer

luckie, 07 October 2016, 11:56

Limbic Entertainment gave us Might & Magic X: Legacy as well as Might & Magic: Heroes VII and the Trial by Fire expansion pack. Now Ubisoft have decided to part ways with the developer and hand over the series to another studio.