The GOG digital retailer is experiencing “technical points” associated to a storage supplier and content material supply community (CDN) outage. Because of this, individuals could not have the ability to obtain and replace video games bought by way of the shop by way of GOG.com and their GOG Galaxy consumer.
“We are attempting to mitigate this exterior challenge by switching to our secondary storage whereas our supplier is restoring information,” GOG posted yesterday in an announcement of the outage. “We’d additionally wish to level out that these points don’t have an effect on sport purchases. Reductions at the moment obtainable on choose titles is not going to be prolonged because of the above.
“It’s our crew’s prime precedence to resolve these points and we purpose to resolve them as shortly as potential. We apologize for any inconvenience this may occasionally trigger.”
Should you purchase a sport to reap the benefits of a present low cost, of which there are various, you might not have the ability to obtain that sport. On the time of writing, customers are reporting by way of the GOG boards that the outage persists. Video games and recordsdata which have already been downloaded are usually not affected.
GOG has constructed a repute partly by promoting DRM-free video games, that are usually much less depending on an web connection or lively servers to play. Nevertheless, interruptions are clearly irritating if you happen to’ve simply purchased a brand new sport or haven’t got a neighborhood backup of 1 you got beforehand.