It appears that there was rather more behind the scenes of the event of Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2 as a result of Paradox Interactive has determined to half methods with Hardsuit Labs, the studio creating the upcoming title. The change of palms this late in improvement has understandably prompted a delay for the sport itself and current pre-orders have been canceled.
The information was confirmed on the official Bloodlines 2 web site after an prolonged stretch of time the place information was at a standstill. Now the silence is sensible, although the writer, Paradox, does affirm that the sport is “still in development.”
The message continues, saying that the publishing studio has made the “hard decision that Hardsuit Labs will no longer be leading the development of Bloodlines 2 – which also means that we will not be releasing in 2021 as previously planned.” With no new launch window at the moment as a result of modified palms, the workforce additionally confirms that new pre-orders won’t be accepted till a firmer launch replace is confirmed.
“This game is very important to us and it has been an ambitious project from the very start,” continues the developer replace. “In order to meet our goals for it, we’ve come to the conclusion that a change is needed and, as a result, more development time is required.”
While plainly Hardsuit Labs is not one of the best match for the sport, in accordance with the writer, Paradox did “honor” the studio for the entire work finished on the sport to date, saying that Hardsuit “has done a tremendous job in laying the foundations for the game and we hope that you, the community, will also appreciate their contribution to Bloodlines 2.”
No new launch date is obtainable at the moment and no information as to who the brand new creating workforce shall be, however it’s, on the very least, a reduction to listen to that Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2 shouldn’t be canceled simply but. This is not the primary setback this recreation has been hit with; the inventive director exited the project earlier last year, for instance. Hopefully, Paradox can discover its stride with no matter new workforce picks up the items earlier than Bloodlines 2 suffers the identical destiny as different video games that remain in development limbo to this day.
[Source: Paradox Interactive]