WWE 2K22 Online Services to End on January 3, 2024

A recent announcement from the official WWE2K23 Twitter handle reads:

To our dedicated WWE 2K community, Please note: WWE 2K22’s online services will conclude on January 3rd, 2024. This means all online activities, encompassing online matches and community creations, will cease to be accessible.

Considering an upgrade? Now might be a good time to explore #WWE2K23. We deeply appreciate your continuous support!

Given that WWE 2K22 hasn’t been on the market for long, this decision raises eyebrows. Is this a concerning sign of things to come in the gaming industry?