Ubisoft has simply posted a short replace about Cranium & Bones‘ progress. As soon as once more, the title’s nebulous launch date has been delayed. On the time of writing, a brand new date or potential launch window stays beneath wraps.
Producer Karl Luhe confirmed the information throughout a neighborhood replace video, which was posted to Cranium & Bones‘ official Twitter web page. See the replace video within the tweet linked under:
We’re going to batten down the hatches and push again on the sport’s arrival—it is a difficult information for us all, nevertheless it’s what’s wanted to make Cranium & Bones as superior as it may be!
Our focus stays on high quality first and we’re grateful to your timeless help pic.twitter.com/ZCt85tY3TG
— Cranium & Bones (@skullnbonesgame) Might 15, 2019
Within the video, Luhe didn’t go into a lot element in regards to the motive for the delay. Nevertheless, he did state that high quality is the developer’s high precedence, along with ensuring “the sport goes to be as nice as doable.” Due to the delay and the group’s effort to “batten down the hatches,” Cranium & Bones will probably be skipping this yr’s E3 festivities. For now, it’s even unclear as to once we ought to anticipate one other replace.
This counts because the title’s second delay in as a few years. The primary delay pushed the seafaring journey to a launch window between 2019 and 2020, permitting the builders extra time to offer gamers with a extra “participating expertise.” What meaning stays unknown, although many hope it suggests a non-multiplayer targeted marketing campaign of some kind could possibly be within the works.
Whereas the look forward to the sport continues on, Ubisoft is working at the side of Atlas Leisure to convey Cranium & Bones to the small display. Particulars are scarce, however the firms are eyeing a feminine lead for a narrative set throughout the Golden Age of Piracy within the 18th Century.
[Source: Skull & Bones on Twitter]