For the duration of Ubisoft’s economic earnings get in touch with, the publisher announced that it will be delaying Gods & Monsters, Rainbow Six Quarantine, and Watch Dogs: Legion to the 2020-2021 fiscal year.
Ubisoft’s CEO and Co-Founder Yves Guillemot stated that the reason for the delays was to give every developer much more time to craft its vision of every game.
Whilst not explicitly stated, the delays could stem from the company’s current troubles with Ghost Recon Breakpoint. According to the get in touch with, Breakpoint has failed to meet sales expectations and the firm largely blames not providing the game adequate time to differentiate itself from earlier entries.
“It is tougher to produce interest for a sequel to a reside multiplayer game, when prior iterations benefited from years of optimization,” Guillemot stated. “Consequently, we have to have to make confident there is much more time among every iteration of reside games.”
Gods & Monsters and Watch Dogs: Legion each had release dates for February and March of subsequent year, and the firm did not give the titles new release dates. On the other hand, Guillemot did mention that the 3 delayed games would be a aspect of a year with 5 total AAA titles.
The 3 Ubisoft games are not the only ones to get a delay, as Sony also announced that The Final of Us Portion II will not be readily available till Might 29. To see what is nonetheless coming early subsequent year, be confident to verify out our 2020 Video Game Release Schedule.