On February 1, Google introduced that it will be closing Stadia Video games and Leisure (SG&E,) its inner online game growth studio created to create video games solely for Google Stadia. The studio, led by ex-Murderer’s Creed producer Jade Raymond, was created to develop exclusives for Google’s Stadia cloud streaming service in 2019. In late 2019 Google acquired Storm Studios, the workforce behind co-op shooter Journey to the Savage Planet. On the identical day that Google introduced the closure of the studio, Storm launched Journey to the Savage Planet on Google Stadia. Sadly, the sport was damaged at launch, and now there is no such thing as a developer left to patch the sport.
Whereas the sport lastly reached Stadia earlier this month, Reddit person u/lordubuntu made a put up mentioning that the sport has a major situation with crashing on the principle menu, prohibiting gamers from accessing the sport itself. That is particularly vital contemplating that Journey to the Savage Planet: Worker of the Month Version is free on Stadia Professional for this month, that means that paying Stadia Professional gamers can’t entry the sport regardless of paying for his or her subscriptions.
The Reddit person has chronicled their expertise with trying to contact Stadia to deal with the difficulty, which began with Stadia (the writer of Journey to the Savage Planet: Worker of the Month Version) suggesting that the Redditor contact the sport’s writer to have the difficulty fastened. The person then determined to succeed in out to 505 Video games, the writer of the sport’s PS4, Xbox One, PC, and Nintendo Change variations, to which the writer claimed that it had no half within the growth of the Stadia model. 505 prompt that the person contact Stadia, because the writer claimed that it had no entry to the code utilized to develop that model.
The conclusion that many Stadia customers have understandably drawn from this wild goose chase is that, because of Journey to the Savage Planet: Worker of the Month Version‘s developer Storm Studio’s closure, there may be at present no developer obtainable to patch the sport. Whereas Google has claimed that it’s wanting into the difficulty with its “publishing companions,” this assertion has raised suspicion with gamers as the sport is developed and printed by Google itself.
Journey to the Savage Planet first launched on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC in January 2020, with a Nintendo Change port following in Could. The sport was met with heat reception from critics at launch, and ended up becoming a member of Xbox Sport Go later in 2020. The sport was directed by Alex Hutchinson, the director of Murderer’s Creed 3 and Far Cry 4.
Journey to the Savage Planet is at present obtainable for Google Stadia, Nintendo Change, PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One.