Ubisoft has announced that two of its big hitters for later this year have been delayed.
Riders Republic was originally supposed to launch at the start of September but will now launch on October 28th whilst Rainbow Six Extraction will now launch in January 2022. after it was delayed from its September release date. Both games are scheduled to launch on current-gen and next-gen consoles.
The Rainbow Six Extraction team had the below to say:
Our ambition with Rainbow Six Extraction is to deliver a full-fledged AAA experience that changes the way you play and think about cooperative games. With unique features like Missing In Action or The Sprawl, every mission is set to be a tense and challenging experience in which you’ll lead the elite operators of Rainbow Six in a fight against a lethal and evolving alien threat. We are embracing the opportunity to take additional time to bring this vision to life the way it deserves in January 2022. We are confident this will ensure Rainbow Six Extraction is the immersive, cooperative, and thrilling experience we set out to create, and the one you aspire to play.
The Riders Republic team had the below to say:
We can’t wait for you all to hit the Republic in our upcoming beta! This will be the first time you get to go hands-on in this massive multiplayer playground and we are looking forward to hearing what you think.
To ensure we can deliver the best game for all players,we’ve made the tough decision to delay our release date from September 2 toOctober 28.This will give us more time to fine tune the experience and give you another chance to jump in before launch and provide feedback. We’ll have more to share soon stay tuned!