Delay News


Ridge Racer Unbounded delayed

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 06, 2012 7:45am PST

As you may have deduced from the fact that Ridge Racer Unbounded is not on store shelves today, Namco Bandai's car 'em up has been delayed.


The Secret World emerging on June 19

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 21, 2012 9:30am PST

Funcom's real-ish-world supernatural MMORPG The Secret World will creep into our own reality on June 19, pushed back from its planned April launch to apply a good spit-shine.


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Arma 3 dev explains shifting release window

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 07, 2012 2:45pm PST

Arma 3 fans recently spotted that the official site was listing a Q4 2012 release, not the summer launch had initially been stated. However, Shacknews has been told this was its target "for some time," and that we'll see Carrier Command: Gaea Mission firs


"ah, damn. but then, I might be able to get a better cpu to be able to handle this until then.."

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Prototype 2 'Radnet Edition' announced; PC edition delayed

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 31, 2012 8:00am PST

There's kind-of-good-ish Prototype 2 news, and there's bad Prototype 2 news. The bad is that the PC edition has been delayed until July 24. The kind-of-good-ish is that a "limited launch quantity" of console copies will pack 55 items of DLC for free.


""Our biggests fans deserve more", so, the ones that doesn't preorder the game are second quality ..."

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Inversion delayed for polishing

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 25, 2012 10:15am PST

Gravity-shifting shooter Inversion has been delayed once again, to give developer Saber Interactive more time to sharpen it up. It was due to arrive very shortly indeed, on February 7, but is now expected to launch some time in early 2012.


"wow this looks awefully GENERIC and boring. Bulletstorm meets Gravity Gun meets ..."

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Max Payne 3 delayed into May [updated]

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 17, 2012 6:00am PST

Rockstar's Max Payne 3 has shattered its planned March 2012 release window with some manner of extravagant slow-motion explosion and is now diving sideways towards a May 2012 launch, parent company Take-Two has announced.


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Batman: Arkham City swinging onto PC a week late

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 08, 2011 7:45am PST

The PC edition of Batman: Arkham City has been ever-so-slightly delayed, publisher Warner Bros. announced today. It's now slated to arrive on November 22.


Gears of War 3 'Horde Command' DLC now available

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 01, 2011 5:45am PDT

Gremlins have "temporarily" delayed the release of Gears of War 3's multiplayer-expanding Horde Command Pack, which was due to launch today. Techies are scrambling to chase the blighters out.


"Thats odd, they seem to work in public too. +1 to failure, Troll."

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Sniper: Ghost Warrior 2 scopes release date

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 19, 2011 6:30am PDT

City Interactive today announced release dates for a pair of its military shooters: the CryEngine 3-powered Sniper: Ghost Warrior 2, and arcade flight sim Combat Wings: The Great Battles of World War II.


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Gran Turismo 5 DLC delayed in North America

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 18, 2011 11:30am PDT

The Gran Turismo 5 DLC due to launch today has been delayed into next week in North America. On the bright side, a "special bonus" is now promised.


Project Zomboid set back by burglary

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 17, 2011 9:00am PDT

Zombie apocalypse survival simulator Project Zomboid has suffered a "major set-back" after the theft of computers containing the game's code and data--which hadn't been backed up recently.


"anyone not doing off-site backups is a moron.. sorry to be harsh but shit happens in life, ..."

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Payday: The Heist delayed

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 04, 2011 6:00am PDT

Due to an unforeseen incident involving Friendly Alf, some hot hi-fis and an undercover copper, Payday: The Heist has been delayed until later this month.


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Dead Island DLC delay due to 'polishing of the main game'

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 03, 2011 8:00am PDT

Dead Island's wave survival mode DLC 'Bloodbath Arena' has missed its planned September launch due to the time spent working on the base game post-launch, it's been explained.


"The sad thing is, is that you bought one buggy Bethesda game, and then thought "Man, let me try ..."

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Serious Sam 3 PC delayed into November

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 30, 2011 7:00am PDT

Good things come to those who wait, mostly, and now we'll have to wait a little longer for Serious Sam 3 so it can be a little better. Previously due October 18, it's now expected November 22.


"last year I let some "must buys" go by without thinking twice... I don't think I'll be able to ..."

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Fez delayed into 'early 2012'

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 30, 2011 6:00am PDT

Charming world-spinning indie platformer Fez has been delayed once again, this time into "early 2012."