Take Two CEO Comments On Red Dead Redemption 2 Delay



Red Dead Redemption 2 is one of the most highly anticipated titles of 2018. The game however has been delayed a number of times much to the fans dismay.

Yet regardless of the delay it still holds a special place in many gamers hearts and it is very likely that Rockstar will once again deliver an amazing game and will not let it’s fans down. With this in mind during a recent earnings call Take Two CEO Strauss Zelnick commented on the games delay.

“While we had hoped to have the game out sooner, we require a little extra time for polish,” the developer said. “We sincerely thank you for your patience and hope that when you get to play the game, you will agree the wait will have been worth it.”

“We’ve said repeatedly, we’ve put our money where it matters and the entire focus of this organization is on delivering high-quality entertainment experiences of any kind”, Zelnick said. “And more often than not we feel proud that we’re able to do that.”

He further went on to say that he was extremely confident in Red Dead Redemption 2 and its new release date:

“All of our labels are focused on releasing the title when they reach that apex of effort and perfection. And in this instance, Rockstar Games thought more polish was required and naturally we’re in favor of that decision. The date of October 26 is set, and I’m confident that will be the release date and incredibly excited about it.”

Sure Red Dead Redemption 2 may have been delayed, but its evident that Rockstar will work out all the bugs and the kinks before giving the fans a final product which is perfect both in terms of story and gameplay.

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