Deathloop is now slated to launch for the PS5 and PC on 14 September 2021.
This is the second major delay for the upcoming game from the developer of Dishonored. It was originally planned to release sometime in holiday 2020, before getting delayed to 21 May 2021.
The full statement from Arkane Lyon reads:
We’ve made the decision to delay the launch of Deathloop to September 14, 2021.
We’re committed to quality and preserving our team’s ambitions for Deathloop while ensuring the health and safety of everyone at Arkane. We’ll be using this extra time to accomplish our goal: create a fun, stylish, and mind-bending player experience.
We apologize for the extended wait and thank you all for your passion and excitement. It is the fuel that powers our creativity and our hard work. We can’t wait to show you more Deathloop soon!
– Game Director Dinga Bakaba, Art Director Sebastien Mitton, and the Arkane Lyon team
— DEATHLOOP (@deathloop) April 8, 2021