dark        

Far Cry 4 inaccessible on Xbox One, even if you already bought it (Update)

0

The Great Elephant Shortage of 2015

[Update: Far Cry 4 has been reinstated on the Xbox One games store, restoring permissions for several users. For those who are still experiencing difficulties, Ubisoft officially recommends a hard reboot of the Xbox One console, as relayed by community manager Ubi_Jax. We've reached out to Ubisoft for comment.]

Far Cry 4 has been removed from the Xbox One games store, leaving some players unable to access the game despite having already purchased and downloaded the title. Ubisoft is actively investigating the issue, but suggests contacting Xbox Support in the meantime.

The problem was first reported nine hours ago on reddit by user AegeusRex, who was stymied by their inability to launch a digital copy of Far Cry 4 Gold Edition. Several other users lodged a similar complaint, and the malaise spread to Ubisoft's support forum soon after.

Ubisoft believes the problem stems from Far Cry 4 being unavailable for purchase through the Xbox One's digital store. The game appears in searches, but clicking on the standard version results in a 'Page Not Found' error. Curiously, the Gold Edition seems to be available for purchase.

We'll keep an eye on this story, but for now, it seems like your best bet is to wait for Microsoft to restore the game. Maybe buy a physical version next time?

[Via Kotaku]


You are logged out. Login | Sign up

 
 

 

TwitterRedditEmailFacebook
 
Mike Cosimano
Mike CosimanoSenior Reporter   gamer profile

It takes a lot to make a stew. more + disclosures


 



Also on destructoid: Far Cry 4   (107)   From our database:

  • Troy Baker got Far Cry 4 gig by threatening to peel a Ubisoft assistant's face off - Steven Hansen
  • When Far Cry 4 goes right, it goes so, so right - Brett Makedonski
  • Far Cry 4 somehow gets more dangerous in Valley of the Yetis - Brett Makedonski
  • Visit the steep mountains of Far Cry 4 at a steep discount - Brett Makedonski
  • Ride a dune buggy in Far Cry 4's 'Overrun' DLC - Jason Faulkner
  • Ubisoft restores some third-party Far Cry 4 keys - Mike Cosimano
  • Ubisoft kills copies of Far Cry 4 sold through third parties (Update) - Mike Cosimano
  • Far Cry 4 'Escape From Durgesh Prison' DLC is out today - Chris Carter
  • Far Cry 4 inaccessible on Xbox One, even if you already bought it (Update) - Mike Cosimano
  • More related stories
    Filed under... #Far Cry #PS3 #PS4 #Top Stories #Ubisoft #Xbox 360 #Xbox One

    READER COMMENTS LOADING BELOW...


    LET'S KEEP THE COMMUNITY GREAT


    You're not expected to always agree, but do please keep cool and never make it personal. Report harassment, spam, and hate speech to our community team. Also, on the right side of a comment you can flag nasty comments anonymously (we ban users dishing bad karma). For everything else, contact us!



     
     
  •