Microsoft closing servers for numerous Windows 8 Microsoft Casual Games in April – TrueAchievements

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A post from the Microsoft Casual Games group on the Microsoft Casual Games FAQ page reads, “After mindful consideration, Microsoft Casual Games Studio has made the hard choice to no longer assistance our game experiences on Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 operating systems. It is with deep remorse that we are not able to dedicate the necessary resources to continue offering these precious games on this platform.” Servers for the following video games are due to close on April 5th, 2021:
The Microsoft Casual Games group says that these video games were deslited from the Windows 8 Microsoft Store back in December and are no longer readily available to download. “You will, however, be able to continue playing and earning in-game accomplishments without change until April 5, 2021, when the game services will formally end from Windows 8/8.1,” the FAQ post reads. According to remarks in our online forums, Daily Challenge development can be transferred for a few of these video games on Windows 10 and Mobile, however this reportedly needs to be done before February 15th. Servers for Microsoft Bingo on Windows 8, Windows 10, and Windows Phone are likewise due to close on April 5th.

Microsoft Casual Games Studio has announced that it will no longer be supporting its video games on Windows 8, Windows 8.1, and Windows Phone platforms. Servers for numerous Microsoft Casual Games are because of close on April 5th.

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