Ubisoft, Cyberpunk, and also Destiny 2 gamers wait for ‘next steps’ with Stadia closure

Kassandra, of Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, greets her eagle, who perches on a gauntlet on her right wrist.

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Some significant authors that took a wager on Google’s soon-to-be-defunct Stadia have actually sent out indicators to gamers that they’re attempting to bring the games, or a minimum of their game conserves, to various other systems.

Over the weekend break, Ubisoft client assistance’s official Twitter account said “we’re working to bring the games you own on Stadia to PC through Ubisoft Connect,” the author’s first-party games launcher. Io Interactive, manufacturers of the Hitman franchise business, say they’re also “looking for ways to continue your Hitman experience on other platforms.”

Ubisoft has 38 games, one of the most of any kind of author, offered on Google Stadia. When Stadia’s web servers go offline Jan. 18, 2023, gamers shed accessibility to them. Google is offering refunds for all games software application — implying both games and also add-on material — purchased for Stadia, along with any kind of equipment acquisitions (the Stadia Controller was supplied stand-alone and also in 3 packages). The Stadia Store and also all in-game purchases were gathered Google’s statement on Thursday.

Elsewhere, Cyberpunk 2077 gamers — it was a launch title on Stadia in December 2020 — have actually started agitating with CD Projekt to see if their game conserves can be moved from Stadia to one more system. “I care more about my save game than a game refund,” one Cyberpunk follower posted to Stadia’s subreddit.

As for Destiny 2, the independent Destiny Bulletin account on Twitter posted a screenshot of a message with Bungie’s aid workdesk, in which the workshop states it has “begun conversations about next steps for our players.” Bungie will certainly have even more to reveal “once we have a plan of action.” Destiny 2 already supported cross-platform character transfers with Google Stadia.

Also on Friday, Raúl Rubio Munárriz, the president of Tequila Works, stated his studio’s Stadia exclusive, Gylt, would certainly be ported to other platforms.

In all, virtually 300 games were offered on Stadia, either marketed separately or offered as component of the Stadia Pro registration, starting with Gylt, Destiny 2, Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, and nine other titles on Stadia’s November 2019 launch.


Source: Polygon

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