Tech Update: Gamespy Server Closure Transition is Underway

Posted on April 29 2014, 5:07pm | Author: R* Q | Filed Under: Games, Social Club, Support

We want to give everyone a quick update on the actions we’re taking in light of GameSpy and GLU Mobile’s decision to shut down their backend servers this coming May 31. While Grand Theft Auto V is unaffected, our teams are currently working to patch specific older titles to keep the transition as smooth as possible and minimize the impact to online-enabled play and your in-game experience. The majority of changes will be in the form of Rockstar Games Social Club services, including stat tracking and leaderboards.
 
For a full list of the changes, please head to the Rockstar Support page.

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  • R* Yon April 30 2014, 2:50pmFlag
    We are currently investigating issues with players receiving "The Rockstar game services are unavailable right now. Please try again later." messages when accessing jobs in GTA Online, as well as errors on the Social Club site.
    Please stay tuned to our GTA Online Support page for the latest status updates at: https://support.rockstargames.com/hc/en-us/articles/200426246

    Thanks all for your understanding as we work through this tech update.
    A reminder that for more info, you can check out the FAQ at the Rockstar Support site: https://support.rockstargames.com/hc/en-us/articles/203102767

    For any other Support related inquiries about any title, please head to https://support.rockstargames.com where your issue is likely already listed. If not, you can make a ticket there or hit up http://twitter.com/rockstarsupport with questions.
  • mushygasriddle1 day, 22 hours agoReplyFlag
    my pen name is superscope4u and i turned on gta for the update and my money was gone it was legit money i sold 2 case massacre and dubsta i had about 1 million please help me rockstarr.
    • skubigufi2 days, 5 hours agoReplyFlag
      BRING BACK MIDNIGHT CLUB LA, WE CAN'T GET ONLINE TROPHIES
      • McDouglas12312 hours, 32 minutes agoReplyFlag
        @skubigufi This is just... Stupid, sorry but it is. Why would you remove the online gameplay of a game, that's like taking part of the game. I just want "Rate My Ride" again it was so cool. Please put it back.
    • I cant exit or edit my own crews
      Help pls
      • Teardowni4 days, 6 hours agoReplyFlag
        All i want is more garages that's it come on Rockstar make it happen.
        • derbimattt1 week, 1 day agoReplyFlag
          Bonjour je suis level 243 et cela fait au moin 2mois que les serveur visee libre sont vide sur ps3. cela est tres ennuyant.il ya que des serveur france et ils jou la plupart en visee auto donc jespere quil yora une solution
          • EnragedBull1 week, 3 days agoReplyFlag
            I wonder what to expect from this new update
            • NELIUS19861 week, 5 days agoReplyFlag
              how do I report a crew that's using my emblem. Im Afrikaaner Mafia and now I see there is Afrikaner Mafia and that crew has the same emblem. That is not right if u ask and when I, want to report him there no place where I can report he has the same emblem.
              • joedirt36571 week, 5 days agoReplyFlag
                win is the new update 1.16 i getting mad its ben two weeks can someone tell me whats going on plez someone tell me ok
                • jakoblorenzen022 weeks, 2 days agoReplyFlag
                  Gta 5 is the Best game ever... But why Can we not get khamilion and hotknife and Carbon rs evry body need cheat or chlitc... Lock Them up FFS
                  • Rockstar i cant find my custom jobs help please i made a very big effort on these jobs
                    • Rockstar help please i made over 50 jobs and now i cant find them help please rockstar because i made a very big effort on these jobs HELP HELP HELP HELP HELP HELP HELP HELP ANYONE HELP HELP HELP ROCKSTARRRRRRRRRRRR
                      • loudPresident_on July 11 2014, 7:25pmReplyFlag
                        & 2 player game from home
                        • loudPresident_on July 11 2014, 7:23pmReplyFlag
                          Hey rock so i was thinking that GTA5 should have hunting games like bears or wofls & we should have a bad ass snipers & hydraulics on cars & have a camp house & a way bigger map & when it stars to snow we should be able to drive to North Santos.
                          I really toke some time to do this :) we will have a lot of funny
                          • swaggmoneyBTAon July 9 2014, 10:45pmReplyFlag
