The remake of Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time, introduced again in September, has been postponed to March 18, 2021. Ubisoft’s unique plans referred to as for a January release.
Ubisoft Pune, the studio running at the sport, stated that “2020 has been a 12 months like no different” in a commentary posted Tuesday on Twitter to announce the prolong. “We imagine that is the fitting name to verify we can ship a sport you are going to experience.”
Ubisoft has run into delays and postponements in different initiatives, attributing them to the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic. Ultimate week, Ubisoft Large canceled plans for “Codename Nightmare,” a gameplay tournament for Tom Clancy’s The Department 2, which used to be additionally introduced right through September’s Ubisoft Ahead livestream.
In September, Annu Koul, the manufacturer in control of the Sands of Time mission, stated the remake would deliver again the entire sequence’ acquainted characters. “It’s simply, we now have given it a excellent bit extra taste, extra enhancement,” she stated. On the similar time, sequence writer Jordan Mechner advised enthusiasts that he had performed a construct of the remake and stated, “It gave me tingles.”
The Prince of Persia franchise, which dates to 1989, has no longer noticed a brand new access since 2008’s Prince of Persia on PlayStation 3, Home windows PC, and Xbox 360. Over the last dozen years, the sequence has receded in significance as Ubisoft’s Murderer’s Creed franchise emerged. The Sands of Time used to be in the beginning launched in past due 2003 on Sport Boy Advance, GameCube, PC, PlayStation 2, and Xbox.