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RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 to reportedly be removed from Steam and GOG

Licensing issues may cause the game to be removed from digital stores

Raymond Bakker
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Raymond Bakker
Saturday, May 12, 2018 | 12:16 GMT
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RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 to reportedly be removed from Steam and GOG

Saturday, May 12, 2018 | 12:16 GMT
Raymond Bakker
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Raymond Bakker


RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 may be removed from Steam and GOG store fronts, several websites are reporting. The game may be removed due to licensing issues.

The game is currently still being published on Steam by Atari. The company is currently in a legal dispute with former rights holder Frontier Developments, which has claimed 2.2 million US dollar in unpaid royalties.

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The removal of the game could indicate that Atari is no longer the official rights holder of the franchise, which means both Steam and GOG will need approval of its current owner before it will be able to relist the game.

At the time of writing the game is still available on Steam.

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Journalist and Software Developer at Moonlight Multimedia. He covers the latest video games news from indie to virtual reality and has been actively involved in the video games industry since the early 2000s.
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