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Epic to delist a number of older games

Online services will go off on January 24 as the company moves to solely support its Epic Online Service

Epic Games has announced that it will be shutting down online services and servers for a number of older games as it moves to solely support Epic Online Services.

It begun removing the titles from digital storefronts and disabled in-game DLC purchasing on December 14.

"Most titles will be playable offline, while some will no longer be playable. We apologize to the players affected by these changes," Epic said.

The following titles will have their online services shutdown on January 24:

  • 1000 Tiny Claws
  • Dance Central 1-3
  • Green Day: Rock Band
  • Monsters (Probably) Stole My Princess
  • Rock Band 1-3
  • The Beatles: Rock Band
  • Supersonic Acrobatic Rocket-Powered Battle-Cars
  • Unreal Gold
  • Unreal II: The Awakening
  • Unreal Tournament 2003
  • Unreal Tournament 2004
  • Unreal Tournament 3
  • Unreal Tournament: Game of the Year Edition

Additionally, multiplayer features will remain available for Dance Central VR and Rock Band 4. Epic said that online features for Unreal Tournament 3 will return at a later date.

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