Ubisoft announced earlier this year that the role-playing game South Park: The Fractured But Whole, would hit the store shelves for both PCs and consoles by the end of 2016. However, now it seems like the company would not be able to live up to its promise.
Apparently, it seems like the development of the game has thrown more complications than Ubisoft had initially anticipated, forcing the company to postpone the release date till the first quarter of 2017.
Ubisoft broke the news via a short post on its website. It explained that the additional time will be spent on making the game at par with the high expectations from awaiting fans of the franchise.
“The Fractured But Whole will now launch on Xbox One, Playstation 4 and PC, calendar Q1 2017. The development team wants to make sure the game experience meets the high expectations of fans and the additional time will help them achieve this goal,” the company announced.
South Park: The Fractured But Whole will reportedly retain some of the many outstanding features that made the South Park: The Stick of Truth so compelling. But having said that, Ubisoft maintains that it will introduce some brand new gameplay mechanics including battle system improvement, different Super Hero classes, and more.