One of the most controversial games of all to be released in 2021 was undoubtedly Six Days in Fallujah, a game that received quite a bit of political criticism and has even been accused of being “a game simulator. murder of Muslims ”. After denying it at first, they finally recognized from the study that indeed, this war shooter will have political overtones, which no doubt aroused the interest of many fans of the genre, who will have to wait a little longer to be able to play it. that Highwire Games decided to postpone it until 2022.
This delay will not be small, because according to what they say, currently the approximate launch window is nothing less than the last quarter of next year.
They need more resources
“It has become clear that recreating these high quality true stories requires more staff, capital and time than we had,” said Peter Tamte, CEO of Victura, editor of Six Days in Fallujah, in an official note. “Doubling down on our squad is just one of the many things we do to make sure Six Days in Fallujah brings new types of tactics and emotional depth to military shooters. “
Tamte is precisely the visible leader of a project that has raised quite a bit of suspicion, as he himself received funding from nothing less than the CIA, which drew criticism and called the game ” recruitment tool ”. However, the study was quick to assert itself to deny the accusations, assuring that everyone who collaborated in the game – former US servicemen and even Iraqi civilians – did so independently.
Designed by a Marine seriously injured in battle and developed by a team with the help of over 100 Iraqi Marines, soldiers and civilians, Six Days in Fallujah mixes documentation and gameplay to recreate authentic stories from the Second Battle of Fallujah in 2004, ”reads the official description of the game.“ The game aims to give players an in-depth understanding of urban warfare through the stories of military and civilians. Six Days in Fallujah is developed for Victura by Highwire Games, a study conducted by people who have worked on Halo and Destiny ”.
With that, the Battle of Six Days in Fallujah leaves us at the end of 2022, and will appear on PS4, Xbox One, PS5, Xbox Series and PC.
Source : Sixdays.com