The Division 2 New Game Mode and Season Update Delayed to 2022


Ubisoft Massive and Ubisoft Bucharest have delayed The Division 2 replace that features the upcoming new season, model new game mode, and its related content material till subsequent yr. The growth crew has performed so to “make sure we deliver this content on par with our vision.” Support for the game will proceed within the meantime regardless of the delay.

Having initially determined to finish post-launch content material for The Division 2, the event crew modified their minds after players voiced concerns. Back in March they introduced that new content material would come with a game mode that’s “entirely new to the franchise,” in addition to a brand new development system and new season. All of this was due to arrive by the tip of 2021 however that’s not the case.

The crew’s assertion on the delay in full reads:

Earlier this yr, we shared our dedication to proceed to assist The Division 2 and work with new companions inside Ubisoft to carry on enhancing the game expertise for all our gamers. Since then, our crew has been exhausting at work to develop thrilling new content material with a brand new game mode in addition to important endgame modifications & options.

While plans had been nonetheless being actively mentioned at that time, it was crucial for us to provide you with some early insights about what would come subsequent for the game. Since then, we made varied iterations on the plans and actively challenged ourselves not to compromise on high quality and ambitions for this new content material. This title Update shall be certainly one of our most bold to date.

We stay assured that this content material will deliver an thrilling expertise to our gamers and pave the best way for the way forward for The Division 2 with future title updates coming in 2022. That being mentioned, and to be certain we ship this content material on par with our imaginative and prescient, we’ve got made the choice to transfer our new season, game mode and related content material launch to February 2022.

This extra time will permit our passionate growth crew to ship the very best quality for this new content material. Of course, we’ll within the meantime proceed to assist the game and work on most urgent stay points.

There are nonetheless no particulars on any of this new content material, however The Intelligence Annex initiative will return and element key options and modifications on a month-to-month foundation. The first episode is due to run on Thursday, October 28, and will clarify the Specialization Revamp. These will run till the brand new Season, new game mode, and related content material shall be revealed in January 2022.

In the meantime they detailed extra rapid future plans for The Division 2. When Season 7 ends in December, an in-game occasion will reintroduce player-favorite world occasions, solely this time with new rewards and an attire occasion. More info shall be approaching these quickly.