Ubisoft has introduced shifting the event of the Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time remake to its Montréal, Canada studio after months with none replace and inordinate delays. Ubisoft shouldn’t be trying to launch the sport within the 2023 fiscal 12 months. The sport has been within the works at Ubisoft’s Mumbai and Pune studios since 2020.
“The development of Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time Remake will now be led by Ubisoft Montréal, the very birth place of the epic Sands of Time trilogy,” Ubisoft stated in its preliminary announcement on Twitter.
“This decision is an important step and the team, building on the work achieved by Ubisoft Pune and Ubisoft Mumbai, will now take the time they need to regroup on the scope of the game to deliver the best experience for this remake of an all-time classic, when it’s ready.”
Outside helping with video games akin to Steep and Just Dance, The Sands of Time remake was the primary main title Ubisoft Mumbai and Pune studios had led improvement on. Ubisoft didn’t reveal what prompted it to swap studios.
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In an announcement to The Verge, Ubisoft spokesperson Antoine Leduc-Labelle stated the corporate was pleased with the work accomplished by Ubisoft Pune and Ubisoft Mumbai, including that Ubisoft Montreal would profit from their learnings with the brand new workforce persevering with the work to ship an ideal remake.
The Sands of Time remake is meant to be a remastering of the sport constructed off Ubisoft’s AnvilNext engine. It was initially scheduled to launch in January 2021 on Xbox One, Sony PlayStation 4, and PC. There can also be no phrase on optimisation for the Series Xbox X/S or PlayStation 5.
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Issues associated to the pandemic compelled Ubisoft to push The Sands of Time launch by a few months earlier than it determined to delay the discharge indefinitely.