Bad news for DC fans who have been eagerly awaiting the release of Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League. Rocksteady Studios has announced that the game will be postponed to spring 2023but without giving more details on the reasons for this decision.
However, the decision cannot be said to be too surprising. Rumors of a possible delay began circulating in early February, starting with a report by journalist Jason Schreier in Bloomberg. Since then, an official voice is expected on the fate of this proposal, which finally arrived on Wednesday.
Sefton Hillco-founder and creative director of Rocksteady Studios addressed the game’s delay of suicide squad in your profile of twitter. “We have made the difficult decision to delay Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League until Spring 2023. I know a delay is frustrating, but that time will be spent making the best game possible. I hope we can bring chaos to Metropolis together. Thank you for your patience,” he said.
In this way, the study which was also responsible for the saga Batman: Arkham Aura practically one more year to polish its delivery to the maximum, featuring harley quinn, beaten down, king shark and Captain Boomerang.
Recall that the premise behind Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League is that the villains will have to face off against some of DC Comics’ greatest heroes, who are under the control of Brainiac. Last December, the trailer for the gameplaywith much of the battle focused on defeat shine; however, in previous previews, items related to Batman, wonder woman, The Green Lantern and Superman. In fact, when the game was announced, a promotional image was used with the Man of Steel on his back and the Suicide Squad logo pointing towards his head.
Waiting for a new date Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League
Game delay confirmed suicide squadNow we will have to wait for the confirmation of the new release date. The “spring 2023” margin is too wide to accurately predict when the Rocksteady Studios title will arrive, which will be available in PC, PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S.
As mentioned above, the specific reasons why Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League has been postponed to next year. However, there is speculation that it could be related to Warner Bros.’ desire. not to release two open-world games with co-op modes tied to DC characters in the same year.
Let’s remember that next October 25 will debut Gotham Knights, which was originally slated to arrive in 2021 but was delayed until this year. It should be noted, however, that these two games will not feature associated story arcs.
Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League it will remain linked to the universe of previous Batman games developed by Rocksteady Studios (Arkham Asylum, Arkham City and Arkham Knight). Gotham Knights —developed by WB Games Montreal— will explore an original story that begins after the apparent death of the Dark Knight.
For now, Suicide Squad fans will have to continue to be patient to see them fight against the Justice League. We will be attentive to the news.