According to Niko Partners analyst Daniel Ahmad, Ubisoft announced that Far Cry 6 was postponed to after April 2021 in its last financial report. The game was originally scheduled for February 18, 2021.
Ubisoft says the delay is due to the difficulties created by the coronavirus pandemic. Thus, Far Cry 6 will arrive in the next fiscal year, which runs from April 2021 to March 2022. Rainbow Six Quarantine it is also scheduled for the same period.
In the report, the company detailed what will arrive this quarter (Q3) and the next (Q4). That is, between October, November and December we will have Watch Dogs Legion (arrived today), Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, Just Dance 2021 e Immortals: Fenyx Rising. In January, February and March 2021 we will have Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time Remake e Riders Republic.
In addition to the release dates, some company figures in this report:
- Rainbow Six Siege has 65 million registered players;
- 100 million unique active players across all the company’s platforms and games;
- Assassin’s Creed franchise continues to sell well;
- PC is the most profitable platform in the second fiscal quarter for Ubisoft, with PS4 in second. However, considering the whole year, the PS4 leads.