Sq. Enix has introduced that its free-to-play Simply Trigger recreation for cell gadgets is being discontinued earlier than its official world launch.
Simply Trigger Cell was introduced at The Recreation Awards 2020 and promised a narrative marketing campaign with co-op missions and aggressive multiplayer. The sport was made utilizing Unreal Engine 4 and billed itself as a cell extension of the over-the-top sequence, permitting gamers to zoom round utilizing a parachute, a wingsuit, and a grapple hook.
The sport’s web site and Twitter account have now been taken offline, as Sq. Enix is pulling the sport and opting to not see it by means of till launch. An archived model of the sport’s web site states that regional early entry to Simply Trigger Cell closed in February this yr. Like many cell video games, Sq. Enix soft-launched the sport in some territories, and the plan was to ultimately launch it in every single place, although that’s now not taking place.
Sq. Enix model lead Anne-Lou Grosbois-Favreau is reported by VGC to have stated in a be aware, “It’s with nice disappointment that we’re asserting the tip of improvement for Simply Trigger Cell.”
As of July 3, the sport is now not showing on digital shops. Any allotment of in-game foreign money that gamers may need can be refunded.
The Simply Trigger sequence debuted in 2006 and noticed sequels launch in 2010, 2015, and 2018. The franchise was created by Avalanche Studios, which hasn’t launched a recreation since 2019’s Rage 2. It’s now engaged on the Xbox and PC recreation Contraband, although it has been a while since Avalanche or Microsoft shared any details about it.
Simply Trigger Cell just isn’t the one cell recreation based mostly on a giant IP to be axed in current occasions. Earlier this yr, EA shut down Battlefield Cell and Apex Legends Cell.