Revealed on December 7, 2020 Alex Gibson
Writer Double 11 has as of late introduced that its survival multiplayer recreation Rust received’t be coming to PS4 and Xbox One this yr as was once first of all deliberate. As an alternative, the improvement group has opted to lengthen its release to 2021 with out a company date locked in.
In a remark over on its website online, Double 11 defined the verdict:
“It’s been some time since we shared the rest within the public area and because the finish of 2020 is nigh, we need to verify that Rust remains to be coming to console, just a bit later than deliberate.
We adore making nice video games and bringing them to new audiences, however that once in a while approach taking a bit of longer to get it proper than we firstly deliberate and springs on the unlucky value of the discontentment and agree with of those that had been so prepared to play it upon release.
Why have we been so quiet for see you later? The arena of video games dev is a fickle beast; you by no means have the whole image up entrance and the improvement procedure ceaselessly turns into extra of a adventure of discovery when bringing a PC name to console. Up to attractive with avid gamers is very essential, we consider it additionally needs to be significant and as we’ve been running away at the back of the scenes, we haven’t felt able to percentage the rest with you but.
As an organization in 2020, a yr that has introduced very difficult instances for plenty of, we’ve felt very lucky with the intention to stay doing what we like. We’ve all the time had some faraway employees however shifting all of the corporate house to stay everybody protected has introduced demanding situations as we’ve discovered new techniques to paintings with every different within the new commonplace that this yr had in retailer for us.
We’re sorry that we haven’t been in a position to deliver you Rust on console in 2020 as deliberate. We all know from all the messages that you simply’re excited to play it and we are hoping that with the first light of 2021 we will repair your agree with as we edge nearer to having the ability to percentage one thing with you.”
For the uninitiated, Rust is an open-world survival recreation that places a focal point on providing avid gamers entire freedom with how they manner their playthrough. Beginning out utterly bare and with just a rock, a torch, and your wits to depend on, you’ll need to craft and construct your method to good fortune as you engage with different avid gamers all competing for sources.