Looks like individuals actually need that sequel.
For a whereas, Days Gone 2 appeared like a certain factor. The unique sport was getting constant updates and whereas reception had been blended at launch, phrase of mouth surrounding the title was optimistic and it was promoting nicely. According to a report earlier this month, nevertheless, Sony Bend’s pitch for Days Gone 2 was rejected as a result of if the unique sport’s disappointing vital reception (Days Gone has a 71 on MetaCritic). The report, printed by Bloomberg, additionally claims that after employees on the studio have been sad with being tasked to assist Naughty Dog on a multiplayer sport and a new Uncharted, the studio was allowed to work on a new unique venture.
In response, followers have launched a change.org petition asking Sony to approve Days Gone 2. At the time of this writing, the petition has amassed greater than 55,000 signatures.
“There’s tens of millions of people that need Sony PlayStation to approve Days Gone 2,” the petition reads. “And I would like all of the followers to signal this petition. They can’t simply pull the plug on such a superb sport that ended with a cliff hanger.”
While a petition is unlikely to vary Sony’s thoughts, it did be a magnet for Days Gone‘s director, Jeff Ross, who thanked followers for their assist on Twitter.
“Thanks to everybody for getting the Days Gone petition to 50,000! No matter the place this factor ends, I simply need you all to know the way a lot your love means to me and members of the staff,” Ross wrote. “Days Gone followers are one of the best followers!”
Both Ross and John Garvin, Day’s Gone‘s inventive director, haven’t been with Bend Studio for a whereas. Both Ross and Garvin additionally lately appeared in interviews with God of War and Twisted Metal creator David Jaffe. In the interview, Garvin mentioned that “MetaCritic rating was all the pieces to Sony” and advised gamers to not “complain if a sport doesn’t get a sequel if it wasn’t supported at launch.”
Garvin might need a level had Days Gone not offered nicely, however on condition that it offered extra copies than each different sport Sony Bend ever made mixed, he largely sounds bitter.
It’s not all unhealthy information for Days Gone, although. The sport is coming to PC on May 18th.
Thanks to everybody for getting the Days Gone petition to 50,000!
No matter the place this factor ends, I simply need you all to know the way a lot your love means to me and members of the staff. Days Gone followers are one of the best followers!https://t.co/5Upo30OtmE
— Jeff Ross (@JakeRocket) (*2*)