Dying Light 2 has been delayed to an unknown date. The developers of the game, Techland, have shared a statement on the delay.
Techland has delayed Dying Light 2 from its initial Spring 2020 release window to an indefinite period as they demand more time to develop the game and fulfill their vision for it. It was initially confirmed for PS4, Xbox One, and PC, however, after this new delay, it could launch close to the next-generation consoles.
Here is the statement shared by Techland CEO, Pawel Marchewka, regarding this delay.
To our dedicated Community:
It was a busy year for us as we continued working on our biggest project to date. We know you are awaiting the game eagerly, and we want to deliver exactly what we promised.
We were initially aiming for a Spring 2020 release with Dying Light 2, but unfortunately we need more development time to fulfill our vision. We will have more details to share in the coming months, and will get back to you as soon as we have more information. We apologize for this unwelcome news. Our priority is to deliver an experience that lives up to our own high standards and to the expectations of you, our fans.
Please stay tuned, and thank you to our fans around the world for your continued support, patience, and understanding.
Dying Light 2 is not the only game that is delayed in January. The three other major upcoming games that have been delayed are Final Fantasy VII Remake, Marvel’s Avengers, and Cyberpunk 2077. In addition to these, Sony had also delayed The Last of Us Part 2 from its February release date to May 2020.