So… Two and a half years after the last blog post, pretty crazy right? To be completely honest, I didn’t think I’d ever be coming back to write a blog post on this site, but I sorta can’t help it.
I’m sure that you’ve all heard and are well aware of the news, the original Club Penguin for browser is shutting down March 29, and the app is also going to vanish from stores. Although it is being replaced by the app, Club Penguin Island.
Personally, the news hit me, but probably not as much as it hit others. If anything, reading about it slapped me with a ton of nostalgia. In reality, this was always going to happen. After 2014, and maybe even 2013, numbers were declining. There was not a large enough inflow of new users to make up for the older, leaving users, and in the end that is surely what has then spiralled into the situation we are now facing.
However, one thing I really do love is that after years of not touching the game, so many older users are returning to experience what was probably a huge part of their childhood one last time. Seeing the community bond together over tipping the iceberg (Note: OML WE CAN FINALLY TIP THE ICEBERG!111!!!1!//!), Continue reading