Sony has introduced it’s delaying the launch of The Last of Us 2 indefinitely, saying in a tweet that the worldwide disaster brought on by the coronavirus is “preventing us from providing the launch experience our players deserve.”
Developer Naughty Dog issued its personal assertion on Twitter as effectively. In it, the studio mentioned that whereas it is within the remaining stretches of growth, there are logistical points that can forestall it from making certain one of the best expertise, together with a simultaneous international launch.
“We were bummed about this decision but ultimately understood it’s what’s best and fair to all of our players,” the assertion reads. “We’re hoping that this won’t be a long delay and we’ll update you as soon as we have new information to share.”
Update: SIE has made the tough choice to delay the launch of The Last of Us Part II and Marvel’s Iron Man VR till additional discover. Logistically, the worldwide disaster is stopping us from offering the launch expertise our gamers deserve.
— PlayStation (@PlayStation) April 2, 2020
This follows one other launch date delay that had pushed the sport’s launch till May 2020, not lengthy after it had been introduced for February. (Prior to that, it was due out final 12 months.) This newest delay has no launch date connected, however not like others, it isn’t resulting from additional growth time. Sony has beforehand mentioned that the coronavirus pandemic should not influence the discharge of the PlayStation 5, which can be due this 12 months. Presently, The Last of Us 2 is just slated for launch on PS4.
The announcement from Sony additionally famous that Marvel’s Iron Man VR is equally delayed till additional discover.
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