Larian Studio announced that the Xbox version of Baldur’s Gate 3 has encountered technical problems and does not have a specific release date.
Baldur’s Gate 3 is the latest game under development by Larian Studio, which is scheduled to be released on August 31, 2023 on PC and PlayStation 5 console. Now, this producer studio announced in a new statement that the game Baldur’s Gate 3 will not be released on the Xbox consoles on the announced date due to technical problems.
Mali CarrollLarian Studio’s director of public relations and communications explained on Reddit that Baldur’s Gate 3’s failure to release the Xbox version on the specified date has nothing to do with any possible exclusivity deal. But the creators of this game during the development with some technical problems regarding the split-screen cooperative game experience on Xbox Series X consoles. Xbox Series S are facing each other.
“Xbox players should know that we’ve heard their questions about whether they can expect to experience Baldur’s Gate 3 on their platforms,” Carroll explained. We’ve been developing the Xbox version of Baldur’s Gate 3 for a while now, but we’ve encountered some technical issues along the way, especially with co-op and split-screen usage. We’re still working on the Xbox version of Baldur’s Gate 3, but we’re not sure enough to announce it yet.
We don’t like to announce anything until we’re ready. Because we don’t want to get players’ hopes until we are sure about the release of that version.
There are no platform exclusivity agreements that prevent us from releasing Baldur’s Gate 3 on Xbox until a certain date. “In order to decide what other platforms to release the game on and when, we need to make sure that each release meets our standards and expectations.”
At the State of Play event, a new gameplay demo of Baldur’s Gate 3 was released, and the developers confirmed that the game will also be released on the PlayStation 5. We also know that the game will support cross-platform development and a split-screen co-op experience on the PS5 console. Baldur’s Gate 3 is currently available in Early Access on PC.
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