The subsequent God of War sport will miss its unique 2021 launch window and as a substitute come out some time subsequent yr, Sony’s Santa Monica Studio introduced right this moment.
“We stay targeted on delivering a top-quality sport whereas sustaining the protection and well-being of our crew, artistic companions, and households,” the official statement reads. “With this in thoughts, we’ve made the choice to shift our launch window to 2022.”
The still-untitled sequel to the 2018 God of War reboot was first introduced throughout a PlayStation 5 showcase final yr. It’s set to proceed the story of anti-hero Kratos and his son Atreus as they journey by way of the worlds of Norse mythology. According to a new interview with PlayStation Studios head Hermen Hulst, improvement has expanded to incorporate a PlayStation 4 launch.
“Where it is sensible to develop a title for each PS4 and PS5—for Horizon Forbidden West, the following God of War, [Gran Turismo 7]—we’ll proceed that,” Hulst defined. “And if PS4 house owners wish to play that sport, then they will. If they wish to go on and play the PS5 model, that sport will probably be there for them.”