Rust arrived in 2018, but it was not until December 2020 that his popularity took off on the networks. With increasing success in Steam, console gamers PS4 and Xbox One they wonder when the console version will arrive. Is there a release date on the horizon?
Double Eleven, publisher of Rust, published last month a release in which he updated the current state of the expected version of consoles. Rust for PS4 and Xbox One planned a launch for the end of 2020, but for various reasons it had to be delayed until 2021.
A problematic development
“We love making great games and bringing them to new audiences, but that sometimes means taking a little longer to do as well as we have planned.” can be read in the statement. “This comes at the cost of the disappointment and confidence of those who were eager to play it.”
The time that Double Eleven passed without communicating anything about the console version of Rust It was extensive, and in this statement the reason was clarified: “The world of video game development is a fickle beast. You never have the big picture up front and the development process often becomes more of a journey of discovery. “ mentions, in reference to port of PC to consoles PS4 and Xbox One. “We haven’t felt ready to share anything with you yet.”
On the other hand, there is talk of the health crisis that the world suffered, something that affected all industries to a more or less extent. However, for the development team it was not such a big impact: “We have always had some remote workers” expresses the statement. “But moving the entire company home to keep everyone safe has presented challenges.” clarifies.
What’s the release date for Rust on PS4 and Xbox One consoles?
So, What is the release date of Rust on consoles PS4 and Xbox One? Its developers apologize for the delay and assure that there will be news in the first months of 2021, although without anticipating a launch window for the expected survival video game.
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