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Bug Brawl in Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League - New Zealand Launch Stumbles into Story Stasis

Oh, the excitement! Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League has finally been unleashed upon the world, well, at least in New Zealand where it's now Jan...

Phil Hayton Jan 29, 2024
Bug Brawl in Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League - New Zealand Launch Stumbles into Story Stasis

Oh, the excitement! Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League has finally been unleashed upon the world, well, at least in New Zealand where it's now January 30. But hold on to your capes, folks, because the game's early access release has hit a major snag. A colossal bug has infiltrated the story progression, prompting the game to be yanked offline faster than The Flash can say "speed force."

In a tweet that sent shockwaves through the gaming community this morning, the official account of Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League acknowledged the issue, stating, "we're aware that a number of players are currently experiencing an issue whereby upon logging into the game for the first time, they have full story completion." Oh, the irony! Imagine starting a game only to find that you've already seen the ending. Talk about a spoiler alert!

To vanquish this villainous bug and save the day, the valiant developer Rocksteady has vowed to perform maintenance on the game's servers. However, this means that "during this time the game will be unavailable." Alas, the heroes must retreat and regroup for several hours, leaving players in suspense and yearning for justice. Fear not, brave gamers! Updates will arrive like a Bat-signal in the night once Rocksteady has more information to share.

This unfortunate turn of events brings a cloud of disappointment over the launch. Players are locked out of all story missions, including tutorials, and any hopes of achieving trophies or completing achievements lie in ruins. While the limited availability of the game in only a few territories might offer a glimmer of hope, it's worth noting that some Xbox players can bypass the waiting game by manipulating their system clock to the time zone of New Zealand. Ah, the ingenuity of gamers knows no bounds!

The severity of this bug remains shrouded in mystery, but the fact that Rocksteady is taking swift action by pulling the game offline suggests that the situation is dire. Oh, the gravity of technical glitches in the gaming realm!

But fear not, dear heroes and villains alike, for there is a silver lining amidst the chaos. The good news is that Rocksteady assures us that all these issues will be rectified in time for the game's full release on February 2. And with players currently unable to progress through the story, the risk of narrative spoilers has been somewhat abated. Oh, the relief of dodging those treacherous plot twists!

Rocksteady wants to assure players that Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League is not meant to "feel like a life commitment." Well, it seems that for now, the game has taken a forced intermission. But fret not, brave players, for the bug shall be squashed, the servers restored, and the epic battle against the Justice League will soon resume, with all its explosive glory. Until then, stay vigilant, fellow gamers, and let us hope that this bug-riddled skirmish will be but a distant memory in the grand tapestry of gaming history.