Dawn Sport Firm has introduced that it’s completely shutting down PlanetSide Area‘s servers months after it launched as an Early Entry title on Steam as a result of the sport has been unable to draw gamers.
PlanetSide Area suffered from a number of delays. It was introduced for the PlayStation four again in February and was speculated to launch on PS4 and PC concurrently in the summertime however that didn’t occur both. Early Entry lastly kicked off in September but it surely appears like gamers’ curiosity had dwindled by then. In line with SteamCharts, PlanetSide Area peaked at 13 concurrent gamers within the final 24 hours.
A be aware by Dawn reads:
After cautious consideration, we’ve made the tough determination to close down PlanetSide Area servers.
Whereas our staff set out with an bold imaginative and prescient for a recreation that mixed the massive-scale fight and camaraderie of PlanetSide by way of a various assortment of latest recreation modes, it has grow to be clear after a number of months in Early Entry that our inhabitants ranges make it unattainable to maintain the gameplay expertise we envisioned.
Consequently, PlanetSide Area will formally shut down servers on January 10th, 2020 at 5:00 PM (PST). We’re actively working with Steam to make sure that all gamers who made purchases throughout Early Entry will robotically obtain a full refund to their Steam Pockets after servers shut down in January.
Thanks once more to your loyalty and help throughout Beta and Early Entry. Your suggestions was invaluable, and your enduring ardour for PlanetSide stays the bedrock our group is constructed upon.
Dawn added that it’s going to stay “deeply dedicated” to the PlanetSide franchise.
[Source: PlanetSide Arena]