Sony shutting down SingStar servers at the beginning of subsequent 12 months • Eurogamer.web
“Your help through the years has meant the world.”
Sony shall be shutting down its SingStar servers on 31st January subsequent 12 months.
In line with the writer’s announcement submit, all on-line performance, community options, and track purchases shall be instantly disabled as of 23:59pm on 31st January 2020 – a transfer that can have an effect on all PlayStation platforms – however offline options will stay obtainable.
Of explicit be aware, whereas PS4 customers will be capable of re-download any songs they’ve downloaded and deleted beforehand, this may not be attainable on PS3. As an alternative, PlayStation three customers might want to be certain that all digital purchases are downloaded onto their console forward of server shutdown. Following that date, deleted content material shall be unretrievable.
After 31st January, Sony explains, SingStar gamers will nonetheless be capable of entry all songs on bodily discs, play Social gathering Mode, observe and document excessive scores offline, take and retailer movies and snapshots to hard-drive, and create track playlists.
Nevertheless, scoreboards, challenges, and user-generated content material will not be obtainable on-line, and the sharing of recorded media to Fb, Twitter, PSN, or the SingStar neighborhood shall be disabled. Moreover, completionists ought to be aware that it’s going to not be attainable to unlock the Channel Surfer, Live performance Debut, Star in My Eyes, and SingStar Trophies.
“We have liked watching the neighborhood develop, and have a lot of fond reminiscences from engaged on SingStar,” reads an accompanying submit on the SingStar web site, “Your help through the years has meant the world.”