“Let’s get the cyber elephant out of the room right away.”
Another developer has postponed the planned December game to avoid being crushed by cyberpunk.
When CD Projekt postponed cyberpunk to December 10th to sort out issues with the current generation version of the game, Path of Exile developer Grinding Gear Games announced the next major expansion of action RPGs on December 11th. Moved from January 2021.
Today, rockfish games have subsequently postponed early access to Space Router Shooter Everspace 2 from mid-December to January 2021 to avoid the gigantic cyberpunk.
“Porting the original Everspace to the latest generation consoles was very difficult for us at the time, so how about deploying a large title like Cyberpunk 2077 on the Xbox One or PlayStation 4? I can only imagine if it’s a challenge, “says Rockfish. Boss Michael Shade.
“Unfortunately, this is also a big blow to the other games scheduled for the week. We know from our community that there is a lot of viewer overlap between the two titles, which is annoying. Released in January, avoiding becoming.
“I know Everspace 2 fans are frustrated, but it’s not a good idea to compete with the most anticipated video games in history.”
Rockfish will send a pre-release key with closed beta access to all eligible Kickstarter backers (Just A Digital Copy, Please and above) on November 2nd, so you can play for the first 10 hours. Game one month early.
In the Kickstarter update for backers, Rockfish went into more detail. “Get the cyber elephant out of the room right away,” says the developer. “The release of Cyberpunk 2077 has been postponed to December 10. This is a big blow. To the Everspace 2 Early Access release scheduled for mid-December.
“All media and content creators not only cover the most anticipated AAA games in history throughout the holiday season (and not many others), but also within our community (and our team). We also know that a significant number of viewers are duplicated). “
Rockfish consulted with marketing and public relations partners and made the final decision to put the game off.