It appears the co-op jail break sport from Hazelight, A Way Out, might not launch in 2018 in any case.
A Way Out, which was introduced at EA Play throughout E3 2017 for PC, PS4 and Xbox One, is not going to be launched in 2018 – if a purported leak is correct.
According to reddit consumer OutdatedSoul2, emails from EA have been popping up of their inbox for a number of months, and the most recent was a advertising and marketing infographic with a schedule for each Fe and A Way Out.
While such issues are straightforward sufficient to faux, which is why we held off on this for a few days, it’s price a glance anyway, particularly with The Game Awards and PlayStation Experience 2017 going down subsequent weekend.
Looking over the advertising and marketing timeline, a better have a look at the primary characters Leo and Vincent will probably be supplied on December 7. The Game Awards 2017 takes place that evening, so keep your eyes glued for news on A Way Out.
The timeline additionally notes there will probably be a press tour, and extra stops alongside the way in which earlier than “one of the most anticipated games of 2019” releases. Note the 2019 talked about.
EA’s present fiscal 12 months ends in March 2018, with the fiscal 12 months 2019 beginning in April. So, it’s attainable the advertising and marketing materials is referencing the fiscal 12 months as a substitute of calendar 12 months 2019. You by no means know, however it’s price declaring.
Also famous within the advertising and marketing materials is references to Josef Fares, who heads up Hazellight. Fares was author and director for Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons and tends to be a straight shooter on the subject of game development and the industry as a complete. The materials references an “executive summary” stating “Josef as a personality is a plus, his passion is great, but need to watch out for controversy.”
Again, whether or not the supplies posted are legit or a fantastic photoshop stays to be seen. Make your individual resolution.
Now, about Fe. The infographic notes a PSX 2017 “opportunity” on December 7, which once more, is when The Game Awards takes place, so Fe may very well be proven at each venues.
PlayStation Experience 2017 kicks off on December 8 when the keynotes takes place that night.
The timeline states that on December 7 pre-orders are additionally set to go stay. A Nintendo Direct will happen in January and have at have a look at Fe by way of a Switch trailer. Hands-on previews will even go stay in January, previous to the sport’s launch.
Fe is slated for launch on February 18 in keeping with the picture, which is inline with the beforehand introduced “early 2018” release window.
Last time we have been supplied with a look at Fe was during gamescom in August. It is presently in growth at Zoink and will probably be launched for PC, PS4, Switch, and Xbox One.
Again, take all of this as rumor till one thing concrete is supplied by EA, the builders, or introduced at The Game Awards and PSX 2017.