Hot off the rumours that the world-conquering Minecraft will be shutting down later this year comes murmurs that one of its great rivals, Roblox , will be following suit. Reports emerged online stating that the game had become so successful that the company could no longer afford servers big enough for it, and that it would therefore be shutting up shop in March It proved particularly successful with younger gamers. Roblox is actually going stronger than ever — although it might not have the mainstream name recognition of its rival, Roblox actually surpassed Minecraft last August, attracting million players each month. Unlike most of its competitors, Roblox allows creators to make money off of the things they build by selling game passes. The message was widely shared and the idea that Roblox might be done for quickly began trending on Twitter, with many horror-stricken users taking to the platform to beg for someone to save their beloved game. Much like in the Minecraft story, this rumour started out on a prank site React in this case which is lets people mess with their friends by spawning fake headlines. Follow Us.
Is Roblox shutting down?
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Fans of the game design platform Roblox were shocked when a now-deleted article by React was published saying that it would be shutting down. The article claimed that, because of overpopulation, the platform could not continue. Because diehard fans know how popular it is, the reason seemed legitimate. The news went viral — as users anxiously awaited any official confirmation from Roblox about its future. Finally, the site has confirmed its future. Is Roblox shutting down? Read on to find out where the rumor originated from, and how Roblox finally responded to the rumors with official news. With the supposed March of shutdown date swiftly approaching, Roblox users were dying to know whether or not the rumors were true.
Where did the Roblox rumors originate from?
Are Fortnite, Minecraft or Roblox shutting down? The simple answer is no, they are not. The popular online games have been included in a hoax claiming they are shutting down. The source appears to be from a website called react that has the headline, "Fortnite Shutting down in
Roblox shutting down in continues to be a hot topic thanks to its fanbase being worried that the rumours about it closing down are legitimate. And, despite the absurdity of this rumour, it has lately resulted in a group being made online in which over 7, members have joined. Needless to say, Roblox is not shutting down in be it in March or beyond. You can find their official response and where the rumour originated from by continuing to read update 1 and the original story.