Battlefield 3: Aftershock binned by EA
Laurence Howe / 448 days ago
EA has permanently stopped development free-to-play iOS multiplayer shooter Battlefield 3: Aftershock.
The spin-off launched last month, but overwhelmingly negative feedback – ranging from connection problems to unusable controls – resulted in EA pulling the game from the App Store on February 22.
The firm initially said it was
“Re-evaluating the app in response to the consumer feedback”, but today it told The Verge the game will not be re-released.
In the interest of bringing consumers only the highest level of quality mobile entertainment, EA Mobile has decided to suspend development and support of Battlefield 3: Aftershock and refocus its resources on other titles,
The Aftershock servers will be live through March 31st, 2012, and customers who have already downloaded the game can continue to play until then.”