The War Z Pulled From Steam!

Kotaku have just reported that Hammerpoint Interactive’s controversial zombie survival MMO The War Z has now been pulled from Steam, with Valve calling the release “a mistake”.  The product page remains in place, though the game can no longer be purchased.

This follows widespread reports of misleading claims about the game content, forum censorship and unfair bans, and the War Z development team’s rude and condescending remarks about paying customers.  Our round-up of the War Z problems can be found over here.

Those who now wish to seek a refund through Steam can now do so by creating a ticket.

The War Z Farce

The War Z launched on Steam yesterday, and is unfortunately the current top seller on the platform.

‘Unfortunately’, because the game is blatantly unfinished, and the developers’ all-round attitude and behaviour has been an utter disgrace. (more…)

The War Z Now Out

Update: many of the features claimed for this game are not present yet, or are not as stated.

Hammerpoint Interactive’s The War Z, a survival MMO with zombies, is now available to purchase on Steam.