You’re most likely not going to see many evaluations forward of the launch of Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice later this month.
Activision, Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice’s writer, has confirmed that it gained’t be sending out assessment code for the From Software game earlier than the official launch. In different phrases, press might be getting entry across the identical time as customers.
The writer confirmed this to VG247 at a latest preview occasion, and the identical has been relayed to different publications. Interestingly, it appears Activision additionally gained’t be sending out early code to YouTubers.
YouTuber SkillUp has revealed this in a tweet. In some circumstances, publishers select to solely ship assessment code early to pick YouTubers, which doesn’t look like the case this time.
This is clearly a bit worrying, however Activision’s causes may simply be logistical somewhat than something to do with the standard of Sekiro. Alex usually had very positive things to say when he performed it this week, and From Software’s observe report lately has clearly been stellar.
Still, this implies we gained’t have the ability to carry you our full assessment, or information content material, till a few days after launch. You might need to maintain off somewhat bit till impressions of ultimate code are within the wild.
Shadows Die Twice assessment is out March 22 on PC, PS4, and Xbox One.