Project CARS Has Been Delayed Once Again
Project CARS has been delayed once more and will now release in May, Slightly Mad Studios has announced.
The upcoming racing simulation was originally pegged for release in November last year, but was then pushed to March in order to give the team more time to polish off content. Studio boss Ian Bell has stated that the game is “99.9%” complete. However, small issues and bugs came up that prevents the game to meet its May deadline.
“Despite our long heritage and pedigree in making critically-acclaimed racing games, Project CARS is by far the grandest and most intricately detailed of them all,” he said in a press release.
“Despite therefore the game being 99.9% complete, the remaining 0.1% attending to small issues and bugs has been tricky to anticipate. We’re absolutely dedicated to delivering a ground-breaking experience and by targeting mid-May fans can be assured that’s what they’ll receive.”
At the end of his statement, Bell apologized fans for the continuous delays and thanked them for their support and patience on the matter. He mentioned that there are high expectations from Project CARS and his team is doing everything to make sure they doing disappoint fans.
“Project CARS is going to be an exciting new contender in the simulation racing space and we firmly believe gamers deserve it to be in its most complete and polished state when they come to play it on day one.”
As a token of apology, there will be “some free content” made available for all players from day one. At the moment the content has not been revealed but the developer has promised to unveil it soon.
Project CARS is in development for the PS4, Xbox One and PC.