As a result of coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, developer Platinum Video games has pushed again the discharge date for bodily variations of The Fantastic 101: Remastered. The sport will now arrive on retailer cabinets on June 30 in North America and July three in Europe.
As a result of unfold of COVID-19, the shop dates for <bodily> variations of The Fantastic 101 have been postponed. New dates are June 30th for NA and July third for EU. We apologize to those that have been anticipating the sport’s arrival, and hope everyone seems to be staying protected.
— PlatinumGames Inc. (@platinumgames) May 1, 2020
The remaster was initially slated to launch on Nintendo Change, PC, and PlayStation four on Could 19 in North America, Could 22 in Europe, and June 11 in Japan. Platinum Video games cited “unexpected circumstances,” similar to retailer closures and “the various restrictions shoppers and companies are at present going through,” as to why the studio determined to delay the bodily launch date of the remaster.
“We wish to provide our sincerest apologies to everybody who has been anticipating the sport’s launch, however we hope we will have your understanding relating to these unexpected circumstances,” Platinum Video games mentioned. “We’re persevering with to use our greatest efforts to ensure that The Fantastic 101: Remastered will be capable of attain everybody safely.”
The digital launch of The Fantastic 101: Remastered continues to be on observe to drop on Could 19 in North America and Could 22 in Europe. The digital and bodily launch date for Japan (June 11) stays unaffected.
“The well being and security of everybody concerned in getting The Fantastic 101: Remastered into shops was a key think about our choice to delay [the] launch of the sport, along with retailer closures and the various restrictions shoppers and companies are at present going through,” writer Nighthawk Interactive added. “We’re wanting ahead to delivering this action-packed expertise to shops from June 30.”
Platinum Video games shared a trailer for the remaster in March that confirmed off the upgraded visuals. The trailer got here not lengthy after the official Kickstarter marketing campaign wrapped up with greater than $2 million pledged.
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