Which doesn't overly affect us, given we might never have seen the game in Western markets, but it's still sad news because despite mixed reviews and mixed sales, Titanfall as a shooter series is unique in the space and, most importantly, a lot of fun.
Rival Activision tried their hand in the same market with Call of Duty Online, notes VentureBeat, however, local games tend to trump the Western Trojan horse attempts, and growth here has seen a potential reverse affect.
“It is true that Nexon and EA have agreed to cancel Titanfall Online under a business decision,” South Korean-based Game Focus reports from an official involved in the cancelled project. “After much deliberation, it was decided that reallocating development resources to another project was better for the company.”
Our review of Titanfall 2 was in the favourable camp and you can check it out here.