Back in May, it was introduced that The Lord of the Rings: Gollum could be launching on September 1st, 2022. While actually excellent news, it was clarified on the time that the Switch model would arrive “later in the year”, with no particular launch date hooked up to it.
Now, it has been confirmed that the game has been delayed on all platforms, probably pushing the Switch model again even additional. In an announcement by Daedalic Entertainment and NACON, they state:
Daedalic Entertainment and NACON wish to thank all gamers for his or her persistence and help to date. During the previous a number of years, the staff has been working laborious to share our imaginative and prescient of a outstanding story, set in a wide ranging world, crammed with magic and marvel. We are devoted to assembly our group’s expectations and uncovering the untold story of Gollum in a method that honors the imaginative and prescient of J.R.R. Tolkien.
That being stated, with a view to ship the very best expertise, we’ve determined to push the discharge of The Lord of the Rings: Gollum™ by a couple of months. We’ll update with an actual timing within the close to future.
So there you go; on the time of writing, there may be now no agency launch date for The Lord of the Rings: Gollum on any platform. What’s clear nonetheless, is that we most likely should not count on to see the game launch in 2022, and it is seemingly that the delay will push it into Spring 2023, or presumably even additional. As for the Switch model particularly, nicely, who is aware of… The writer confirmed the discharge would want extra work anyway, whatever the preliminary launch date. Now that the game has been delayed on all platforms, it is unclear once we’ll see it arrive on Switch. To quell fears of cancellation, nonetheless, Daedalic Entertainment reiterates in its announcement that the game will nonetheless be heading to Nintendo’s console.
What do you assume this announcement means for the Switch model of LOTR: Gollum? Do you assume it’s going to arrive concurrently the opposite platforms? Let us know!