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 recreation since then, it has been principally quiet on the Ubisoft entrance. With the current occasions of recreation creator/director Michel Ancel leaving the video games trade altogether, for causes that appear extra difficult than what was first revealed, the way forward for the sequel would not appear as brilliant 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 traders that the sport will not be caught in improvement hell and that it’s “progressing nicely.”
Regardless of shedding such a key identify as a part of the event course of with Ancel’s departure, Guillemot promised that “The sport is progressing nicely. The world is admittedly unbelievable. As you’ll be able to 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 recreation, 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 below Ancel’s management that led to despair, burnout, and exhaustion all through his workforce.
The claims towards Ancel have been vehemently denied via a collection of Instagram posts and since then, the studies surrounding his departure have died down. Whether or not there’s fact to these claims stays to be seen however it was another piece to the Past Good and Evil puzzle that had followers apprehensive that this recreation won’t ever see the sunshine of day.
What do you concentrate on what the Ubisoft CEO needed to say to traders in regards to the progress of Past Good and Evil 2? Do you suppose that every one is nicely, or will the sequel be the most recent recreation to take one fall too many to see completion? Hold forth together with your ideas within the remark part beneath and inform us what you suppose!