Since Rick and Morty co-founder Justin Roiland, who additionally voices the titular characters, has been dropped from the present after being charged with home abuse, Excessive on Life gamers worry the favored title would possibly get pulled from the Xbox Recreation Move too, since Roiland co-founded Squanch Video games, the studio behind it.
Excessive on Life was the largest launch on the Xbox Recreation Move in 2022, and had the third greatest launch in its historical past, so its removing could be a large blow.
Microsoft has not but mentioned something suggesting it might occur. Plus, now Roiland has resigned and ceased all involvement whereas he awaits trial—by which he’s pleading not responsible—there appears to be no purpose for Microsoft to take away it from Recreation Move.
That would, nevertheless, change in time, nevertheless it most likely wouldn’t be due to the scandal. Recreation Move titles come and go. It’s a part of how the catalog works. So, as soon as Excessive on Life has been on there for some time, it might get pulled from the Recreation Move like some other title.
Because it’s a brand new launch, that most likely received’t occur for no less than a 12 months or two. The actual fact it broke all types of data additionally means it is likely to be in Microsoft’s greatest pursuits to maintain it on there.
Both means, the potential for it getting pulled due to the costs towards co-creator Roiland appears unlikely—even much less so if he’s discovered not responsible. So, Xbox Recreation Move customers who play Excessive on Life can relaxation simple figuring out there must be no impression on their capacity to play the sport.