We joked earlier this month that the ‘word of the year’ for 2021 has been delayed. Now with Horizon Forbidden West being delayed into 2022, it is no longer a joke.
Jason Schreier of Bloomberg is reporting the news, saying it’s only a matter of time before Sony makes it official.
Sony has delayed the PlayStation exclusive Horizon Forbidden West to the first quarter of 2022, a source tells Bloomberg, confirming a rumor shared by @JeffGrubb yesterday. The latest in the video game industry's cascade of 2021 delays https://t.co/8atrR25oxd— Jason Schreier (@jasonschreier) July 30, 2021
Herman Hulst did warn us of this, so we shouldn’t be too sad. The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic certainly hasn’t help and with numbers once again on the rise around the world, who knows what is going to happen from here on out.
Take all the time you need, Guerrilla Games. We will be here patiently waiting to play the next entry in the Horizon series.