Daybreak Games are ending support for the PS3 version of DC Universe Online. The developer announced the news today, and said that it will officially shut down on January 31, 2018. Despite this news, the popular MMO will still be playable on PlayStation 4. The studio stresses that “all of your player information, subscriptions, DLC purchases, and game information transfer automatically to the PlayStation 4 when you log in with the same PSN account.”
Check out the full letter from developer Daybreak Games regarding DC Universe Online PS3 below:
To the players of DC Universe Online,
We are writing today to inform you that after many years of supporting DC Universe Online (DCUO) on PlayStation 3, we will officially shut down PlayStation 3 support on January 31st, 2018.
In order to deliver the highest quality experience to our players, we will focus our resources on further optimizing the game for PlayStation 4. While there is still time to continue exploring DCUO on the PS3, we want to give you advanced notice so you can prepare for these future changes.
All of your player information, subscriptions, DLC purchases, and game information transfer automatically to the PlayStation 4 when you log in with the same PSN account. If you have not yet upgraded to the PlayStation 4, please consider doing so now, so that you can continue to enjoy the best DCUO experience without interruption.
We will continue to provide information at DCUniverseOnline.com on any updates regarding this matter.
The team at Daybreak Games
DC Universe Online is available now. The PS3 version of DCUO will end on January 31, 2018.