Nintendo has apologised for a development prevention bug in Metroid Dread.
The error message “The Software program Was Closed As a result of an Error Occurred” seems close to the tip of the sport, inflicting it to forcibly shut.
An article on the Nintendo Support page goes into additional element.
“We’re conscious of an error within the Metroid Dread sport that forestalls the participant from continuing when the particular sequence beneath is adopted close to the tip of the sport,” it reads. “We’re getting ready a software program replace to forestall this error, which ought to be accessible in October 2021.
“Close to the tip of the sport, if the participant destroys a door whereas a map marker for that particular door is displayed on the map, the sport will forcibly shut and the next message will seem: ‘The software program was closed as a result of an error occurred.’
“We apologise for the inconvenience.”
A bug has been present in #MetroidDread that may forestall gamers from progressing beneath a sure situation. A patch shall be launched by the tip of October to repair this. We apologise for the inconvenience.
Be taught extra, together with the right way to keep away from the bug: https://t.co/bu13Esh5jY
— Nintendo of Europe (@NintendoEurope) October 15, 2021
Gamers are suggested to restart the sport and take away the door icon map marker to forestall the error, not less than till the software program replace arrives.
Metroid Dread has confirmed incredibly popular in its first week, changing into the UK’s finest launch within the collection to this point.
Nevertheless, MercurySteam has addressed criticism that they neglected staff from the credit of the sport, stating the corporate’s official coverage requires builders to have stayed on the studio for 25% or extra of a challenge’s improvement time.