Despite protests opposite, Skybound Entertainment today – the company that owns the serious license for The Walking Dead – has killed its contract with Starbreeze Studios, interrupted the console release of Overkill's The Walking Dead and freeing the future future PC version uncertain.
"We did our best to work with Starbreeze and solve many problems we saw with the game, but ultimately overkill's The Walking Dead did not meet our standards, nor is it the quality we was promised, "said the company in a statement . "We are very sorry for our fans and share their disappointment in the game. We are still dedicated to giving our fans the highest quality content we can offer and will continue to look for alternative video game options for the IP." [1
We just wanted to clear the position at OVERKILL's The Walking Dead on the console and confirm that the game has not been canceled, purely deferred while the progress is underway. We will share additional news as soon as possible. February 20, 2019
As for the PC version that has been out in the world since November 2018, Starbreeze Studios – as bankruptcy late last year – has warned players that it probably will start to disappear from Steam soon.
"As a result, the product is expected to be removed from new purchases on Steam in the near future. Starbreeze and Skybound are in talks on the deal and Starbreeze is trying to solve the problem to find an amicable solution with the ambition to end and deliver. season two of the game as previously announced, "Starbreeze said in a statement .
The whole situation is more mundane than a zombi armhole, but one that seemed inevitable, as an anonymous developer said in a recent interview that "everyone knew it should think" how much we would push to do it as best we could, it got bad. No matter how much you polish a turd, it's still a dare. It never got better than where it was. It was always hacked. All that was done there was – let's hack it and put it together. There was not much hope for most people, and what little hope there was at the end of it. "
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