Double Eleven has confirmed Rust received’t be coming to PlayStation four this 12 months. I assume that shouldn’t be an enormous shock taking into account we now have simply 24 days left anyway.

The title initially launched on Steam in 2013 and developer Facepunch Studios has been teasing a console port since 2014. In a reveal at Xbox’s XO19 occasion, the sport was revealed for release in 2o20. That’s now not the case, although. After months of silence, writer Double Eleven has confirmed the sport continues to be coming to console. Unfortunately it positively received’t be launched this 12 months as they take “a bit longer to get it right”. The writer mentioned:

Why have we been so quiet for thus lengthy? The world of video games dev is a fickle beast; you by no means have the complete image up entrance and the event course of typically turns into extra of a journey of discovery when bringing a PC title to console. As a lot as partaking with gamers is extraordinarily vital, we consider it additionally needs to be significant and as we’ve been working away behind the scenes, we haven’t felt able to share something with you but.

As an organization in 2020, a 12 months that has introduced very difficult occasions for a lot of, we’ve felt very lucky to have the ability to hold doing what we love. We’ve at all times had some distant staff however transferring your entire firm residence to maintain everybody secure has introduced challenges as we’ve discovered new methods to work with one another within the new regular that this 12 months had in retailer for us.

Rust is a survival recreation that strands gamers on an island the place assets are restricted. There’s the chilly, starvation and thirst to beat. The drawback is the island itself isn’t the one hazard. The recreation’s multiplayer mode can pit gamers towards one another with the loser changing into meals for the victor. Alternatively, gamers can kind an uneasy alliance and kind a structured township. More data on the sport will hopefully be launched subsequent 12 months because the staff “edge closer” to having the ability to share information with gamers.

[Source: Double Eleven]