According to a brand new report by Game Luster (through ResetEra), Ubisoft has needed to restart Skull & Bones improvement from scratch for a second time. If true, this spells doom not only for the online game, but additionally for Ubisoft Singapore as a result of that is the primary improvement effort led by the studio.
Skull & Bones was first revealed in 2017 and has undergone a collection of improvement troubles since then. Meanwhile, the Singapore studio – like its proprietor – has been within the information for all of the incorrect causes, together with the removal of its boss Hugues Ricour, who was accused of misconduct. Multiple girls accused the chief of sexual harassment in addition to unprofessional and dangerous conduct.
Game Luster has been unable to ascertain if the most recent improvement rumor has any hyperlinks to Ricour’s departure and the continuing points inside Ubisoft, however claims that Skull & Bones “was brought back to the drawing room table and had to begin work from the ground up” across the identical time as Ricour’s ousting.
Game Luster’s supply additionally claims that Skull & Bones‘ new alpha build resembles Microsoft’s Sea of Thieves, and “uses a first-person POV when in the ship but turns to third-person when you exit the ship.” Apparently, the sport is in very early levels of improvement, which falls consistent with the current information that Skull & Bones will most likely launch as late as 2023.
At this level, many understandably marvel if Skull & Bones will ever see the sunshine of day. As ordinary, we’ll replace our readers when now we have extra data.
[Source: Game Luster]