Rockstar Details The Effects Of GameSpy Shutdown On Their PlayStation 3 Titles

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With GameSpy closing its servers at the end of May, many titles that we came to love and have played over the years on the PlayStation 3 platform will unfortunately be affected.

For a number of titles, their online features will either be shut down or moved to a new service.

Among the titles affected are none other than some of Rockstar’s biggest, such as Red Dead Redemption and Max Payne 3. In response, Rockstar has announced in a recent support article the fate of some of their past titles. You can check out all the details below:

Max Payne 3

  • Online multiplayer gameplay: Removed for the Mac version only
  • Social Club website stat tracking and leaderboards: Unaffected
  • In-game multiplayer leaderboards: Unaffected

Red Dead Redemption / RDR Game of the Year Edition / RDR Undead Nightmare

  • Online multiplayer gameplay: Unaffected
  • Social Club website stat tracking and leaderboards: Removed
  • In-game Social Club services: Removed
  • In-game multiplayer leaderboards: Removed for PlayStation®3 version only

Grand Theft Auto IV / GTAIV Complete / GTA Episodes from Liberty City

  • Online multiplayer gameplay: Unaffected
  • Social Club website stat tracking and leaderboards: Removed
  • In-game multiplayer leaderboards: Removed for PlayStation®3 version only

Midnight Club Los Angeles / MCLA Complete Edition

  • Online multiplayer gameplay: Removed for the PlayStation®3 version only
  • All Social Club website features and account linking: Removed
  • In-game multiplayer leaderboards: Removed for PlayStation®3 version only
  • In-game Rate My Ride and Driving Test unlocks: Removed

Midnight Club 3: Dub Edition / MC3: Dub Edition Remix

  • Online multiplayer gameplay: Removed
  • In-game multiplayer leaderboards: Removed

Those currently playing Grand Theft Auto Online shouldn’t worry as it won’t be seeing any service interruptions once GameSpy shuts off its server on May 31.

 

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