Microsoft: Games For Windows Live Shutting Down In July 2014

Another bad news for gamers, Games for Windows live will be shutting down in July next year.

Polygon’s report says that, “Games for Windows Live will be discontinued on July 1, 2014. Although it is available through Steam, Age of Empires Online require features of the Games for Windows Live service. You can continue to enjoy all the features of Age of Empires Online as the service will remain 100% operational until July 1, 2014 when the server will shut down.”

It also affected Developers and publishers that have traditionally used Games for Windows Live for multi-player, leader-boards and other features.
On asking the details of already released Windows games a Capcom representative said “We do not have details to share yet.”

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