[Update: The Killer Instinct dev team has seemingly fixed both the game’s online ranked mode and its leaderboards problems. Normal C-C-C-C-C-Combo breakin’ service should now be resumed.]
Each recreation is a possible goal for troublemakers, even Iron Galaxy’s glorious 2013 fighter Killer Intuition, which is presently mired in its personal hack-based disaster, regardless of the relative quietness of the fast-paced scrapper within the bigger image of the preventing recreation neighborhood.
Killer Intuition‘s ranked mode has, for a while now, been the goal of 1 particular person, who has been rendering the leaderboards an absolute mess with a flurry of pretend accounts, which they’ve used to primarily “jam” the net rankings for the devoted KI neighborhood. This irritant has gone one step additional, nevertheless, and is inflicting the sport’s sync system to crash when attempting to load gamers into matchmaking. Primarily, ranked mode has been rendered actually unplayable for the neighborhood.
Thanks for flagging this and dealing with the companies group to get ranked working once more ASAP
The hacked leaderboards will likely be investigated!
will replace as soon as we have now extra info.
— Killer Intuition (@KillerInstinct) October 3, 2022
Luckily, devoted participant NickyFGC was capable of increase consciousness of the problem — through a video and a social media marketing campaign — and was capable of get the eye of Killer Intuition‘s writer, Microsoft. A easy assertion was then posted to the official KI Twitter, saying that the group was now conscious of the problem and had launched an investigation. It ought to be famous that this bug solely impacts the Xbox and Home windows variations of KI. The Steam version, which has its personal server, is working correctly.
Seeing Killer Intuition within the headlines once more, even when for detrimental causes, solely serves as a reminder as to fairly how glorious that reboot was. I personally scoffed arrogantly on the information the sequence was returning, solely to then discover not solely did I actually love the sport, however I truly turned higher at it than I’ve with another fighter. Right now, KI nonetheless entertains a throng of devoted gamers, unable to tear away from its dazzling seems to be, superb soundtrack, and quick, compelling motion.
Right here’s to C-C-C-Combo Breakers all over the place.
Killer Intuition is offered now on Xbox One and PC.