Skull and Bones has been delayed again, this time until March of next year.
It was originally supposed to end in 2018, but then got delayed in 2019. After that it was delayed to at least March 2020, but things calmed down and the game missed that window. Then, in May last year, Ubisoft announced that Skull and Bones would be released sometime between April 1, 2022 and March 31, 2023. And now, it’s slipping from its November 8th release date, Which was just announced in July, in the new date of March 9, 2023. As for why, the team cites the need for more polish and balance.
Kotaku’s Ethan Gacho Sources say that the teams working on the skull and bones have been burnt. according to their Kotaku StoryThe latest technical testing for the game ended on 19 September. A source close to the test told Kotaku That gameplay was more refined than in previous tests but that progress needed work because it still felt too shallow. Gach writes that this is a concern shared by several sources close to the game’s development.
what is here Ubisoft About the delay:
Ahoi there, privateers. Our team is working hard to improve and balance the experience ahead of its worldwide launch. As a result, we have made the difficult decision to move our release date to March 9, 2023. We are very much looking forward to all of you to get your hands on Skull and Bones and be the first to dive into the dangerous and exciting world of building. Your very own pirate empire. To give you the best possible experience, we’ve decided to take a little more time to make sure we can deliver exactly that.
For those of you most curious, we are also very pleased to announce that we will be holding an open beta of the game in the near future. We’ll be sharing more news on how you can sign up to register soon, so keep your spyglass trained on our social media for more news and announcements.
The last time the public saw the skull and bones at large July Showcase, where we saw extensive gameplay and received the now-delayed November 8th release date. I learned a lot about the game around the same time when skull and bones sports informer cover story, At the time, the team seemed confident in a November release date, but given the title’s history, I’m not surprised that it has been delayed again.
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