Past Good and Evil 2 was lastly introduced after years of rumors throughout E3 2017, and whereas we have had a couple of extra seems to be on the sport since then, it has been principally quiet on the Ubisoft entrance. With the current occasions of sport creator/director Michel Ancel leaving the video games trade altogether, for causes that appear extra sophisticated than what was first revealed, the way forward for the sequel does not appear as vibrant as many followers had hoped.
Throughout a current earnings name (which additionally revealed the delay of Far Cry 6 and Rainbow Six Quarantine), Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot assured buyers that the sport isn’t caught in improvement hell and that it’s “progressing nicely.”
Regardless of dropping such a key title as a part of the event course of with Ancel’s departure, Guillemot promised that “The sport is progressing nicely. The world is actually unbelievable. As you may see, Netflix additionally determined to take that universe and create a film with it. So there’s plenty of progress in that workforce and the sport is coming alongside very nicely.”
The Past Good and Evil sequel is a drastic change from the story we fell in love with within the first sport, however the open-world premise and inventive leaps do present promise for what’s forward. That being mentioned, the rumors surrounding Ancel’s exit don’t encourage hope that the sport is progressing in addition to the Ubisoft CEO says, citing an abusive work tradition underneath Ancel’s management that led to despair, burnout, and exhaustion all through his workforce.
The claims towards Ancel had been vehemently denied via a sequence of Instagram posts and since then, the reviews surrounding his departure have died down. Whether or not there may be fact to these claims stays to be seen nevertheless it was yet one more piece to the Past Good and Evil puzzle that had followers frightened that this sport won’t ever see the sunshine of day.
What do you concentrate on what the Ubisoft CEO needed to say to buyers concerning the progress of Past Good and Evil 2? Do you assume that each one is nicely, or will the sequel be the newest sport to take one fall too many to see completion? Hold forth along with your ideas within the remark part under and inform us what you assume!