Despite protests going in the opposite direction, Skybound Entertainment – the company that owns the very important license of The Walking Dead – has canceled its contract with Starbreeze Studios, canceling the console release of Overkill's The Walking Dead and making it uncertain the future of the published PC version. .
"We did our best to work with Starbreeze and solve many gaming issues, but Overkill's The Walking Dead did not meet our standards or the quality we were promised," said the company in a declaration. "We are extremely sorry for our fans and share their disappointment with the game. We remain committed to providing our fans with the highest quality content possible, and we will continue to look for other video game options for IP." "
This news comes just a week after customers announced the cancellation of their console pre-orders, forcing the publisher 505 Games to respond on social networks.
We just wanted to clarify the position on OVERKILL's The Walking Dead on console and confirm that the game was not canceled, but that development is underway. We will share other news as soon as possible.February 20, 2019
As for the PC version, available worldwide since November 2018, Starbreeze Studios – which declared bankruptcy at the end of last year – warned the players that he is about to start disappearing from Steam soon.
"As a result, the product is expected to be withdrawn soon from new purchases on Steam.Starbreeze and Skybound are in discussion about the agreement and Starbreeze is trying to solve the problem in order to find an amicable solution with the ambition of finish delivering season two of the game, as previously stated, "said Starbreeze in a declaration.
The situation as a whole is more messy than a zombie armpit, but it seemed inevitable since, in a recent interview, an anonymous developer said that "everyone knew it was going to turn on the tank" and that "no matter how much we would do our best to do it, we would have had a heckle, no matter how much you polish a poop, He was always a dung He was never able to do better than where he was He was always hacked in. Everything that was done there was – hack and let's organize it together. There was not much hope for most people, and what hope there was little was dead in the end. "
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