The XIII remake was originally announced back in April for a 2019 release, but it has been delayed till next year. The classic shooter was first released in 2003 on the PS2, PC, Xbox, Gamecube, and the remake is set update the game for a modern audience.
Though, no specific date within 2020 has been set for the game’s release. XIII will launch on the Nintendo Switch, PS4, Xbox One and PC in 2020.
“François Coulon”, Head of Production at publisher MicroÏds, announced in a press release that while they are “thrilled” with the work developer Playmagic has put into the game, “additional development time is needed to reach the level of polish we’re aiming for”.
The original XIII was published by Ubisoft and developed by Ubisoft Paris and Southend Interactive. It cast players as Thirteen, an amnesiac enigma accused of assassinating the president, who must discover who is he is and untangle the wider conspiracy he’s caught up in. As of now, a footage from the XIII remake hasn’t been released.