MSI Appears To Have Reduce Ties With Afterburner’s Russian Developer
MSI have just lately confirmed rumours that they’re now not paying Alexey ‘Unwinder’ Nicolaychuk to develop and assist Afterburner or the RivaTuner Statistics Server. As you may count on, that is because of the invasion of Ukraine and whereas that is the primary we’re listening to of it, Alexey says MSI stopped honouring the licensing settlement 11 months in the past. He has continued to develop the overclocking utility and the RivaTuner Statistics Server it is determined by, however is contemplating altering his focus to different initiatives.
MSI have said that Afterburner will proceed on for the foreseeable future, and that this won’t be the top. It’s unclear who may take over the assist however MSI is assured they’ll be capable of proceed to supply assist and enhancements for Afterburner. RivaTuner Statistics Server alternatively, which MSI Afterburner is determined by is a separate undertaking of Alexey’s, which he does intend to proceed work on.
It will likely be fascinating to see what the fallout of all of that is, but it surely looks as if Afterburner will proceed on in some type, no less than for now.