Apparently it is not the best of moments for Ubisoft and it is that along with canceling three unannounced games, The company has once again delayed Skull & Bones, the long-awaited pirate game that was scheduled for March 9.
The information comes from VGCwhere they point out that the decision is accompanied by restructurings and cuts worth $200 million in savings.
According to what the CEO of Ubisoft, Yves Guillemot, mentions, he isn “facing great challenges as the industry continues to veer towards mega-franchises and long-term titles that can attract players from around the world regardless of platforms and business models.”
It is worth mentioning that in the case of Skull & Bones, the game has been repeatedly delayed, even with rumors of cancellation. With all this, the game was expected to finally arrive on March 9, but it has been delayed again for the 2023-2024 fiscal year, which runs between April 2023 and March 2024.
Despite this, since Ubisoft would have another “big” game to announce in the next fiscal year.
It should be remembered that Ubisoft also recently canceled Ghost Recon Frontline and Splinter Cell for virtual reality, as well as two other unannounced games.