CrossfireX Retires in May
The last few weeks have been plagued with cancellations and game closure announcements, and this continues with another development in this vein. Because Remedy and Smilegate have announced that the shooter CrossfireX will be shutting down in a few months.
As stated in an official blog post, effective immediately the game will no longer be sold on the Xbox store, no additional content will be added to the game, purchases made in the last two weeks will be eligible for a refund, and the May 18 From 2023, the servers will be shut down forever and the game will not be available to play.
On this decision, the developer has stated: “Reaching this decision was not easy, however, we can proudly say that our players have been incredibly active, passionate and enthusiastic in working with us to create a game that was fun and enjoyable for the long haul.” everyone. We want to thank each and every one of our players for playing CrossfireX and being a part of this journey with us.”
CrossfireX was released in February 2022 and was met with harsh reviews from fans and critics alike. Since then, the developer has worked to improve the quality of the title, but as the FAQ related to this closure adds:
“Though our team worked hard to push out numerous content updates, including fixes, new maps, modes, and in-game events, in the end the game wasn’t where it needed to be.”