Ubisoft have apparently aborted plans for a sequel to Immortals Fenyx Rising, in accordance with a report on VGC. They cite “a number of growth sources” who, talking anonymously, say that the venture was scrapped earlier this month.
Immortals Fenyx Rising was developed by Ubisoft Quebec, who have been apparently additionally engaged on its sequel. Previous to Immortals, the studio was chargeable for growth on Murderer’s Creed Odyssey.
Ubisoft have seemingly scrapped a number of initiatives prior to now twelve months. In January, they cancelled three unannounced video games and deserted “group battle area” Venture Q. Final July they cancelled Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Frontline, Splinter Cell VR and two unannounced video games. The cancellations got here amid what Ubisoft known as “worsening macroeconomic situations” and an trade shift “in direction of mega-brands and long-lasting titles”, main the French writer in direction of “elevated cautiousness”.
As regards to a Immortals Fenyx Rising sequel, an Ubisoft spokesperson informed VGC the corporate “doesn’t touch upon rumours or hypothesis.” It is value retaining in thoughts that no Immortals sequel was ever formally introduced, though it was rumoured, and so there isn’t any have to ‘formally’ cancel it both.
Alice B favored the unique in her Immortals Fenyx Rising assessment in 2020, calling it “a enjoyable, family-friendly, imaginative motion recreation that may get a bit grindy.” It acquired DLC the next yr that traded Greek myths for Chinese language mythology.