Hot Potatoes: It's been 11 years since Star Citizen went into pre-production, but the ambitious SIM still doesn't have a release date, and some fans have lost their nerve. One went so far as to file a complaint with the British Advertising Standards Agency (ASA) over the sale of virtual concept ships to expand its budget, but the agency issued no more than one warning.
As reported by Eurogamer, Reddit user Mazty filed a complaint in July alleging the sale of virtual concept ships, which are not actually in the game but due to appear in some cases. Sent to K. , although it can change.
The complaint was sent to subscribers after a marketing email said: "Last Chance to Get Gatak Railen!" and "Don't miss your chance to commit to Gatac Manufacture Railen. This whimsical concept ship will be leaving the commitment shop on Monday...". The concept of ships to sell is not yet available. ">
The ASA evaluated the complaint and concluded that "it was possible to clarify the fact that the ship was a conceptual product." "
" Accordingly, we have issued an advertisement advising the advertiser to ensure that their advertisements in the future contain any relevant information and important limitations.
Advertisements do not have any financial penalties. They are issued when the ASA deems there are problems, but they are not large enough for a thorough investigation. The fact that more than one slap in the face shoves the wrist Star Citizen Cloud developer Imperium Games to determine what it means to buy the concept.
“The Crusader Ares (Inferno and Ion), A2 Hercules and Genesis Starliner are presented here as a limited edition car. "Flight to Star Citizen. It will be available as playable content in the next patch. In the future, car prices may go up and life insurance or other add-ons may not be available." p>
In addition to players who purchase the Concept Ship, the Concept Ship now receives a gaming machine that offers the same size and performance as Raylan.
Mazi is not happy with the result. "The wording is still very misleading because they claim the ships will be playable," they say. March. Those waiting for the 42 singles swarm, which includes Hollywood stars like Henry Cavill, Gillian Anderson, Mark Hamill, Gary Oldman, Mark Strong and John Reeves Davis, were disappointed in December when all beta names were removed. Roadmap A few months ago, studio director Chris Roberts strongly warned that "when it's done" it will be done.
A disgusting 2019 report relates to the development of an issue by Star Citizen and Roberts. Previous Cloud Imperium employees described him as a poor little manager while describing the work environment as chaotic. There are also many stories of those who vowed to get their money back, but only after an uphill battle in court, while others were not so lucky. But that doesn't seem to stop people from handing over their money.
An ad watchdog tells Star Citizen to explain that the concept of ships it sells is not yet available