Ubisoft just delayed two of its major releases planned for early 2021. Both Far Cry 6 and Rainbow Six Quarantine were included in Ubisoft’s next fiscal year, which begins in April 2021. The company said both titles will be released in sometime between April and September next year .
The games were delayed “to realize their full potential in a context of production challenges caused by COVID-19 ,” Ubisoft’s Yves Guillemot said in a press release.
The original release date for Far Cry 6 was for February 18, 2021, while Rainbow Six Quarantine did not have a specific date, but was scheduled for this fiscal year, sometime before March 31, 2021.
“While we know that everyone is eager to get their hands on Far Cry 6,” reads a tweet from the game’s official account, “we want to inform you that they have given us more time to allow us to make this the game they aspire to play. at the same time that we focus on the well-being of our teams given this unprecedented global context ”.
Therefore, the Ubisoft titles that are included in this fiscal year (March 31, 2021), are now Watch Dogs Legion, Just Dance 2021, Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, and Immortals Fenix Rising. Also, the first quarter of next year now consists solely of the Prince of Persia remake: The Sands of Time and Riders Republic.