A few weeks ago, we presented you the different video games in open world is scheduled for 2022, the opportunity to have an overview of the many novelties waiting for us this year. And among all these titles, there was one MMO (lMassively Multiplayer Online) by survival, set in an America plagued by an infectious pandemic that has plagued many players. Unfortunately, it seems that a recent information came to strain the patience of fans of the genre.
bad news for Survival fans
While The day before, The next open-world survival MMO developed by Fntastic is supposed to be released next monthThe ad campaign has never been bigger for the game. Indeed, the latter is is currently at the top of the list of most sought after games on Steam, thus proving the players’ expectation for this brand new title. And yet, they have to face their trouble patiently, because the developers have made a formal communication, in which we learn specifically that the release date of the game has now been postponed.
As indicated IGN, Fntastic released a statement explaining that the game will be transferred to a next generation engine by switching to Unreal Engine 5. Therefore, the transition will take time and the output from The day before finally postponed to March of the following year. See below the press release from the developers:
Millions of people have added The Day Before to their wish list, making The Day Before one of the most anticipated games in the world.
Feeling and understanding the great responsibility we have upon us and with immense gratitude in our hearts, we are pleased to announce that The Day Before is moving to the new Unreal Engine 5 technology! The transition to a more advanced and responsive open world machine will make The Day Before game even more fantastic.
In this regard, we inform you that the new release date of the game will be March 1, 2023.
Good news for some, for whom the transition to Unreal Engine 5 is a promise and that this will make it possible to make the most of the potential of this ambitious title. But it is also bad news for all those who were willing to try this new game from this young Russian studio.
As a reminder, The day before it’s one Survival MMO that plunges us into a post-apocalyptic America infected with “infected”at the border between The Department and The last of us. His complete and differentiated game, interactions with other players and the environment, as well as the rich and extensive world were all reasons that managed to captivate the audience.
However, some are still a little skeptical about these promises that may seem exaggerated.. Indeed, Fntastic is a new and still unknown development studio founded in 2015 and located in Russia. Despite having very few games to its credit, the studio still gained fame last year after the game was released. Propnight.
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