Gamespy is your source for pc gaming intelligence, with the latest pc game news, reviews, previews, release dates and files - demos, mods, patches and trailers. Important notice: effective may 31, 2014, gamespy will cease providing all hosted services for all games this is going to affect multiplayer in our games that use gamespy for matchmaking, cd keys authentification and nat traversal from arma: resistance to arma 3. How can the answer be improved.
Gamespy was a provider of online multiplayer and matchmaking middleware for video games. Latest news arma 2: operation arrowhead update 163 june 30, 2014 bohemia interactive is pleased to announce the release of update 163 for arma 2. Some clarifying words here from the developer relations manager at gamespy (that's me): 'uninstalling gamespy (arcade)' will not affect your game performance.
Gamespy technology, the glu mobile-owned service that provides multiplayer functionality for dozens of games on consoles, computers and mobile devices, will shut down as of may 31, according to the company's website effective may 31, 2014, gamespy will cease providing all hosting services for all games still using. Gamespy was a provider of online multiplayer and matchmaking middleware for video games the company originated from a quake fan site founded by mark surfas in 1996 after the release of a multiplayer server browser for the game, qspy, surfas licensed the software under the gamespy brand to. Gamespy will not support you, because they licensed their gamespy matchmaking system to microsoft microsoft is gamespy's customer, not you even when aces were developing fsx, and the issues with gamespy and fsx became apparent, both aces & gamespy blamed each other for the issues, and nothing. Arma 2: operation arrowhead update 163 the update focuses on the transition of the multiplayer from gamespy matchmaking to steam.
Gamespy technology was acquired by glu mobile in 2012 the company and service were shutdown in may 2014 when gamespy was shutdown. Gamespy servers and matchmaking services will go offline at the end of may. Matchmaking service available for online xbox games gamespy provides an easy-to-use way for xbox owners to play games such as halo online.
Originally posted by bumfrenzy of reddit this is because wii and ds online are using gamespy technology for their matchmaking service unfortunately. Rise of nations: thrones and patriots pc at gamespy - check out the latest rise of nations: thrones and patriots cheats, cheat codes, walkthroughs, guides, videos and more. Gamespy technologies powering down: gamespy multiplayer services closing integrated into a pretty robust bit of matchmaking and stats tracking.
Iron front: liberation 1944’s multiplayer will unfortunately be among the hundreds to circumvent the effect the gamespy shutdown has on matchmaking and server. Watch video capcom: there are a few titles for which capcom utilizes gamespy’s matchmaking services for online gameplay. When gamespy technology shut down its gamers unite to bring back titles stranded by gamespy shutdown electronic its services included matchmaking. Gamespy technologies is shuttering its online matchmaking service on may 31, ending online play for more than 1,000 games that use the company's middleware launched as a quake server search program in 1996, gamespy soon branched out to host online play for hundreds of console and pc games.
On microsoft windows rise of nations previously used the gamespy matchmaking service gamespy stopped supporting this in december 2012 rise of nations. In multiplayer games, matchmaking is the process of connecting players together for online play sessions elements playlists (which became gamespy arcade. The consensus: call of duty: modern warfare -- reflex edition - page 1 at gamespy - read all of gamespy's great reviews for wii here.