UPDATE: Ubisoft UK confirms.
UPDATE 5PM UK: Ubisoft UK has now confirmed its Prince of Persia delay additionally applies right here too.
As a result of COVID-19 state of affairs, Prince of Persia Sands of Time Remake has been postponed to 18th March 2021.
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ORIGINAL STORY 2PM UK: Ubisoft has apparently delayed its upcoming Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time remake till 18th March 2021, in line with the writer’s Czech Republic Fb web page.
The remake was beforehand on account of arrive in January.
Phrase of the delay appeared yesterday on Ubisoft Czech’s Facebook, although it has taken a short while for folks to note. We count on this delay will apply globally, however we’re checking with Ubisoft right here within the UK to make certain.
“2020 was a 12 months like no different,” Ubisoft’s assertion reads (translated by ResetEra). “In the present day we wish to inform you that we want extra time to finish the sport.
“With that, the discharge date of Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time Remake has been moved to March 18, 2021. We imagine that is the precise resolution to make sure we ship a recreation you want. Thanks on your persistence and continued assist of the Prince of Persia, and we hope you stay protected and wholesome throughout this vacation season.”
After varied leaks, Ubisoft formally introduced the Prince’s massive return again in September, in what it known as its first “fully-fledged” remake.
PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One variations are within the works, which you may then additionally be capable of play on PS5 and Xbox Collection S/X by way of backwards compatibility.
The sport has been up to date to run on the Murderer’s Creed sequence’ Anvil engine, with new belongings, a brand new digital camera and recent controls. New mo-cap and voice recording has additionally taken place, with unique Prince actor Yuri Lowenthal again within the position and Guidestones actress Supinder Wraich forged as Farah.