Terrible news for Star Wars gamers. The long-awaited Star Wars Jedi: Survivor, which was to be released on March 17, 2023, has suffered a delay in its arrival and the adventures of Cal Kestis and BD-1 will have to wait a little longer.
According to an official statement from Electronic Arts and on behalf of LucasFilm and Respawn Entertainment, the development studio behind the video game, the sequel to Jedi: Fallen Order will arrive on PlayStation 5 (PS5), Xbox Series S and Series X and at computers on April 28, that is, six weeks later than expected.
The text is signed by director Stig Asmussen, who explained the reason for the extra waiting time: quality assurance. According to the report of MeriStationthe team works to polish the game in general with stability, performance and bug fixes, among other things.
The statement in Spanish
“For the past three years, the Jedi team here at Respawn have poured their hearts and souls into Star Wars Jedi: Survivor, and we’re proud to say that the next chapter in the Cal Kestis story is complete. We are now fully focused on the final stage: bug fixes to improve performance, stability, polishing and most importantly the player experience.Stig begins.
“Jedi: Survivor is a direct response to feedback from our community, offering expansive destinations to explore, evolved combat and traversal, and of course, the continuation of Cal and BD’s story. Making this game has really made us a better team and we’ve pushed ourselves on every level to make this the Star Wars sequel our fans have come to expect from Respawn and Lucasfilm Games.”.
The director confirmed the new release date: “In order for the team to hit Respawn’s quality bar, give the team the time it needs, and reach the level of polish our fans deserve, we’ve added a crucial six weeks to our release schedule: Star Wars Jedi: Survivor will now release globally on April 28”.
Star Wars Jedi: Survivor is an action and platform game, which was released last May. It will take place five years after the events of Jedi: Fallen Order. and in the game’s first trailer we got to see fugitive Jedi Cal Kestis proving that he’s no longer just any Padawan.