UK Government Issues Clarification On Legal Requirements That Server Dependent Games Like The Crew, iRacing, Be Properly Advertised


Master of Web
Staff member
In a posted response on a UK Government and Parliament petition asking video game publishers to keep games they have sold in a working state, the British Government responded and clarified UK consumer laws related to advertising. My understand is that this is a big problem for online-only games such as The Crew, or even ‘offline’ games that require internet sign-in, who seldom mention that a server shutdown would render a game literally unplayable when advertising and asking people to buy or subscribe to services. This means that games like The Crew, released after the 2008 Consumer Protection from Unfair