Metro Exodus Delayed Until Q1 2019; New Gameplay Coming at E3

Metro Exodus Delayed Until Q1 2019; New Gameplay Coming at E3

Metro Exodus is the third title in the series and has players go on a cross-country journey through post-apocalyptic Russian Federation sometime after the end of World War III. The post-apocalyptic shooter, set in a world where many humans have been forced to live underground, looked to place more of a focus on the world above ground, and was shown off with a demo that appeared to be heavily scripted. Their latest financial report simply says "we are all looking forward to Deep Silver's next key release, Metro Exodus, now expected in Q1 2019".

In its press release, THQ Nordic did not provide a rationale or explanation for why the game was delayed.

The news comes via THQ Nordic, who - after acquiring Koch Media - now own publishers Deep Silver.

While it's noted that "this will be disappointing news for fans that had hoped to play the game this year", the statement adds that "you will appreciate the results that this additional development time and new release date will bring".

On a lighter note, the developer confirmed that we'll see more of Metro Exodus at next months E3 in Los Angeles with some brand new gameplay from a never seen before environment to be showcased during the expo.

We just have to wait for the fair in Los Angeles to be able to see Metro Exodus again in action, the game is now awaited for the beginning of 2019 on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox One X, PS4 Pro and Windows PC.

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