Sébastien Loeb Rally Evo Delayed until early 2016. Originally scheduled for release in Oct 2015 has now moved to sometime in Early 2016.
This doesn’t seem like a bad thing to me as it sounds as if Milestone is listening to their customers and maybe learning a few things from the very popular Dirt Rally followers on what we are really wanting in our Rally games. It looks the extra time might be put into developing a much better Rally experience then what we were originally seeing from Milestone. Take a look at the first gameplay trailer Milestone released. It actually got more thumbs down then thumbs up. 🙁
“Sébastien Loeb Rally EVO is the biggest project ever made by Milestone since now. We’ve decided to postpone it to focus more on t
Currently in development at Milestone studios in Italy, Sébastien Loeb Rally Evo will be available “Early 2016” on Xbox One, PlayStation®4 and PC/Steam
So I’m grateful for this delay for a couple of reasons. Number one SLRallyEvo really shouldn’t be released so close to the every popular Dirt Rally that is expecting a fall release. Number 2 is customers have clearly expressed they are not impressed with what they have seen so far from Milestone products this year. With the limited videos released on SLRallyEvo depicting super wide tracks, arcade like handling and bland looking graphics it’s no wonder for a delay. It all looked a little to rushed for most and I believe Milestone needs to have a really good hit with this one to regain some market share in the racing genre.
So what’s your thought on the delay? Post it up in the comments below.