The highly-anticipated western launch of Korean motion MMO Misplaced Ark has been pushed again to early 2022 after the staff reassessed the duties it wanted to finish earlier than the sport’s launch.
In a sport update posted to Lost Ark’s website, the staff defined the choice to push again the discharge got here after hours of labor on porting the sport into languages outdoors Korean, constructing the required server infrastructure, and making modifications after suggestions from gamers in the course of the video games Alpha take a look at.
“Whereas delving into all the nice suggestions and information generated by our Alpha and reviewing current modifications to the Korean model that we wish to embody in our launch, we found much more work that will likely be wanted to launch Misplaced Ark on the high-quality bar our gamers deserve,” the developer mentioned.
Beforehand, the sport had no firm release date, with its itemizing on Steam stating it might arrive on Dec. 31. The staff had anticipated it to launch someday within the fall.
Thankfully for many who don’t wish to wait so lengthy to check the sport out for themselves, there’ll nonetheless be closed beta testing from Nov. 4 to 9. You may achieve entry to this take a look at by pre-ordering Misplaced Ark’s Founder’s Pack or by signing up here for an opportunity to participate.
Whereas the delay is likely to be unhappy news to keen gamers, it might imply that Amazon Video games will ship the next high quality sport and another devoted port of the sport when it launches within the west early subsequent yr.
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