Ubisoft To Remove Access to Assassin’s Creed Liberation HD On Steam
Ubisoft made a fairly unusual determination. Assassin’s Creed: Liberation HD will be removed from Steam on September 1, 2022. The sudden growth was first noticed by Twitter person Nors3, revealing a discover on the sport’s Steam web page. Steam obtained a request from Ubisoft to take away the sport from sale. It will stay inaccessible following September 1st.
Ubisoft is making a precedent on Steam as Assassin’s Creed Liberation HD is not going to be accessible following September 1st, 2022. Even in the event you already purchased it, a bar new low for shoppers. pic.twitter.com/hRmmb2yM3w
— Nors3.eth (@Nors3) July 10, 2022
Not solely will this sudden determination forestall new gamers from experiencing Assassin’s Creed: Liberation HD, however even in the event you had already bought it, previous gamers will probably be unable to play the sport. To nobody’s shock, this has left many followers confused and offended, particularly contemplating that the sport was beforehand -75% off within the latest Steam Summer Sale.
Funny factor: it was at -75% low cost days in the past on the Steam Summer sale.
Obviously individuals who bought it aren’t blissful. pic.twitter.com/9R6N8sSHkm
— Nors3.eth (@Nors3) July 11, 2022
Ubisoft had beforehand introduced the decommissioning of online services of 15 older titles in September; citing the necessity to reallocate sources to ship “great experiences for players who are playing newer or more popular titles”. While Assassin’s Creed: Liberation HD was one of many video games on that checklist, nowhere did it state that Ubisoft would take away participant entry to the sport in its entirety.
This determination set a precedent, being the primary time a sport developer suspended entry to a sport, rekindling issues over the possession rights of gamers who determine to buy video games digitally. While many have reached out to Ubisoft and Valve (Steam’s dad or mum firm) for remark, no success has been made. Until then there’ll solely be hypothesis till the total story involves gentle.