Money grab.
Rockstar had a bit of a wobble on Steam yesterday, delisting all its games before making them available for sale again.
As part of the relisting process, Rockstar’s 2003 racing game Midnight Club 2 was briefly made available to buy on Steam three years after it was delisted (thanks, PC Gamer).
Eurogamer news cast: the improvements the PS5 desperately needs
Steam users pounced on Midnight Club 2, as you’d expect, and bought the game before it was pulled once again. A message on Steam now reads:
“Notice: At the request of the publisher, Midnight Club 2 is no longer available for sale on Steam.”
Midnight Club 2’s Steam page now contains new reviews from people who snagged the game. “Thanks for the mistake R <3,” Steam user Fenix wrote. There are eight new reviews (all positive) published since 19th April.
With Midnight Club 2 thrust back into the headlines, fans are now calling on Rockstar to return to the series. “Please make another one R* please!” wrote Steam user NaeNae_Chef.
The last Midnight Club game was 2008’s Midnight Club: Los Angeles. Will Rockstar return to Midnight Club? With Grand Theft Auto and Red Dead Redemption taking up the company’s bandwidth, it doesn’t feel like there’s much room for a new entry, unfortunately.
As it stands, the Midnight Club games are tricky to get hold of (blame song licensing!). They’re delisted across the various digital stores, so your best bet is to hunt down a physical copy on the usual suspect websites.
Sometimes we include links to online retail stores. If you click on one and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Read our policy.
Jump to comments (8)
More about Midnight Club 2
About the author
Wesley Yin-Poole
Deputy Editorial Director  |  wyp100
Wesley is deputy editorial director of ReedPop. He likes news, interviews, and more news. He also likes Street Fighter more than anyone can get him to shut up about it.
Gran Turismo 7 will include 420 car models and 90 tracks
"…with realistic weather and scenery".
Mario Kart 9 in active development, industry consultant says
And comes with a "new twist".
A returning classic gives us our best look at Gran Turismo 7 yet
Deep deep forest.
Dr Dre and GTA5’s Franklin star in fresh GTA Online DLC
Compton the game next week.
Fresh batch of games hit PS Plus and PS Now for January
Persona 5 Strikers, Dirt 5 and more.
You may also enjoy…
Forza Horizon 5 best cars: Our best drift, dirt, S2 class, S1 class, A class and cross country car recommendations
Your vehicles of choice for single-player and multiplayer.
Review | Exo One review – not quite out-of-this-world enough
Star for the course.
Forza Horizon 5 has more than 10 million players
Biggest first week in Xbox and Game Pass history.
Feature | The big Gran Turismo 7 interview
How Kazunori Yamauchi wants to preserve 150 years of car culture in a single game.
Chocobo Racing is about to get an unlikely sequel
Coming to Nintendo Switch in 2022. .
Supporters only
Premium only | Off Topic: Hedra’s astonishing page layouts revel in their giddy sense of invention
Premium only | The Eurogamer Podcast: a final sit-down with departing Editor Oli Welsh
Premium only | Off Topic: An end-of-the-year miracle!
More Marlow.
Premium only | Off Topic: The weird history of handwriting
From cuneiform to Coca-Cola.
Supporters only | Letter from the Editor: The trouble with game awards
Games have never been more diverse, but that’s seldom reflected in games of the year lists. Why?
Comments (8)
Comments for this article are now closed. Thanks for taking part!
Buy things with globes on them
And other lovely Eurogamer merch in our official store!
Subscribe to The Daily
The 10 most popular stories of the day, delivered at 5pm UK time. Never miss a thing.
Bad puns and video games since 1999.
This site © 2021 Gamer Network Limited, a ReedPop company. All Rights Reserved. No part of this site or its content may be reproduced without the permission of the copyright holder.
Helpful links
Across Europe
Sign in
Connect with Facebook
New in town?



Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here