Scalebound gently wiped from the face of the Earth – or no less than all Microsoft channels, anyway

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Microsoft is attempting to fake Scalebound by no means existed.


Scalebound is being quietly faraway from Microsoft’s official channels.

Following hyperlinks to Scalebound movies from outdated Microsoft social posts ends in “this video is private” and “this video is unavailable” messages.

Searching for Scalebound still brought up results at time of writing, however the hyperlinks themselves go nowhere. Expect the search to attract clean as soon as Bing refreshes its index.

The sudden disappearance follows on from Microsoft’s affirmation that Scalebound has been cancelled. You can nonetheless view Scalebound supplies on Platinum Games web sites in addition to any variety of third-party hosts, do you have to want to mourn.

As Alex noticed earlier at present, Scalebound was one of many Microsoft-published video games proven off at Xbox’s E3 2014 showcase of huge and thrilling merchandise, which Microsoft framed as a mic drop.

Of these, three have since been cancelled (Phantom Dust, Fable Legends and Scalebound) and one was closed (Project Spark).

To be honest, Forza Horizon 2, Halo: The Master Chief Collection, Halo 5: Guardians, Dance Central: Spotlight and Ori and the Blind Forest made it to launch, and so did Project Spark albeit quickly, so the ratio of printed to cancelled is 2:1.

Still, it does make you surprise after we’ll see Crackdown, which additionally made an look on the present and doesn’t slot in both of those lists. Yet.