Ubisoft has shared an replace on to its weblog relating to the upcoming Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time Remake in gentle of buyer pre-orders being cancelled.
Yeah, that’s proper. Pre-orders of the remake are being cancelled and prices refunded again to eager followers. The replace, which was final up to date November 7, says that Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time Remake is “not cancelled”. Ubisoft additionally then says that the sport is at the moment nonetheless in improvement at Ubisoft Montreal.
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The replace continues, with Ubisoft including that, “because the sport at the moment doesn’t have a launch date, present pre-orders have been cancelled and refunded the place relevant.”
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As for the discharge date, Ubisoft says there’s no new launch date set for the remake as but, and it’ll present extra data when it’s prepared to take action. The developer and writer additionally said that there are at the moment no plans to remake every other titles within the Prince of Persia sequence, simply in case you had your hopes up for a shiny new remake of the unique 1989 title.
Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time Remake was first revealed again in 2020. Whereas we had been initially alleged to see it in January 2021, the sport’s launch was pushed again a few months to March 2021. Alas, this didn’t fairly work, and Ubisoft determined to postpone the sport. This time, to an undefined “later date.”
Then, Ubisoft shared one other replace, saying that we may anticipate the sport throughout 2022. It’s now November 2022, and it’s most likely protected to say that we received’t be seeing The Sands of Time Remake anytime quickly, given the most recent flip of occasions.
It’s maybe additionally price noting that the remake has modified palms since its preliminary reveal, transferring from Ubisoft Pune to Ubisoft Mumbai, earlier than lastly touchdown within the palms of Ubisoft Montreal.
Given the delays, turning of palms, and pre-order cancellations, there’s no denying that Ubisoft seems prefer it’s organising Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time Remake for a cancellation. Nevertheless, the corporate insists it isn’t cancelled, so now all of us don’t have anything to do however wait and see. A minimum of a few of us may need a barely heavier pockets following this information.