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Over 50 EA titles going offline this June


EA has announced a full list of titles that will be going offline following the closure of GameSpy's servers.



"Since GameSpy's announcement, our teams have been working to evaluate options to keep services up and running," EA wrote on its official site. "Unfortunately, due to technical challenges and concerns about the player experience, we do not have a solution at this time. Online services for EA games on the GameSpy platform will be closed down at the end of June.

"We know some of these games are still fan favorites, including Battlefield 2, Battlefield 1942, Medal of Honor: Allied Assault and Command & Conquer games. We are still investigating community-supported options to preserve online functionality for these titles, such as multiplayer. Significant technical hurdles remain, and at this time we don't have anything to announce."

Hundreds of games from different publishers have been affected by the shutdown of GameSpy's servers.

Here's a list of the EA games set to go offline on 30th June

Battlefield 1942 for PC and Mac (including The Road to Rome and Secret Weapons of WW2 expansions)
Battlefield 2 for PC (including Special Forces expansion)
Battlefield 2: Modern Combat for PlayStation 2
Battlefield 2142 for PC and Mac (including Northern Strike expansion)
Battlefield Vietnam for PC
Bejeweled 2 for the Wii
Bulletstorm for PlayStation 3
Command & Conquer 3: Tiberium Wars for PC and Mac (including Kane's Wrath expansion)
Command & Conquer: Generals for PC and Mac (including Zero Hour expansion)
Command & Conquer: Red Alert 3 for PC and Mac
Crysis 2 for PC
Crysis for PC
Crysis Wars for PC
Dracula - Undead Awakening for the Wii
Dragon Sakura for Nintendo DS
EA Sports 06 for PC
F1 2002 for PC
FIFA Soccer 08 (KOR) for the Wii
FIFA Soccer 08 for Nintendo DS
FIFA Soccer 09 for Nintendo DS
FIFA Soccer 10 for Nintendo DS
FIFA Street 3 for Nintendo DS
Full Spectrum Warrior: Ten Hammers for PlayStation 2
Global Operations for PC
Green Day Rock Band for the Wii
James Bond: Nightfire for PC
Madden NFL 08 for Nintendo DS
Madden NFL 09 for Nintendo DS
Master of Orion 3 for PC
Medal of Honor: Allied Assault for PC and Mac (including Breakthrough and Spearhead expansions)
MySims Party for Wii
MySims Racing for Nintendo DS
MySims SkyHeroes for the Wii and DS
NASCAR Sim Racing for PC
NASCAR Thunder 2003 for PC
NASCAR Thunder 2004 for PC
Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit 2 for PC
Need for Speed: ProStreet for Nintendo DS
Need for Speed: Undercover for Nintendo DS
Neverwinter Nights 2 for PC and Mac
Neverwinter Nights for PC, Mac and Linux (including Hordes of the Underdark and Shadows of Undrentide expansions)
SimCity Creator for Wii
Skate It for Nintendo DS
Sneezies for the Wii
Spore Creatures for Nintendo DS
Spore Hero Arena for Nintendo DS
Star Wars: Battlefront for PC and PlayStation 2
Star Wars: Battlefront II for PC and PlayStation 2
The BEatles Rockband for the Wii
Tiger Woods PGA Tour 08 for Nintendo DS

Edited On 12 May, 2014

Comments
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 TruDarkAssassin's avatar
TruDarkAssassin 3 years ago
i am sure we will see this sort of thing happening more now as the games start to get old in the future , always wondered how they have so many servers running for these old games
JoeToots's avatar
JoeToots 3 years ago
Battlefield vietnam that brings back some memories
 TruDarkAssassin's avatar
TruDarkAssassin 3 years ago
For me its STAR WARS battle front , we need a release date for the new one , come on E3 wink wink
SquareSofty's avatar
SquareSofty 3 years ago
Makes sense really, they can't keep them open forever.
Bindiana's avatar
Bindiana 3 years ago
Surprised they had servers open for PS2 games still that seems crazy.
s.c.g's avatar
s.c.g 3 years ago
Personally I won't be shedding any tears at the closure of any of those servers but it sucks for anyone who actually still played those games online I suppose. The official servers for PSO on the Gamecube however, that was a sad day indeed, for me anyway.
Im Going Space's avatar
Im Going Space 3 years ago
people wont be happy for BF2, 1942 and 2142 going off.
Zombieflamingo's avatar
Zombieflamingo 3 years ago
It sucks that people will be losing out but if it is like any other game that has a dedicated fanbase someone will host servers for it so they can continue.
Beazi's avatar
Beazi 3 years ago
Noooooooo not Bulletstorm!
superniceguy's avatar
superniceguy 3 years ago
These are only shutting down as Gamespy is no more, and ALL their servers are shutting down May 31st, not because the games are old and making room for new, or EA are doing a "clear out". No Xbox games in that list, as those use MS servers, but all original Xbox games went offline years ago. Bulletstorm should still be OK on the 360
Akemi no Zero's avatar
Akemi no Zero 3 years ago
I know few unhappy people who wont like Command & Conquer going offline plus bulletstorm going offline for ps3 that's shocking & kinda annoying.
growkin's avatar
growkin 3 years ago
My god that is a list and a half, shame, alot of good games on there.

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