                            What's up its Swaggmoney gt: PerceptiveEmu xbox360 I just wanted to give a DLC suggestion . I was thinking R* could implement something into Gtao that has to do with jail time which could go also with the heist DLC . What I was thinking is instead of having cops just come "shoot to kill " you every time you commit a crime , they should actually lock you up if they are too close to the online player with that they have a time period set in the jail and prison but also have the option to do a jail break using people on the inside with them or crew mates and or fellow online players and if and after players have successfully broken free they can't get arrested right away but have to hide in the city or fight it out toward the country until you're free using every option at your disposal . As for heist players can get arrested if captured during heist but also have the same option to break out but only once team members have completed or ended the heist
                            • Haterproof1973on July 9 2014, 7:14pmReplyFlag
                              Not able 2 play in story mode ,or online,it's 5 days now able 2 do anything ,plz help with this issues...
                            • cornholeyohon July 7 2014, 10:49pmReplyFlag
                              i haven't been able to play online for over a week i want to play online but it won't let me it just stays and the sky view in that's all it does please help me it sucks. the story mode works fine but when i try to go online it won't let me.
                              • gtajoshyon June 11 2014, 11:00amReplyFlag
                                well i was playing gta on 11 i think and me and my freind was driving about and all of a sudden we were teleported along with everyone else in the server there was a very large ufo our cars were gone and our weapons to i hope you find him or her sorry i could'nt find him because i didnt know who did it i was on xbox 360 thought hope you read this.
                                • Formularavenon June 10 2014, 7:57pmReplyFlag
                                  I have had an issue all day today. When I attempt to join any online session I'm told that the cloud servers are unable to load my save. If you could please let me know if it is something I am missing or if it is something on your side.
                                  • geedunk24on June 10 2014, 8:00pmReplyFlag
                                    @Formularaven Same thing iv had all day pall thats rockstar for you
                                  • Formularavenon June 10 2014, 8:37pmReplyFlag
                                    @geedunk24 This is not a large issue and Rockstar has done an amazing job at making such a nice open world game. So please do not be so immature by saying that they are the worst thing in the world and that they do not know how to make a video game at every little thing that happens.
                                  • geedunk24on June 10 2014, 9:02pmReplyFlag
                                    @Formularaven How aboutyou messageing the top man thatbworks there and seeing if he needs a wife
                                  • geedunk24on June 10 2014, 9:13pmReplyFlag
                                    @Formularaven Says the kid thats got 2 members in his crew come back when you have a 100 friends on your back wanting to no why it been off all day ???????
                                  • Formularavenon June 10 2014, 9:28pmReplyFlag
                                    @geedunk24 My main crew is actually Kamikaze Drifters I just created this new one a couple hours ago. Sorry for the misunderstanding though, also if you are wanting to learn english a little better i will be willing to teach you to type it correctly.
                                  • Formularavenon June 10 2014, 9:41pmReplyFlag
                                    @geedunk24 We will be performing Rockstar Cloud Service maintenance during four windows from 6/7/14 to 6/11/14. Grand Theft Auto Online will be temporarily unavailable during some of this period, and Social Club website login and Crew content display may not be available. Players attempting to access GTA Online or save to Rockstar Cloud during these windows may experience error messages stating that Rockstar Cloud Services are unavailable. Apologies in advance for any inconvenience.

                                    Early Saturday morning, June 7 between 12:00 a.m. (ET) and 4:00 a.m. (ET).
                                    Sunday evening, June 8 from 11:00 p.m. (ET) to 5:00 a.m. (ET) Monday, June 9.
                                    Early Tuesday morning, June 10 starting at 1:00 a.m. (ET). Completion time TBD.
                                    Early Wednesday morning, June 11 starting at 2:00 a.m. (ET). Completion time TBD.
                                • PantherzClaw1970on June 10 2014, 7:07amReplyFlag
                                  6--10-14 first now any time someone else blows up cAR I PAY FOR IT second when i push down on directional pad i dont see peoples checkpoint race times all i see is rank
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