Ubisoft has sadly confirmed one other Prince of Persia Remake delay, stating that it’s “now not focusing on a FY23 launch” in a press release to IGN. The 2023 fiscal yr ends on June 30, 2023, so the sport may nonetheless arrive within the latter half of subsequent yr, however Ubisoft has not given an up to date launch window for the remake. The official announcement of the delay comes after retailers like GameStop started delisting pre-orders for the sport.
Ubisoft responds to sudden pre-order cancellations for Prince of Persia Remake
Ubisoft reassures followers that the Prince of Persia remake has not really been canceled and that the sport’s improvement by Ubisoft Montreal goes properly after being transferred from Ubisoft Pune and Ubisoft Mombai. The writer states:
The event of Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time Remake will now be led by Ubisoft Montreal. We’re happy with the work achieved by Ubisoft Pune and Ubisoft Mumbai, and Ubisoft Montreal will profit from their learnings as the brand new group will proceed the work to ship a fantastic remake.
As a consequence, we’re now not focusing on a FY23 launch anymore and the sport has been delisted. If gamers want to cancel their preorder they’re invited to contact their retailer. They are going to be up to date on the venture as the event is shifting alongside.
Amazon stopped taking preorders since round Could twenty fourth https://t.co/WSqWoayt2N
— Wario64 (@Wario64) June 3, 2022
On the time of this writing, GameStop now not has an official entry for the Prince of Persia remake. Amazon nonetheless has a web page for the sport however marks it as “at the moment unavailable” for each PS4 and Xbox One. As such, pre-ordering the sport is now not doable on both website (aside from this unusual entry on Amazon for the digital code on Xbox Collection X).
This assertion comes after nameless sources compiled by Substack publication 0451 Video games claimed that Ubisoft had mishandled the manufacturing of the remake. They are saying that the event groups in India had been solely given a 10-page design doc and had little oversight from Ubisoft till the largely downvoted debut trailer of the sport launched in September 2020.
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