Helldivers’ CEO Is So Honest He Openly Said ‘Get It Later’

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Helldivers 2: A Thrilling Action Game Released Amidst Network Issues

The long-awaited release of Helldivers 2 on PlayStation 5 and PC, which occurred on February 8, generated immense excitement in the gaming community. This high-octane game offers intense multiplayer mechanics that have captured the hearts of many players. Regrettably, Arrowhead Game Studios, the game’s developer, was taken aback by the level of hype, resulting in network stability and connection issues.

Addressing the Server Struggles

As gamers queue up to join, AFK durations have been capped, and Arrowhead is working around the clock to expand server capacity. The CEO of Arrowhead Game Studios, Johan Pilestedt, has urged potential buyers not to purchase the game until ‘the servers can adequately support the demand.’

User Feedback: A Drastic Solution?

Some players have proposed a radical solution – temporarily halting the sale of Helldivers 2 to give Arrowhead ample time to optimize their servers. This approach has precedent, as it was employed by Square Enix when the Endwalker expansion for Final Fantasy XIV became unmanageably popular.

CEO Pilestedt’s Response

One user expressed their desire to buy Helldivers 2 but admitted that they currently have no funds. In response, Pilestedt tweeted:

“I understand the situation, and I appreciate your support for our game,” he said. “As a team, we are working as hard as possible to resolve these issues and make Helldivers 2 the best experience for everyone.”

Stay tuned to Insider Gaming for further updates on this developing story.

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