Godfall, one of the first titles on the market to be developed exclusively for newer generation consoles, will require a network connection - and may be an extension for many new creations that choose this problematic approach
The new role-action title from Gearbox Entertainment, which is supposed to be one of the main attractions of the consolePlaystation 5 At the time of its launch, Godfall may signal to us the expansion of one of the most controversial trends in the modern gaming world.
Users have noticed that the product page for Godfall in Sony's digital store declares an obligation to connect to the network and an obligation to account Playstation Plus active, this despite the fact that the main part of the title is a traditional single-player gameplay mode - and referred the question on Twitter to the distributor, hoping to get an update that this is an error or misunderstanding. Instead, a sharp and unapologetic response was received from Gearbox - yes, although Godfall is not considered a 'game as a service' (a genre of games with online worlds at their core that change and update frequently long after the initial launch) it will require players to connect online as well If they want to play it independently.
Company representatives on Twitter confirmed that there would be no obligation to subscribe to PS Plus for a monthly fee to experience the game as a single player, but offered no compromise when it came to connecting to the network - which drew hundreds of disappointed and angry comments from users, similar to what happened in the past. In similar methods and approaches.
It is not yet entirely clear whether Godfall will require תקשורת Fixed in front of dedicated servers in order to operate (similar to MMORPG titles) or a single test during the session after which it will be possible to continue a single game even without an active network connection - but past experience has already shown us that some online connection requires ownership. Prevent those who have paid the best of your money from accessing the product as soon as the rights holders decide that the business is no longer profitable for them and stop running those official servers.
Users with connections אינטרנט Problematic people who tend to disconnect from time to time (we were all there, right?) May suffer from the need to connect and re-identify each time, and it is worth noting that Godfall is also designed to reach PCs based on the platform.epic Games Store - and there the requirement for online availability in any game mode can hurt even those who dream of gaming outside the home.
One can certainly understand those who are not really enthusiastic about the new revelation about Godfall, although at the moment it does not seem that the online review is about to change the developer position. Is there any technological justification that has not yet been revealed to us, or is it simply a matter of wanting to better control the audience of actors and make it difficult for potential for action Piracy Both in the newest home console Sony And in the PC market? We would love to hear your views on the matter in the comments.