Capcom Vancouver announced today it’s visiting sunset Puzzle Fighter, its first puzzle PvP game for smartphones. As you’re able to read while in the official statement below, the state run reason is that Capcom Vancouver will focus its resources on the Dead Rising franchise.
Firstly, we end up needing to thank many of the fans who have supported and enjoyed our?Puzzle Fighter mobile?game at this point. As huge fans of?Puzzle Fighter?ourselves, the c’s right here at Capcom Vancouver is proud to experience designed a new version with the game that’s unique and enjoyable.
As the studio is dedicating its focus to our own flagship?Dead Rising?franchise, we have thought we would sunset?Puzzle Fighter. The experience shall be stripped away from app stores on?July 1?and servers will be banned on?July 31. The overall game it is always playable until?July 31?and today i am gifting all players 10,000 in-game gem currency.?We’re also making upcoming characters (Regina, Dr. Wily and Ada Wong) and stages (Darminor and Uroboros Laboratory) accessible for free?for fans to take pleasure from up until this time around. Regina and Dr. Wily will be available in-game later today, while Ada Wong plus the new stages might be released on Monday?April 23. Later today the game’s soundtrack will be designed to?stream online via SoundCloud. Also, the last Classic Mode special limited event will likely be purchased at all times getting the club the server closure.
In the meantime, when preparing to your app removal, handled that in-app purchases is going to be disabled on?April 23. However, any existing purchased in-game gem currency may still be applied to the game to upgrade characters prior to the server is turn off.
We appreciate the fans which have supported?Puzzle Fighter?until this time. We thanks for playing the overall game and aspire to be sure that your remaining time with?Puzzle Fighter?is really an enjoyable one.
A couple weeks ago, Kotaku reported that there were layoffs at Capcom Vancouver. Dead Rising 4 didn’t meet sales expectations as well as be interesting to discover if the developers opt to make sweeping changes for the core gameplay to ensure Dead Rising fresh again.
Regardless, it’s unlikely a brand new entry will launch before late 2019.