Epic GoldenEye007 Recreation with Far Cry 5 Map Editor Officially Removed by Ubisoft and MGM

At the beginning of June, we used the Far Cry 5 map editor to cover the recreation of a truly epic fan of the N64 Classic GoldenEye007. With the news that the map editor doesn’t exist in Far Cry 6 and subsequent games, the recreation was even more impressive about how this feature demonstrated the infinite creativity it gives players. It was a huge feat to faithfully pay homage to the game that ruined the friendship of the time, but Ubisoft intervened and overthrew it for piracy.

GoldenEye007’s exclusive recreation was courtesy of YouTuber’s Krollywood, and its removal was published when the email received from Ubisoft was published on Twitter. user@Graslu00 First pointed out that the GoldenEye map has been removed from Far Cry 5 ( Eurogamer), A map that can be used by the general public. After some digging, they were able to reach the root of the problem, piracy.

The above statement cites an article written by a publication like us, IGN, And Kotaku It made his work even more popular and turned more attention to this recreation, including eyes that creators may not necessarily want. In an email received from Ubisoft, MGM, the owner of the Golden Eye rights, apparently contacted Ubisoft about an informal crossover. MGM, also known as Metro-Goldwyn Mayer Pictures, currently holds the rights to Golden Eye, so if the company seeks legal action, Ubisoft’s step is to seek removal before reaching that point. ..

The good news is that their jobs aren’t completely gone. There are all levels and separate USB sticks stored in PS + Cloud. They conclude the update to their level of fans, “I don’t know if there is a legitimate way to upload. [those levels] Again, I think I’m on their radar right now. “

This YouTuber He loved 1997 shooters and made it concrete using the Far Cry 5 map editor, completely rebuilding the N64 Classic from scratch. YouTuber said earlier Kotaku This wasn’t easy before it was removed. It took about three years to produce this recreation, and it took more than 1,400 people to realize this project. It’s devoted. Especially for me, I gave up in less than an hour trying to build a tiny little house in Minecraft. so. There is it. I am neither embarrassed nor proud.

The removal is sad, but not completely unexpected. MGM has a fairly long history of withdrawing fan projects related to GoldenEye 007, and the upcoming Far Cry 6 has brought more attention to the Ubisoft franchise than usual.